Tapeworms are unfortunately extremely common in our pets and extremely gross. Here is a quick overview on how to beat the tapeworms & protect your pet!
Category: Local Alert
CANINE INFLUENZA OUTBREAK
A Canine Influenza outbreak is spreading throughout Tulsa. Is your dog protected? Can you recognize the symptoms? Keep reading to find out!
TULSA’S NEW URGENT CARE
We love our patients and our clients, but we are not always open. Luckily, Tulsa has its first dedicated veterinary Urgent Care, STATVet!! URGENT CARE VS PRIMARY CARE The big question is, when should you see us, your primary care veterinary vs seeking out urgent care for your furry kiddos? We’ve broken it down (see … Continue reading TULSA’S NEW URGENT CARE
HEARTWORM TEST VS 4DX: WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE?
We have all heard about heartworm tests but what about tick tests? What is this new 4dx that we keep hearing about? We have the answers! what is a heartworm test? Heartworm tests are commonplace to hear about but how often do we really talk about it? It is high time we do. Heartworms come … Continue reading HEARTWORM TEST VS 4DX: WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE?
DOES MY DOG NEED HEARTWORM PREVENTION?
April is Heartworm Prevention Month! But how do you know if your dog needs it? We have found a handy flowchart to help with your decision! The short answer is YES!! EVERY SINGLE DOG NEEDS HW PREVENTION! But what if my dog is an indoor-only dog? This is a reasonable question! However, if we really … Continue reading DOES MY DOG NEED HEARTWORM PREVENTION?
WHY PETS NEED FLEA/TICK PROTECTION ALL YEAR ROUND
Winter is approaching, well, sort of, but it is still very important to keep your animals on flea/tick prevention! Certain ticks, such as the Blacklegged or Deer tick, survives well-below freezing temperatures by hiding in homes, piles of leaves, and on their hosts. They are extremely common in Oklahoma (see map below) and cause some nasty tick diseases.
HOLIDAY SEASON PET SAFETY TIPS
The Holiday Season is full of laughter, joy, and love but we want to keep it that way! Here are some great tips to keeping your furry family members safe this season!
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Local outbreak of dog disease
Local alert: we have an outbreak of canine distemper in tulsa, Ok What is it? Canine distemper is a highly contagious viral disease that can also be carried by ferrets, skunks, and raccoons. It is a virus, so there is no direct treatment widely available to dogs, so prevention is the key to this potentially-deadly … Continue reading Local outbreak of dog disease
WALKING IN A WINTER WONDERLAND
We continue to take our dogs, and some cats, on walks but often don't consider how the weather is affecting them. We have some great tips and tricks to keep your wintery walks safe for your doggo!