Joint Health and Your Pet

For both people and pets, cold weather can increase joint pain and discomfort. Knowing what to watch for and what to do can help both you and your pet enjoy colder days with less pain. Signs of Joint Pain in Your Pet Any of the following signs could indicate that your pet is suffering from […]

Horse Laminitis: Prevent, Identify, & Address

Laminae, found on horses, is the inner layer of the hoof. If nutrient and oxygen-rich blood is not getting to the laminae, it can lead to laminitis. Laminitis is inflammation of the laminae, causing swelling in the tissue of the hoof. When the laminae doesn’t receive blood, the cells become damaged, and the laminae eventually begins […]

Longevity Tips for Your Pet

To Give Your Pet a Long LIfe 1. Maintain a Healthy Weight: How do I know if my pet is at a healthy weight? If you can feel your pet’s ribs but not see them, they are maintaining a healthy weight. 2. Regular exercise: Make sure your pet has ample opportunity for exercise and play. The amount […]