Dr. Jones’ Blog

  • Lyme Disease And The Importance Of Vaccination

    Jun 01 2015

    What is lyme disease?   Lyme disease is a tick borne bacterial disease that is extremely common in our area.  Recent data has shown that as many as 1 in…

  • Leptospirosis…Dangerous Bacteria That May Be Lurking In Your Backyard

    May 04 2015

    What is Leptospirosis?   Leptospirosis (Lepto for short) is a dangerous bacterial disease most commonly shed in rodent and raccoon urine in our area.  Lepto infects the kidneys and liver and…

  • Cats Get Heartworm Too!

    Apr 17 2015

    April is National Heartworm Awareness Month, so here’s something you need to be aware of: Contrary to popular belief, dogs are not the only pets that can get heartworms. Cats get…

  • Heartworm, Parasites and Treatment with Interceptor®

    Apr 16 2015

    Heartworm-positive dogs have been found year-round in all 50 states.  That is why it is important for your pets to be on year-round prevention.  For dogs, I dispense INTERCEPTOR, a flavored…

  • Facts About Heartworms And Dogs

    Apr 14 2015

    April is National Heartworm Awareness Month. Dogs are not the only pets that can get Heartworm disease, but they’re the natural hosts for these deadly parasites – and the short…

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    ULTRA™ Duramune® Canine Vaccine

    Apr 12 2015

      ULTRA™ Duramune® vaccines are the next step in protection and comfort — allowing us to offer the best medicine for our patients and their owners. The first-ever 0.5 mL canine vaccine line…

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    Does your feline vaccine cause cancer?

    Apr 09 2015

    PUREVAX® Vaccines   First and foremost, it is crucial for all cats to be vaccinated, even cats that are not allowed outside. You never know when your pet may sneak…