Category Archives: Pet care

Choosing a Dog Leash

Just about all dogs need a good, sturdy leash to take walks. If you’re new to dog ownership, you’ll have to choose one. Learn more about basic leash types here from your Lawrenceville, GA veterinarian. Standard Leash The vast majority of dogs will do just fine with a standard leash. These are usually between six

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Microchips 101

Keeping your pet properly identified is one of the best things you’ll ever do for them, and using a microchip is the easiest way to go about doing this. Below, your Lakeville, MN veterinarian goes over the basics. What’s a Microchip? A microchip is a tiny computer chip. A number is implanted on it electronically

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Why Your Cat Kneads

You’ve probably seen your cat knead—this maneuver involves an alternated pressing of the front paws into a soft object. Have you ever wondered why Fluffy does this? Learn more below from your Sun Prairie, WI vet. Napping Instinct Experts believe that the wild ancestors of our domesticated felines used kneading as a way to soften

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