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 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.
September 5th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Recently, Colin began to notice strange behavior in Maddie, his two-year-old yellow lab…
Maddie seemed a little… distracted.
August 13th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Watch out for these trail hazards
If you’re new to Colorado or a first-time dog parent, you’re going to LOVE hiking in Colorado with your dog.
But hiking in Colorado is different than hiking in other parts of the country.
July 23rd, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
In this article, you’ll learn how to care for a dog wound when hiking:
(1) What supplies you’ll need — and how you can improvise
(2) What to do for a bleeding paw
(3) What to do for a chest or abdomen wound
July 9th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
A dog hiking gear list: From hydration to first aid
Getting ready to head out on the trails with your dog?
Wondering what to pack for your pooch?
Before you head up into the mountains (or just around Castle Rock), here are helpful items to add to your hiking gear list, so you can take good care of your dog.
June 27th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Tips to get your dog trail-ready and have a good time
You’ve searched the web to find an awesome, dog-friendly trail.
You’ve filled up your Subaru 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 in Colorado, here are nine tips to get your dog ready and make sure your dog’s hike is a fun experience.
June 15th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
A big thunderstorm is starting to rumble west of Castle Rock…
And like clockwork, Rudy, a six-year-old pug, begins to show signs of anxiety.
February 13th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
In our last blog post, we discussed common dog parasites in Colorado dogs.
This week, our vets want to chat about ways to prevent intestinal parasites, so you can keep your dog (and family members) healthy.
Here are seven tips to help prevent intestinal parasites in your dog.
A little prevention goes a long way!