From The Blog

Protect Your Dog’s Paws This Winter

The winter season can take a toll on your dogs’ sensitive paws. Constant exposure to snow, ice, and salt can result in dry, cracked, and even painful paw pads. Keep his or her feet safe all season long with these helpful tips from Animal Wellness Magazine. 1. Apply a Protective Paw Balm Before walks, apply […]

Chain of Hope Needs Our Help.

Do you know what Chain of Hope is? If the answer is no, it’s time to remedy that. Chain of Hope (CoH) is like a lot of local Kansas City area rescue organizations in that it’s run by some of the most compassionate people you’ll ever meet. People with huge hearts. But they’re also among […]

Essential Oils for Skin Care

Most abnormal skin conditions include some amount of inflammation or infection. Veterinarians are trained to utilize anti-inflammatory drugs and immunosuppressives to manage these conditions, but essential oils, some of which have been revered since biblical times, can be very effective and safe if utilized properly. Essential oil usage is often a choice now requested by […]

Considerations for an Itchy Pet

Pets with environmental allergies tend to suffer in the spring and fall, but what about dogs and cats who seem itchy regardless of the season? In those cases, it’s likely there’s something in the pet’s diet that’s causing the miserable itching. Pets with food allergies typically have symptoms such as itchy skin, skin and ear […]