Acupuncture is a treatment that injects thin, fine needles into the skin at specific pressure points to cure various physical and mental problems. Veterinarian experts believe the treatment stimulates the nervous system.
As pet owners, we don’t intend to have to leave our animals in the care of anyone else. However, sometimes circumstances arise where we have to entrust someone else with our furry friend for a few days or more. This could be for a business trip, a family vacation, or even a little stay in the hospital.
Just like older humans, our senior pets can start to develop health problems as they age. Sometimes these health problems accelerate and can eventually end of their life. As loving and responsible pet owners, we need to do what we can to keep our animals comfortable and calm at the end of their days.
With warmer weather on the horizon, it’s time to get the hiking boots, mountain bikes, and backpacks ready for action. But what about our four-legged best friends’ gear? The most important piece of gear you can add to your collection this season is a Canine First Aid Kit.
As the weather warms and we become more “outdoorsy” again, our dogs are naturally going to want to accompany us on more walks, hikes, or other adventures. One of the more common presenting complaints we see at Evergreen Animal Hospital this time of year is limping, or other forms of apparent pain. Let’s examine a few of the more common causes.
Veterinary cold laser therapy has been gaining popularity among pet owners in Evergreen, CO in recent years. An increasing number of pet owners are discovering its benefits for pet healthcare. Similar to complementary treatments such as massage therapy and acupuncture, cold laser therapy can provide a wide range of benefits.
Owning a pet means that you may need to deal with some unexpected occurrences. From peeing on your new rug to chewing your favorite shoes, you might find yourself groaning in frustration.
Yes, dogs need dental care. Oral health is as vital for our canine friends as it is for humans. Just like humans, dogs develop plaque and tartar formed by food particles that stick on their teeth.
With changing aspens and cooler temperatures come the beginning of the holiday season. First up is the spookiest time of the year—Halloween.
Spaying or neutering your pet may be a hard decision to make, but it is crucial for its benefits. Spaying or neutering benefits your pet both medically and behaviorally.