TOP 10 LIST OF,PET POISONS: 1. Chocolate 2. Rat/Gopher Poison 3. Human OTC medications – Tylenol, Advil, Motrin 4. Human Prescription Medications 5. Household items/ children’s toys 6. Human Foods 7. Chewable Veterinary medications 8. Poisonous Plants 9. Lawn & Garden products 10. insecticides

  • Is your cat or dog overweight

    Did you know 45% of all U.S. pets are overweight or obese? While the best treatment is prevention, it is never too late to help your pet get & stay in better shape. If you can’t feel your pet’s ribs, your dog or cat is definitely obese. Let us confirm and rule out other diseases […]

  • April is Volunteer Month

    f there’s one thing our pets provide more than anything else, it’s unconditional love. And with National Volunteer Week kicking off on April 12, now’s the perfect time to extend that love to others. Getting involved and volunteering with your furry pal is a fun way to spend time together while making a difference in […]

  • Allergy Season is Here

    Right now San Jose is having record high pollen counts and our dogs and cats are having lots of skin, ear, eye, & respiratory problems as a result. Here are a few suggestions of what you can do at home. Allergies and skin conditions are one of the top reasons pets visit the veterinary hospital. […]

  • Help with Veterinary Fees

    Veterinary care for dogs & cats has improved dramatically over the past years. New & less invasive diagnostic tests & procedures help us identify & treat diseases more quickly & easily. New medications help our pets live longer & happier lives. Many of the medications & tests are exactly the same as those used in […]

  • Holiday Season and your pets

    I hope you are all enjoying this holiday season. I just wanted to remind you that there are some added dangers for your pets this year. Poisonous plants – poinsettias, mistletoe, decorative berries, lilies. Foods left out on tables & counters where your pets can get to them – chocolates, foods with artificial sweeteners, grapes, […]

  • Flea Alert

    We are seeing lots more fleas recently than we have seen all year. The fleas love this rain & humidity and it is not cold enough to make them go dormant. We are also noticing that fleas are becoming resistant to the older topical flea products like Advantage & Frontline. We are now recommending some […]

  • On-line Pharmacies: BUYER BEWARE!!!

    Did you know that prescription drugs are the second most common counterfeited items & are sold by on-line pharmacies? Many drug companies will not stand behind medications purchased at on-line pharmacies (even the big name ones) because these pharmacies are receiving these drugs thru unknown or illegal sources. Even if they are not counterfeit they […]

  • Ear infections in dogs

    One of the most frustrating problems for owners is when their dogs get ear infections – and to make matters worse, they tend to be recurrent. Although dogs can get infections from Foxtails in their ears or swimming, the most common reason is due to allergies – pollens, dust, and even food. Even though it […]


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