Tag Archives: Veterinarian Clinics

Cat Illnesses That Can Be Treated With Dietary Changes

Did you know that many of the illnesses that cats suffer from can be treated by simple dietary changes? Whether you are talking about cats, dogs or even people, diet plays a huge role in overall health. Just as poor dietary habits in cats can put them at risk for many different illnesses, making simple… read more

The Best Single-Ingredient Dog Treats


It’s time to ditch the store-bought treats. Over the past few years, many dog owners have started to pay more attention to the ingredients in most dog foods. As more and more dog owners realized that foods containing cheap fillers, like wheat, soy and corn, can cause allergies in dogs, dog food companies started to… read more

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online Part 2

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online Part 2

Many people look up health advice online for their pets, but there are many things you should keep in mind while doing so. Most people are well aware of the fact that what they read online isn’t always the most accurate or reliable, but it doesn’t stop them from looking up health advice online for… read more

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online

In this day and age, we use the internet for everything from reading movie reviews to finding pet health advice. The internet has revolutionized our lives in so many ways. Do you have a hankering for a pizza? Look up your local pizza joint online and submit your order! Are you looking for a gift… read more

Best Rawhide Alternatives


Are you looking for a safer rawhide alternative for your dog? Rawhides are common treats that owners give their dogs to chew on, but if you have had a chance to read our latest blog, then you already know that they aren’t always the safest option. Although rawhides are generally safe for some dogs and… read more

What You Need to Know About Inducing Vomiting

Every dog swallows something they shouldn’t at some point or another. When your dog swallows something that could hurt them or make them sick, it’s important to know how to induce vomiting if you can’t make it to our veterinary clinic in North Merrick. However, you should only induce vomiting in your dog if you… read more

Your Guide to Chocolate Toxicity

Candy is the name of the game on Halloween, which makes it the perfect time to go over chocolate toxicity in dogs. Although every holiday is full of sugary treats, nothing can compare to the candy on Halloween. Whether you get candy corn, a Snickers bar or Swedish Fish on your trick-or-treating adventures, you should… read more

How to Prevent Lyme Disease

Canine Lyme disease is all too common, but it’s also very preventable. If you have had a chance to read our last blog, then you already know what Lyme disease is, how it is spread, what the symptoms are and how it is treated. Our veterinary clinic in North Merrick also talked about how Lyme… read more

What You Need to Know About Lyme Disease in Dogs

Lyme disease is real a concern for dogs, and a little knowledge can go a long way for your furry friend. Fall is the perfect time of the year to think about Lyme disease because the ticks that carry them, deer ticks, are more active in the fall. While we are focusing on Lyme disease… read more

Why Clipping Your Dog’s Nails is so Important

Trimming your dog’s nails is one of the most important parts of caring for your furry friend. As a dog owner, you are responsible for caring for your pup’s every need. You make sure that your dog eats well, gets plenty of exercise and get regular baths, but there is one area of care that… read more