Top 20 Foods You Should NOT Feed Your Pets

Top 20 Foods You Should NOT Feed Your Pets

1. Bones  2. Chocolate  3. Alcohol  4. Milk & Cheese  5. Ham & Other Fatty Meats  6. Onions & Garlic  7. Caffeine  8. Avocado  9. Tuna  10. Raisins & Grapes  11. Macadamia Nuts  12. Tobacco  13. Liver  14. Fat  15. Potato  16. Yeast Dough  17. Moldy, Spoiled Foods  18. Rhubarb & Tomatoes  19. Mushrooms  20….

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What is a TORTIE?

What is a TORTIE?

You’ve heard the name…you’ve heard the rumors.  So, what is a tortie, anyway?  And what’s with the tortitude that comes along with it? A ‘tortie,’ or ‘tortoiseshell’ cat is a feline with a particular coat pattern, not a particular breed of cat.  Tortoiseshell markings combine black, orange and brown in patterns that range from brindled…

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Kids & Dogs – They are CUTE! How to make sure they are SAFE

Kids & Dogs – They are CUTE!  How to make sure they are SAFE

Being around nine, seven and five years old, we thought it was very funny to tease them.  Thankfully, my step-mother entered the room, saw our behavior and immediately corrected us.  She told us that dogs have feelings, too.  Dogs remember who is nice to them and who is mean to them. If you want them…

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The Truth About FIV

What is FIV? The feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) is a lentivirus which attacks the immune system.  In itself, it doesn’t cause illness, but it makes the infected cat more vulnerable to other viruses, bacteria and parasites.

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Wondering about spaying or neutering your pet?

There are many great reasons to spay and neuter your pets.  In Los Angeles, as of October 1, 2008 it is THE LAW if your pet is 4 months of age or older.  Visit www.laanimalservices.com for more information. Please see a Top Ten List by one of our veterinarian friends, Dr. Karen Halligan, on why…

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