Jul 19

Dog and Cat Body Condition Score: What You Should Know

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Have you heard of a body condition score for dogs and cats? It’s a scale that is commonly used by veterinarians and other professionals to rate the overall condition of a pet as it pertains to weight and nutrition. Though this might sound dull, it actually is a great way for pet owners to... Read More >
Jun 29

7 Dog Grooming Hacks That Will Make You and Your Pup Much Happier

Dog grooming is a necessity that most dogs just don’t enjoy. They think they smell just fine! Sure, the brushing feels nice, but the bath? The nail trims? What if they get an ear infection from water getting stuck in their ears? Don’t sweat it. With these dog grooming hacks, the whole... Read More >
Jun 02

June is Adopt A Shelter Cat Month!

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Adopt a cat (or two) this month from a shelter or rescue in the Charlotte area! There are lots of reasons to adopt a new furry friend, but this time of year tends to see shelters and rescues at or near max capacity with cats in need of homes making it a critical time to save lives from... Read More >
May 17

Healthy Dog Treats Aren’t Just for Overweight Dogs

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Healthy dog treats are a great way to help an overweight dog slim down, but they are also great for ALL dogs as a nutritional boost! There are lots of fresh, low-calorie snacks right in your refrigerator that pack a nutrition punch. They can help tame midday snack cravings or serve as... Read More >
Apr 25

What Kind of Dog Should I Get?

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What kind of dog should you get? Choosing the right dog for your family might seem a bit daunting given all the choices there are. We have some points to consider to help you make the best decision for your family and your lifestyle. Dog Breeds When you picture your favorite breed, what is it... Read More >
Apr 11

It’s Tick Season in Charlotte, NC

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Did you know that a tick can increase its weight by 100 times during the 8-12 days that it is attached and feeding from its host? It’s the return of tick season here in Charlotte, and that means that your entire family is at risk: four-legged and two-legged alike. Beyond the thought of having a... Read More >
Mar 17

Health Benefits of Spaying and Neutering Dogs and Cats

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Dogs and cats are more likely to be purrfectly healthy if they are spayed and neutered. You’ve heard it before. “Spay and neuter your pets!” There are several reasons why it’s important, but did you know that your pet’s health is a big one? The medical benefits of spaying and... Read More >
Feb 20

Kitten Fostering Workshop! March 11

Join us March 11 from 1-5pm for a workshop to learn how to foster homeless kittens! Kitten fostering! Have you ever considered fostering rescued kittens? It's incredibly rewarding, and with spring upon us, the need for people to help care for rescued kittens until they find their forever home... Read More >
Jan 20

What is Cold Laser Therapy?

K-Laser therapy is fast, painless, and completely non-invasive with GREAT results for pain management and accelerated healing. Cold laser therapy, also known as low-level light therapy or therapeutic laser, is a wonderful, non-invasive way to speed healing and manage pain in dogs and cats.... Read More >
Jan 12

Wounds, Burns, & Other Traumas: Pet First Aid

Dog & Cat First Aid: Wounds, Burns, & Other Traumas Among the most common of medical situations you may encounter with your dog or cat are wounds, burns, and other traumas. First aid for these is important and likely pretty familiar. Before we get into specifics, be sure you have read... Read More >