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: Dogs

Parasite Control for Dogs

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


Immunization is important to ensure your dog has adequate protection from diseases that can be life threatening. We provide appropriate vaccinations in our wellness packages and base our vaccine recommendations on vaccination history and exposure risk. Our vaccinations protect from the following diseases. More Information Vaccinations for Dogs Vaccination Guidelines (AAHA)


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 dog. 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 […]

Nutrition & Weight Management

The nutrient profile required by a adult dog is quite different compared to a puppy or senior, and can be further influenced by dental disease, obesity, and medical concerns such as periodontal disease or allergies. A pregnant female dog will need a food approved for growth, especially once she is nursing as this place’s a […]


How do I prepare my dog for the arrival of a new baby? A new arrival in the home is often very exciting and a very busy time for everyone. Many dogs can find this change confusing and become stressed or anxious (it is important to recognize these signs and do not assume they are […]

Grooming How-To’s

We will be adding more information here soon! How-to-tips Bathing Your Dog Nail Trims: Free for all Plan members at each examination visit, as well as a free demo. Brushing: Choosing the Right Grooming Tool

Microchipping Your Dog

Microchipping your dog 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. A microchip is placed just under the loose skin at the back of the neck using a needle, […]


Annual wellness examinations are important for all dogs. Our veterinarians will do a nose-tail examination of your dog to assess overall health and check for any subtle signs of illness. This includes a body condition assessment as well as a visual dental evaluation. We aim to make the visit as pleasant and stress-free as possible. […]