How to Help Them Be a Naturally Healthy Pet

How to Help Them Be a Naturally Healthy Pet

January 24th, National Change a Pet’s Life Day, is an excellent opportunity to pledge a healthier lifestyle for your four-legged friend. This special day is dedicated to helping pets and ensuring they live a happy and healthy life. You don’t need any special diet or...
A Safe and Happy Howliday!

A Safe and Happy Howliday!

Holiday Pet Safety Tips to Safeguard Your Animals Keep your Pets Safe from Traditional Holiday Plants There are few symbols of the upcoming Holidays as significant as mistletoe, Poinsettia, or the magnificent pine tree embellished with the trappings of the season....
Pet Safe Plants

Pet Safe Plants

There is always much discussion, and rightly so, surrounding houseplants that are harmful to pets. However, we tend to spend much less time guiding the plant-loving pet owner toward ways to fill their home with foliage while keeping the safety of their pets in mind....
Canine Respiratory Disease Outbreak 2023

Canine Respiratory Disease Outbreak 2023

We have received numerous phone calls from concerned clients regarding media reports of an outbreak of canine respiratory disease. Beginning this summer, veterinarians in Oregon began to see an increased number of dogs with signs of a highly contagious respiratory...
Happy Thanksgiving Pets!

Happy Thanksgiving Pets!

The leaves are changing color, the air is crisp, and families of all kinds are gathering together to celebrate Thanksgiving. For many of us, our pets are an important part of our family, and we want to include them in the holiday festivities. But how can we show them...
Black Cat Lore & Superstitions

Black Cat Lore & Superstitions

Several members of the Longwood Veterinary Center team share our homes and our hearts with a black cat. We find them to be beautiful, affectionate, and intelligent, no different from any other cat we have grown to love. Unfortunately, superstitions surrounding...
Teach em Tricks, Give em Treats

Teach em Tricks, Give em Treats

Halloween Safety Tips for Pets It’s spooky season, friends, but let’s make sure not to spook your pets too much. Halloween can be incredibly fun for pet parents, but there are plenty of hazards that come with the holiday. There are several things you can do to keep...
National Deaf Dog Awareness Week

National Deaf Dog Awareness Week

Do you have a deaf dog? Here’s how you can support them The last full week of every September is Deaf Dog Awareness Week. This year, it falls between September 24th and 30th, 2023. This occasion gives us an opportunity to learn about these special companions that take...