May 22nd, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Is your dog itching his ear more than usual?
Is she shaking her head a lot?
Have you noticed a stinky, bad smell in your dog’s ear?
Your dog may have an ear infection.
Scroll down to learn:
- What causes ear infections in dogs
- Signs of ear infections in dogs
- How to treat and prevent ear infections
- How to clean your dog’s ears
- How to deal with chronic ear infections
- Whether allergies may be too blame
April 24th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
“If my dog is in pain, can I give him pain medications designed for humans?”
It’s a great question!
First, any time you want to give your dog drugs, chat with our veterinarians first.
We know your dog. We can help you choose wisely and figure out the right dosages.
Second, there are drugs you should NOT give a dog in pain.
Here’s a quick look at them.
March 27th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
When chatting with families at the dog park or out on walks, you may hear stories of dogs that have battled dog bloat.
Dog bloat occurs when a dog’s stomach rotates inside its abdomen.
The twist cuts off the blood and oxygen supply to the dog’s stomach and spleen. Your dog’s stomach fills with gases.
As you can imagine, it’s very serious.
Our Castle Rock veterinarians have created this article to share one option for preventing dog bloat.
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.
February 13th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Our Castle Rock dog dentists share the inside scoop
Here are five things your dog dentist wants you to know, so you can make great decisions for your dog.
(Simply looking for a dog dentist in Castle Rock, CO? Call us at 303-688-3757 or book a visit here.)
January 30th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
6 tips to help your pet feel more comfortable
Have you noticed your dog or cat just isn’t as active as in days past?
Maybe your kitty is reluctant to jump on things she used to?
Or perhaps your dog takes longer to get up, isn’t as sure footed on your wood floors or is limping?
Your cat or dog may be showing signs of arthritis.
December 12th, 2016 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
With the hustle and bustle of the holidays upon us, your furry friend may feel a little stressed. Here are six tips to help your pet relax and be more comfortable.
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.
October 10th, 2016 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Soon you’ll be settled into your new home. Here are tips to make it a smoother transition for your pet family.
September 26th, 2016 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Your pet’s moving day is here!
Here are moving day tips, so you can keep your dog or cat as comfortable as possible during this big change.