Why Dental Care Is Essential For Your Pets
Just like humans, pets can suffer from dental problems such as gum disease, tooth decay, and plaque buildup. In fact, dental disease is one of the most common problems seen in pets, with over 80% of dogs and cats over the age of three developing some form of dental disease.
How to Ring in the New Year With Your Pet
With loud noise makers, startling fireworks, and toxic treats and drinks all over the place, New Year’s celebrations are not exactly pet friendly. However, if you want to include your pet in the festivities, consider the following ideas for safely celebrating the new year with your furry friends.
5 Holiday Foods That Are Dangerous for Pets
While you might want to include your pets in every aspect of your holiday celebrations, it’s best not to feed them foods prepared for human consumption because many foods that are safe for people are actually dangerous for pets.
Caring for Your Senior Pet During Adopt a Senior Pet Month
November is National Adopt a Senior Pet Month, and we’re celebrating by helping all of our senior pet owners take better care of their elderly pets. With the right care and lifestyle modifications, senior pets can enjoy good health and lots of energy well into their golden years.
Why Choose a Mobile Veterinary Clinic? (Top 10 Benefits)
It used to be common practice for doctors to make house-call appointments, visiting their patients at home. Unfortunately, modern medicine has gotten away from this tradition, preferring to have patients come to a central clinic. In veterinary medicine, however, you still have the option of choosing a mobile veterinary practice that brings your pet’s care right to your doorstep.
We're Celebrating Pet Sitter Education Month
During Pet Sitter Education Awareness Month, Desert Paws Mobile Veterinary Clinic is working hard to ensure pet owners understand the difference between professional pet sitters and any other person you might ask to keep an eye on your pet while you’re away.
Is Telemedicine Right for Your Pet?
Telemedicine is a wonderfully convenient tool for a variety of veterinary situations including client education, medication refills, patient observation, post-operative follow-ups, appointment scheduling, and in some instances diagnosis and treatment. Call Desert Paws Mobile Vet Clinic today to schedule your appointment!
How to Keep Your Pet Hydrated in the Extreme Heat
The summer is here, and it is hotter and drier than ever which means your pets are at an increased risk of suffering from dehydration and heatstroke. So, it’s essential that you help them stay hydrated.