July 9th, 2019 by Cherished Companions
The best diet for dogs is a healthy diet, but…
It can be really hard to figure out what a healthy diet is!
There’s a lot of confusing advertising about what your dog should be eating.
June 4th, 2019 by Cherished Companions
Looking for local dog parks around Castle Rock, Colorado?
Scroll down for the best Castle Rock dog parks based on input from local families.
April 16th, 2019 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
If you recently learned your cat has diabetes, take heart…
A diabetic cat can have a fairly normal life, particularly if:
- Your cat regulates glucose well and
- You’re committed to your kitty’s care
And yes, your cat may be able to live a fairly normal life expectancy!
February 11th, 2019 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Your dog has anal glands — specifically, anal sacs — on either side of his (or her) anus
These scent glands on your dog’s bottom are a normal part of your pup’s anatomy.
Anal glands contain fluid that’s normally expressed when your dog is excited or goes potty.
December 10th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
It’s the big day.
You’re ready to adopt your rescue dog. (Yayyyyy!)
All you need to do is choose one.
November 27th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Getting a dog will change your life!
To help you choose the best dog for your family, here are some pros and cons of adopting an older dog vs. a puppy.
November 12th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
So, you’re thinking about boarding your dog at a local kennel in Castle Rock…
What are the key things you need to know?
We asked Dr. Jeff, one of our veterinarians, to share 7 tips to get your dog ready for boarding in Castle Rock.
October 28th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
“The backyard is calling, and I must go.” – Cat mantra
The best way to keep your cat safe… is to keep your cat indoors.
But that’s not always possible or desired. (We get it!)
Here are 10 tips from our veterinarians on how to keep your cat safe outdoors.
October 15th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
The East Plum Creek Trail
Looking for a dog-friendly hiking trail in Castle Rock, Colorado?
Check out the East Plum Creek Trail — an easy dog hike for your pup.
October 2nd, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
So, you’re getting ready to bring a second cat or kitten into your home…
Everyone is delighted about the new addition to your family… except your cat that already lives there.
Hiss, hiss, me-ooooow!
We know that feline World War III is not your idea of a good time. That’s why we’ve asked Dr. Ivy, one of our cat veterinarians, for guidance.
Here are her tips to help you bring a second cat or kitten into your home, so you can introduce your cats with as little drama as possible.