Dog Checkups & Preventive Care

Keeping your dog safe and healthy is a full-time job. It takes more than going to see the veterinarian when sickness is obvious. Here you’ll find advice and precautionary tips for the long-term wellbeing of your canine.

Dr. Ernie's Top 10 Dog Dental Questions Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Dr. Ernie's Top 10 Dog Dental Questions... and His Answers!
Ten compelling questions and answers that will make you re-think dental health.
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Pet First Aid: Build Your Own Pet First Aid Kit Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Pet First Aid: Build Your Own Pet First Aid Kit
Building your own pet first aid kit; you’ll be glad you did.
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Holiday Pet Dangers: How to Keep Your Pet Safe This Year Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Holiday Pet Dangers: How to Keep Your Pet Safe This Year
Before you put any presents below the Christmas tree, do your pet a favor – learn about the common holiday dangers that are poisonous to dogs and cats. Certain holiday dangers pose threats to pets, including certain foods, plants, home ornaments, and decorations.
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New Year's Don'ts For Your Pet Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
8 New Year's Don'ts For Your Pet
It’s easy to forget the pet dangers that lurk during the holiday season.
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Little boy sneaking food to the dog Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Thanksgiving Holiday Dangers to Avoid
We’ll be thankful if you keep your pet safe with these Thanksgiving tips.
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Pet Insurance is Easy to Get and Important to Have Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Dog Insurance is Easy to Get and Important to Have
Pet insurance saves lives.
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Dr. Ruth's Halloween Hazards Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Dr. Ruth's Halloween Hazards
Candy can land your dog in the emergency room. What other hazards does Halloween bring?
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Ticks, Dogs and Winter Weather: The Danger is Still Here Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Ticks, Dogs and Winter Weather: The Danger is Still Here
Did you think the ticks went away when when it got cold? Think again. Ticks are a year round threat. Learn what they can do to your dog and how you can stop it.
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Age Does Not Have to Stand in the Way of Treatment Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Age Does Not Have to Stand in the Way of Treatment
If you think age is any reason to avoid treatment for your pet, think again. Click here to learn what a "functional age" is.
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Microchipping FAQs Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Microchipping FAQs
Click here if you have any lingering doubts about microchipping your pets.
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