• Pets As Presents: To Gift or Not to Gift
    December 12, 2019

    Pets As Presents: To Gift or Not to Gift

    The holidays are upon us, and you may be getting giddy at the idea of adopting a wonderful pet to give to the animal lover in your life. Before you steam ahead, take some time to reflect on making pets as presents a part of your holiday season.

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  • The Grief That Comes After the Loss of a Pet
    November 14, 2019

    The Grief That Comes After the Loss of a Pet

    Interestingly – though not surprisingly for those of us who have experienced it – the scientific community is finding is that the loss of a pet is equal to that of human loss.

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  • Pet Diabetes: Early Detection & Successful Management Have Positive Effects
    October 10, 2019

    Pet Diabetes: Early Detection & Successful Management Have Positive Effects

    All animals are unique in the ways they behave, but there are generally tell-tale signs that something’s amiss. Sure, pets may try to hide symptoms of illness or injury, but there’s no mistaking excessive thirst and increased urination in our four-legged friends.

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  • What's Up, Weirdo? Decoding Strange Feline Behavior
    September 19, 2019

    What's Up, Weirdo? Decoding Strange Feline Behavior

    Cats make great pets, but not because they’re normal. Cats keep strange hours, do some pretty weird things (when they’re not sleeping), and keep us guessing from one moment to the next.

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  • A Stinky Situation: Dogs Who Eat Poop
    August 14, 2019

    A Stinky Situation: Dogs Who Eat Poop

    Dogs who eat poop aren’t that uncommon, and the veterinarians at Advantage Veterinary Center want you to know that you probably shouldn’t worry too much.

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  • Fighting a Frequent Feline Foe: Kidney Disease in Cats
    July 18, 2019

    Fighting a Frequent Feline Foe: Kidney Disease in Cats

    When kidney disease in cats occurs, some or all of the roles of the kidneys are not sufficiently fulfilled.

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  • Summer Scares: Dealing with Noise Anxiety in Pets
    June 12, 2019

    Summer Scares: Dealing with Noise Anxiety in Pets

    Thunderstorm season and the 4th of July are quickly approaching – a time of year that many pet owners dread.

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