June 27th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
How to get your dog ready for the trail
You’ve searched the web to find an awesome, dog-friendly trail. You’ve filled up your Suburu with a tank of gas. And those Colorado blue skies are calling to you…
But is your dog ready for hiking?
If you’re taking your dog hiking for the first time in Colorado, here are nine tips to get your dog ready and make sure your dog’s first hike is a fun experience.
October 2nd, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Do you suspect your dog has heartworm disease?
Our Castle Rock veterinarians have put together this article on heartworm symptoms to help you keep your dog safe and healthy.
September 12th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
So, you’re thinking about bringing home a shelter cat or kitten…
Congratulations! We hope your new kitty will make a wonderful addition to your family.
Here are 8 tips to make the transition easier for you and your feline friend.
March 13th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
So, you want to know the best puppy shot schedule for your Colorado pup…
Our Castle Rock veterinarians are happy to help!
We believe that most Colorado dogs don’t need every shot known to veterinary medicine. That’s why we’ve put together a suggested puppy shot schedule for your pup. It contains the most important vaccinations.
November 7th, 2016 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Wondering if your dog needs the canine influenza shot? It protects against the latest strain of dog flu.
December 27th, 2015 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Have a new kitty? Here are 3 important kitten vaccinations
Congratulations on adding a kitten to your family! Those big ears. Those wide eyes. That playful personality. Have you fallen in love yet? We hope so!
We’d like to introduce you to important kitten vaccinations for your Colorado kitty. Kitten vaccinations can help protect your feline friend from many serious health problems.
We’ve also put together a few tips about the kitten vaccination process. (Think of these tips as a little extra catnip.) Scroll down to learn the essentials.
Okay, let’s chat about kitten vaccinations for Colorado cats…
May 4th, 2015 by Dr. Carissa Huebert
Let me describe a scenario for you…
A father and daughter come into our Castle Rock veterinary clinic carrying a small puppy. They recently got the puppy from a friend, and they’ve been having fun playing with it and getting to know it.
However, there’s a reason they’re bringing the puppy to us.
January 19th, 2015 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Time for Your Puppy Vaccinations?
Do you have a new puppy? If yes, congratulations on the newest member of your family! You’re in for a wonderful adventure. Cherished Companions is ready to help you start strong with worry-free puppy vaccinations.
Whether this is your first puppy or you could use a little puppy refresher, we want to introduce you to four important puppy vaccinations for Colorado dogs. These vaccinations can protect your pup from a range of serious illnesses.
If you’re new to the puppy vaccination process, our veterinarians always conduct an exam first to make sure your puppy is healthy enough to receive the vaccines. (Learn more in: Pet vaccinations – 8 great questions from Colorado pet parents.)
Ready to learn about puppy vaccinations for Colorado dogs? Let’s go! (more…)
October 8th, 2014 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
We love that Castle Rock pet families like to be “in the know,” particularly when it comes to your puppies and kittens! We’ve put together some of the best questions we’re asked about pet vaccinations. We want to help you feel comfortable with the pet vaccination process.
(Want to learn more about pet vaccinations for adult dogs and cats? Check out our pet vaccination services.)
June 2nd, 2014 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
This week, we have pet immunizations on our mind. Specifically, we want to talk about pet immunizations that are important for the summer in Castle Rock.
Colorado offers so much for our pets during the summer. But with all the good, we also get some interesting summer hazards. Hiking trails, dog parks, kennels and groomers, and even your own backyard can open your pet up to the risk for disease.
Here’s a look at the pet immunizations that your pet family may need to navigate the summer with ease!