ContinuingEducation

Continuing Education

Did you know that Texas veterinarians are required to complete 17 hours of continuing education per year? Licensed veterinary technicians are required to take 10 hours. Last month, our whole staff attended the America Veterinary Medical Association convention that was held in San Antonino. We are all eager to find out about new ways to help our patients lead a healthy life and make that …

Purina Pro Plan – Bright Mind

Purina Pro Plan Bright Mind promotes alertness and mental sharpness in dogs age 7+. If your dog is showing signs of less interaction and activity with you, he may be dealing with decreased cognitive health in the brain. That is exactly why Bright Mind was developed – to promote memory, attention, and trainability. Made with real chicken as the first ingredient, it’s …

Importance of Microchipping your Pet

By: Jessica Gonzales Microchipping is important for you and your pet. Being reunited with them if they are ever lost is easier if they have a microchip.  In 2011, I acquired Beuford from my aunt and uncle. They were unable to keep him because they were moving. As soon as I got him I brought him in and made sure …

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Bluebonnets and Rattlesnakes

By Miranda Sevier April showers bring May flowers, and in Texas that means seeing bluebonnets blooming in fields and along roadsides, but with the recent rains flowers are blossoming sooner. At the entrance of the subdivision where I live, there are fields on either side where hundreds of bluebonnets grow every spring. There are many times that I have driven …

FEBRUARY-Dental Product Discount

Dual-Enzyme System toothpaste formulated for dogs and cats to provide natural antibacterial action and to inhibit the formation of plaque. Also acts quickly to help eliminate mouth odors. *We carry it in Poultry and Vanilla Mint. Daily toothbrushing is the best at-home method for maintaining good dental health for cats and dogs. Virbac offers a complete line of specially designed …

PET OBESITY

While some pets are obviously pudgy, many people are surprised to learn from the veterinarian that their pet is overweight. The consequences are much like those we deal with ourselves: joint disease, breathing difficulties, diabetes, and a shortened lifespan. Experts estimate that at least 50% of dogs and cats in America are overweight or obese. A full evaluation by your …