All pet parents need to be aware of the dangers of a hot summer to the pet. However, when it comes to our senior pets, the hot weather may present a more serious risk to their health. Your senior furry family member will thank you for taking the time to go through these summer senior tips!
As we get into the warmer months it is common to find more fleas about. We commonly see pets who are itchy and it can be flea related in summer. Fleas can multiply rapidly with one adult flea able to lay over 2000 eggs.
Hyperthyroidism is a common disease of older cats, causing weight loss, excessive drinking and often a ravenous appetite. Many owners confuse these signs with ageing, not realising that Hyperthyroidism is a disease that can be successfully treated.
Halloween is a time to have fun and let your imagination run wild, also to eat yourself sick on chocolate and lollies. It is important that while we are having fun, we remain mindful of our furry family members and keep them safe and out of trouble.
You may often hear and see the term parasites and parasite protection when it comes to your furry family member. The term refers to the pesky critters than can infest your pet if their treatment is not up to date. Get to know the parasites that your pet is at risk from and learn how to properly protect them.