Dr. Jones’ Blog

  • July 4th Safety

    Jun 29 2017


  • A Puppy, A Stick, And Trupanion Pet Insurance

    Feb 01 2016

    A New Puppy Is So Much Joy! Because there is so much information with adopting a new puppy, we dedicate a full 1 hour appointment.  You will hear our technicians…

  • Is Your Cat or Dog Overweight?

    Jan 11 2016

    New Year, New You (and your pet too!) January is overweight pet awareness month here at the Clinic! Come in today for a FREE body condition examination, weigh-in and recommendations…

  • Top 10 Holiday Dangers for Pets

    Dec 15 2015

    Be sure you and your pets have a happy, safe holiday season by being aware of the following common holiday dangers.   Holiday Tinsel and Ornaments While they may not…

  • Fall Kittens!

    Sep 06 2015

    Cats can give birth to kittens all year long, but fall is often called “kitten season” because the kittens from spring and summer are ready for their furever home as…

  • Heat Stroke in Dogs, Part 2: Recognizing and Treating Heat Stroke

    Aug 05 2015

    Last week we talked about preventing heat stroke in dogs. Even if you are doing everything right, it is important for you to recognize the warning signs. Dogs who are…

  • Heat Stroke in Dogs, Part 1: Prevention

    Jul 30 2015

    Heat stroke is a serious concern for dogs. When their body temperature rises from the normal 101.5 degrees to roughly 104 or 105, they lose the ability to regulate their…

  • Peanut Butter Warning: Check the Ingredients

    Jul 03 2015

    Many dogs enjoy peanut butter as an occasional treat, a way to take their medications, or as a puzzle to chew out of a toy.  But dog lovers need to…

  • Summer Travel Tips For Your Best Friend

    Jun 24 2015

    Don’t you just love summer vacation? I like the mountains (did I mention I am a 90-pound Labrador Retriever?), but when my people head for the beach, I prefer to…

  • Helping Dogs With Thunder Phobia

    Jun 13 2015

    Why is my dog so terrified of thunder? Fear of loud noises is common in dogs and arises from their natural instinct to survive. When they face a threatening situation…