Summer Parasites

Summer brings with it an increased activity of parasites such as mosquitoes, fleas, and ticks. These insects can irritate your pet as well as carry diseases such as tapeworms, heartworms, and ehrlichiosis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and Lyme disease. Now is the time to start an integrative pest program using natural parasite control and minimal use of chemicals. Your holistic…

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Natural Therapies to Calm Anxious Pets This Summer

While summertime is a time to get together with friends and family, keep in mind that some pets are easily stressed by all of the activity. Summer also means thunderstorms in many areas of the country, as well as loud noises from outside parties. Some pets are easily stressed by any these activities, and I encourage you to consider using…

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Summer Travel

Traveling in the summer with your pet presents special challenges due to the change in weather. Make sure you bring plenty of fresh cool water on your trip, and make a few extra stops to allow your pet to go to the bathroom and rehydrate along the way. When your pet gets out of the car, keep him close by…

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