Creating a Dog-Friendly Yard

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Do you have a yard for your canine companion to run and play in? If so, that’s great! Fido will still need daily walks, for both exercise and stimulation, but he’ll love being able to enjoy fresh air and sunshine. … Read More »

6 Reasons to Finish Training Your Dog

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February is Dog Training Education Month! If your canine companion hasn’t been properly trained yet, you’ll definitely want to finish Fido’s petucation. All dogs should know basic commands, such as Sit, Stay, Heel, Come, and Lay Down. This basic obedience … Read More »

Taking a Senior Dog Swimming

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Swimming is actually beneficial for older dogs. The water will support Fido’s weight, letting him get a cardio workout that doesn’t stress his bones and joints. This will help keep your pet from become obese, and will also keep his … Read More »

Pool Safety for Dogs

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There are many things to love about living in Florida. At the top of the list: warm, sunny weather. Unlike our friends and family in the north, we can enjoy swimming almost all year. Many of our canine pals also … Read More »

5 And A Half Reasons To Take Your Dog To The Park

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March 30th is Take A Walk In The Park Day! We certainly do have some gorgeous parks in the Tampa Bay area. Many of our canine patients love exploring new places and sniffing new grass. Actually, going to a park … Read More »

Holiday Dog Care Tips

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Food, fun, friends, and family will all play big roles in the coming weeks. So will Fido! Read on as a local Tampa, FL vet offers some great holiday dog care tips. … Read More »

7 Reasons to Adopt a Senior Dog

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November is Adopt A Senior Dog Month! If you’re ready to bring a new canine companion into your home, please consider adopting a senior pooch. They make absolutely wonderful pets! Read on as a Tampa, FL vet lists some reasons … Read More »

Halloween Safety for Dogs

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Halloween is just around the corner! Although our foliage doesn’t change here in Tampa, we still get to enjoy lots of seasonal events and decorations. This can be a dangerous holiday for your canine buddy, so it’s important for pet … Read More »

Fourth of July Safety for Dogs

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The Fourth is just around the corner! America’s birthday can be quite dangerous for our canine pals, so you’ll want to take some precautions to keep Fido safe. A local Tampa, FL veterinarian discusses Fourth of July safety for dogs … Read More »

Allergies in Dogs

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Did you know that dogs can get allergies, just as people can? Fido can have reactions to a wide variety of substances, such as pollen, mold, and dust. Allergies can appear at any point in Fido’s life, and sometimes develop … Read More »