8 Steps to Successfully Brushing Your Pet’s Teeth

The words “dental health” cause anxiety for many people. And, why not? Visits to the dentist are stressful. The sounds of the drills, the anticipation of pain, and the price tag can all contribute to a negative experience. So, perhaps it’s easy to understand that pet owners may have the same negative feelings about their [...]

How to Pick the Right Medical Insurance Plan for Your Pet

If you’ve ever faced a pet health emergency or unexpected illness and struggled to pay for treatment, you aren’t alone. And, the experience may have prompted you to investigate pet health insurance. But, similar to human medical insurance, pet insurance can be confusing and overwhelming. Check out our list of questions to consider before choosing [...]

Avoiding Holiday Pitfalls in Pets

Delicious treats, glittering decorations, and reunions with beloved family and friends are a few highlights of this most wonderful time of the year. Being busy with coordinating celebrations may mean your pet’s holiday plans slide to the back of your mind, but that can lead to some dangerous circumstances. Plan appropriately this season to avoid [...]

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Veterinary Technicians: What Do They Do?

Veterinary Technicians: More Than Veterinary Nurses In human medicine, there are nurses, laboratory technicians, radiology technicians, anesthetists, scrub nurses, dental hygienists, pharmacy technicians, and more who all play different parts in patient diagnostics and care. In veterinary medicine, these jobs are all combined under one title: veterinary technician.   But what exactly does a vet [...]

A Pet Owner’s Guide to Disaster Preparedness

Floods, tornadoes, fires, blizzards, hurricanes… Just turn on the news and you are likely to hear sad recounts of families affected by horrible disasters. Too many of these stories include pets who have been abandoned to fend for themselves. No pet owner wants to leave a beloved companion behind, but if your disaster plan doesn’t [...]