Zoonotic Diseases

A zoonotic disease is any infection that can be transmitted between humans and animals, either from direct contact, indirect contact, or shared environmental exposure. More Information Zoonotic Diseases: Cats

Parasite Control for Kittens

Kittens can carry intestinal parasites that have a potential to affect themselves and also people. The classic intestinal parasites include roundworm (most common), hookworms and tapeworms. It is important to remember to regularly give deworming to kittens as recommended by your veterinarian. Please notify us of any travel plans or hunting habits as this can […]

Kitten Vaccinations

Vaccinations are intended to protect your kitten from infectious diseases that can cause serious health problems or potentially be fatal. Vaccinations are not a one time thing – they require boosters to ensure that the levels of antibodies are high enough to protect from these diseases. The timing of vaccinations is crucial; your kitten should be vaccinated […]


It can be fun to travel with our pets.  Our travel checklist is a great way to check that you have remembered appropriate supplies and paperwork.  If travelling to a different country, be sure to check their rules and pet specific requirements that may be required at the boarder. Also, be sure to let us […]

Pet Insurance

Medical care for an illness and unexpected emergencies can be costly. There are many options available to help owners insure affordable care for their kitten. We recommend that you review the different options and different pet insurance companies to know what is available. If you are interested in pet insurance, it is best to make […]

Spaying and Neutering

We generally perform the majority of our spay and neutering procedures for kittens at 6 months of age, unless there are particular health or breed concerns. Please feel free to contact us for an appointment, or if you are struggling with the decision of whether to neuter your pet. Spaying Spaying your pet has many benefits. […]

Nutrition & Weight Management

Kittens grow up quick and often have abundant energy!  It is important to feed kittens an appropriate diet that will meet all their growth and energy demands. Kittens have different nutritional needs than adults as they require a higher need for energy, protein, fat, and minerals. Further it is important to monitor the overall body […]

Microchipping Your Kitten

Microchipping your kitten is the best form of identification as it is permanent and tamper proof. A microchip is a tiny transponder, about the size of a grain of rice that is encoded with a unique identification number. It is placed just under the loose skin at the back of the neck using a needle, and […]

Grooming How-To’s

It is a great idea to get kittens familiar to grooming procedures such as nail trims, brushing and ear cleaning. It is important to make this a positive and rewarding experience to minimize any fear or anxiety with these activities. CATS AND THEIR NAILS Nail Trimming This can be done at home if you choose, […]

Kitten FAQ

What is the best way to take my cat to the vet? We love the hard sided carriers that can easily open from the top and front, and can be taken apart from the middle. It can help to acclimatize your kitten/cat to the carrier and vehicle from a young age. Leaving the carrier in […]