Have We Seen Your Cat Lately?

During the spring, we see many dogs at the clinic for their annual heartworm/tick borne disease blood test, exams and vaccinations, and to pick up flea/tick and heartworm preventatives. But, have we seen your cat lately? Don’t forget that our feline friends need annual veterinary care, too. Even if you have an indoor only cat […]

Facts To Consider When Choosing A Dog For Your Home

Consider the adult size of the dog Will there be enough room in your home and/or yard when that cute little 10lb Labrador puppy becomes an 80lb tennis ball chasing maniac? Energy and Exercise Requirements “ When I was working in New York City, I helped to train a dog that would literally chew on […]


Dogs get Lyme disease from the deer tick (Ixodes scapularis) that can carry the organism Borrelia burgdorferi. Deer tick larva become infected with this organism when they take their first blood meal from an infected mammal, preferably the white-footed mouse. When the tick larva turn into nymphs in the spring time after being dormant over […]