Xylitol is extremely toxic to dogs and should be kept away from them at all times. Eating even a small amount can can result in life-threatening hypoglycemia.
With Thanksgiving upon us, we’d like to give you a friendly reminder that some Thanksgiving foods can be harmful to pets in your family and should be reserved for humans only.
Millions of Americans drive with their pets in the car daily. Most, especially dogs, are free to move around the vehicle, but this isn't safe. Safe travel with pets depends on them being "buckled up" just like any person.
Traveling with pets brings a variety of additional considerations and potential challenges, especially when flying. Advanced planning and preparation can prevent many unwanted surprises and make for a more enjoyable journey.
In 2018, there were 6 cases of bats with rabies in Washtenaw County. In November 2019, a pet cat tested positive for rabies in Oakland County. Be sure to have all of your dogs and cats vaccinated!
A puppy came to us whose owners had cropped its ears at home, without anesthetic. The tragic results raised questions about the practice of ear cropping.
Each year, veterinarians across the country see scores of pet injuries during this time of the year that could easily have been avoided. Pet owners should keep in mind that pets are creatures of habit and don't appreciate the exciting things that Halloween brings.
Wellness month is a perfect chance to provide a quick refresher on what your pets need to maintain optimal health.
Seasonal allergies can make life tough for your dog. Dr. Taryn Clark shares some tips on how to spot symptoms, what you can do to deal with allergies at home, and when you should get your veterinarian involved.
Michigan has many joys in the warmer months, but ticks are certainly not one of them. Lyme disease, carried by ticks, is a very real threat to both humans and our pets.