Fleas and Ticks

FLEAS & TICKS DR. CRISTINA VALAS, DVM Veterinarian, Owner, The Family Pet Hospital There are several diseases that can be transmitted to your pet from a little tick bite. Some of the most common tick-borne diseases seen in the United States are Lyme disease,...
Keeping Chickens

Keeping Chickens

Keeping Chickens DR. JACQUELINE WARNER, DVM Associate Veterinarian, The Family Pet Hospital Keeping Chickens are becoming increasingly popular as pets, even in urban and suburban areas.  Many people get chickens as a source of eggs, and then realize they are fun pets...
Caring for Your Cat

Caring for Your Cat

HEALTH & WELLNESS In Sickness and in Health: Caring for Your Cat Cris Valas, DVM, The Family Pet Hospital, an AAFP-Certified Cat Friendly Practice® November 2016 According to statistics available to the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), there...