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Canine Influenza

Recent news reports about Canine Influenza veterinary surgeon is giving the vaccine to the dog German Shephout of the Chicago area are similar to reports from the east coast in 2006. There is an outbreak of Canine Influenza, and it is a strain not previously seen in the US. The H3N2 strain identified in Chicago is separate from the H3N8 strain seen on the east coast, and it is unknown whether the available Canine Influenza vaccine provides protection against H3N2. There is nothing for you to do here and now. If the situation changes, and any cases are reported in the northwest, we will alert you ASAP!

Excess Weight In Pets

Though a little excess weight Obese dog and catseems harmless, obesity can be a life-threatening condition for your pet. Obesity in pets can lead to osteoarthritis, high blood pressure, heart and respiratory disease, kidney disease, cranial cruciate ligament injury, and many forms of cancer. With obesity is on the rise for both humans and their pets, the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) has published guidelines for veterinary practitioners to use in managing your pet’s weight.

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