June 2022 Newsletter

What to Do if a Tick Head Gets Stuck in Your Dog's Skin

Even with the careful removal of a tick, it is very common for a mouth part (or even entire head) to remain when a tick is extracted. Read this article.

Why Is My Dog So Itchy?

Is your dog constantly licking and scratching? If so, you're not alone. Many dogs lick and scratch as result of itching (also called pruritis). The itching may be minimal or extreme, and can even cause injury. Itching is a characteristic of many possible skin conditions and, treating an itch effectively requires determining the underlying cause. Learn more about getting answers and finding a solution here...

Fleas and Ticks on Cats: Treatment and Prevention

Fleas and ticks - the very words trigger disgust and cause pet parents to worry about their cat's comfort and health. Fleas are extremely common on cats and cause physical discomfort as well as potentially transmitting diseases in some regions. Ticks are potentially more serious in that, while less frequently found on cats, they transmit diseases more commonly when they feed. Learn more about how to protect your cat from fleas and ticks...​​​​​​​