1. 10 Great Ways For Your Dog To Get Exercise – Part 2

    Hello, and welcome back to our blog here at VetCare Pet Clinic. This is part two of our blog series on exercising your dog. Last time, we talked about running, camping, flyball, exercise courses, and hiking. This time, we’ll cover several more forms of exercise. In the meantime, if you need a pet clinic for your dog, don’t hesitate to schedule an appointment with VetCare Pet Clinic. Go hunting…Read More

  2. 10 Great Ways For Your Dog To Get Exercise

    If there’s one thing your veterinarian never stops telling you, it’s that your dog needs his/her exercise! We all love our dogs and want what’s best for them, but sometimes we get sidetracked or have such a busy schedule that we aren’t able to take them out for their daily walk. Although letting them out in the backyard to run around and go to the bathroom is a must, wouldn’t you love to…Read More

  3. Signs Your Dog Is Getting Sick

    It’s easy to tell if a human is sick: we cough, we wheeze, are constantly sniffing and we’re likely very vocal about “catching a cold” or about “the sickness that’s going around”. However, dogs aren’t able to talk about their condition, so how can we tell if they’re sick? In this blog, we’re going to talk about several ways you’ll be able to tell if your dog is sick or gettin…Read More

  4. When To Buy Prescription Dog Food

    Sometimes the most difficult thing about owning a dog is knowing what food they need or want. Some dogs don’t react well to food that they aren’t used to, but knowing dogs, it usually ends up being the food they like the most. Most people tend to try several brands and once they find one that sits well with their dog’s stomach, they stick with it. Although this is more convenient for the own…Read More

  5. When to Bring Your Dog to Emergency Animal Clinic

    Emergency animal clinics can be expensive, and it’s never fun getting up at 3 in the morning to rush your dog anymore for no reason. That’s why it’s important to know whether your dog’s condition is a true emergency and really needs medical attention. To be quite honest, some conditions can wait until the next day until your dog’s normal veterinarian office opens. This includes diarrhea,…Read More

  6. Separation Anxiety in Dogs

    If your pup is a little bit more destructive than usual when you leave the home—or even just the room—you might be dealing with a case of separation anxiety. This usually manifests itself as behavioral issues when you are not around, including chewing apart furniture, clawing at walls or doors, barking, whining, and attempting to escape from their crate. However, there is a difference between …Read More

  7. Prevent Your Cat From Scratching Your Furniture

    You brought home your cat, and everything is going great. You have even brought them in to see the veterinarians at VetCare Pet Clinic! However, now that your furry friend is getting comfortable in your home, you’ve found that they are scratching up your furniture. How do you get them to stop without removing their claws altogether? We recommend following these steps: Deter, displace, and dull. …Read More

  8. What Does Catnip Do to Cats?

    If your cat is a big catnip fan, they aren’t alone! Many cats flip when they have the opportunity to play with a catnip toy or are exposed to the plants. However, if your cat does not react to catnip the same way other cats do, don’t be alarmed. This is more common than you may think. If you have brought home a toy to your cat that was loved and played with regularly - and then, all of a sudde…Read More

  9. Importance of Spaying and Neutering Your Pet

    Did you know that deciding to spay or neuter your pet is one of the best things you can do for your furry friend’s health? Not only does it help with population control, but it can also prevent common diseases and behavioral issues. Read on to learn more from the Garden Grove spay and neuter experts at VetCare! Homeless Pets are Everywhere Unfortunately, there are homeless animals just about any…Read More

  10. Benefits of Microchipping your pet.

      As we all go through our daily lives, we encounter less than desireable occurrences. One of those problems that we might run into with our family is that the family pet had escaped from the home while you were all gone at work and school. Believe it or not, this is a highly frequent occurrence, and many families end up having pets that are repeat offenders. If this story sounds all too fami…Read More