COVID-19: 3 Things for Pet Owners to Know

COVID-19: 3 Things for Pet Owners to Know

We are closely monitoring local and national reports on the evolving impact of COVID-19 and, based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization and applicable local public health agencies, we have developed plans that will...
Keep Parasites From Feasting on Your Pet This Spring

Keep Parasites From Feasting on Your Pet This Spring

Spring’s warmer weather means that external parasites will surge. Bloodsucking pests such as fleas, ticks, and mosquitoes will reappear. Here are our tips for protecting your pet from a pest fest. Keep your pet on year-round parasite prevention: This first tip...
Preparing for a Pet Sitter

Preparing for a Pet Sitter

With spring around the corner, you may be planning a getaway. Prepare your fur baby and home for a pet sitter by following these tips.Ensure your pet’s ID tags and microchip info are up-to-dateIf you’ve moved or changed your phone number recently, check that your...
What are Feline Odontoclastic Resorptive Lesions?

What are Feline Odontoclastic Resorptive Lesions?

Cat owners need to know about a unique dental condition called feline odontoclastic resorptive lesions. FORLs appear at or near the tooth base. More than 70% of cats over age five are estimated to have suffered from at least one FORL.Although the exact cause is...
Recognizing Signs of Holiday Stress in Your Dog

Recognizing Signs of Holiday Stress in Your Dog

The holidays are a time of gatherings, decorations, seasonal treats, and festivities. Yet all of this disruption of routine, change in settings, activity, and noise can be stressful on our canine friends. Here are signs of holiday stress to look for if your dog...
What You Need to Know About Diabetes in Pets

What You Need to Know About Diabetes in Pets

It’s important to be informed about the signs of diabetes, especially for our senior furry companions. We at Senior Paws want to share some essential information on the disease. Diabetes mellitus occurs when the body cannot use glucose—the main source of energy...