Itching, hair loss, scabs, and flakes. Skin disease is THE MOST COMMON condition I see at my animal hospital. While we get runny nose, congestion, and itchy eyes in response to allergies, pets get itching skin and skin infections. 80% of my itching pets are reacting to an allergy. There are many things we can do to relieve your pet from itching. Please refer back to my blog, How to Help and Itchy Pet, and Apoquel for Dogs, for some great tips to relieve your pet from itching.
Each year in the US, more than 2,800 kids are treated in emergency rooms after swallowing button batteries. That’s one child every three hours. We all know kids love to explore and put almost anything they can find in to their mouths! To read more tips about how to keep small batteries out of your child’s reach please visit: Safekids.org
It’s never too early to start thinking about Valentine’s day gifts! Luckily my husband’s birthday is only 4 days later so I get to combine my gifts into one. Here are some great V-day guides to get you started with your shopping. Don’t worry…I will be doing a full Valentine’s gift guide soon for one of of my blog’s!