Teaching Your Dog to Swim

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Does your dog know how to swim? If not, it’s a good idea for you to teach him. This is important for safety reasons, especially if you have a pool or spend a lot of time near the water. Of … Read More »

Respect Your Cat Day

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Did you know that March 28th is Respect Your Cat Day? Of course, kitties deserve—and often demand—respect every day. But how does one go about showing Fluffy the respect she is due? Well, while your kitty probably wouldn’t mind her … Read More »

Thanksgiving Care for Pets

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Thanksgiving is just around the corner! Your pet is a part of the family, and will be paying close attention to those delicious seasonal foods. Here, a Michigan City, IN vet discusses Thanksgiving care for pets. Food Your furry friend … Read More »

Taking Your Cat to the Groomer

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As you have probably noticed, cats are very, very good at grooming themselves. Kittens start cleaning themselves when they are about a month old. Fluffy’s beauty regime will keep her coat soft and smooth, and remove dirt, dead fur, and … Read More »

Clipping Your Dog’s Claws

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Does your canine pal make scratching noises when he crosses the floor? If so, your four-legged buddy may need a pawdicure! Read on as a local Michigan City, IN vet discusses clipping Fido’s claws. Dangers of Overgrown Nails Long nails … Read More »

DIY Pocket Pet Toys

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Do you have a gerbil, hamster, or Guinea pig for a pet? If so, you’ve picked a very cute little buddy! These smaller pets are very gentle and easy to care for, which makes them very popular choices for children’s … Read More »