Horses are meant to nibble on small amounts of food over the course of a day. With grazing pastures unavailable during the winter, forage hay is the feed of choice. Forage hay provides the fiber necessary for good hindgut health and also helps...
Incidents of pet cancer appear to be increasing, accounting for nearly half the deaths of pets over ten years of age. We want to help you identify symptoms, which lead to early detection and better outcomes of survival.
We’re seeing more and more dogs and cats with diabetes at our practice. In some cases, it is a genetic condition, but obesity, inactivity, diet, and underlying medical conditions can predispose a dog or cat to develop diabetes.
There has been a tremendous amount of interest in alpacas over the past thirty years. Dr. Matt Townsend DVM, of Hometown Veterinary Care has been raising alpacas for over 10 years. In fact he has 25 alpacas running around his pasture.
Every summer we treat dozens of dogs and cats for heat stress or heat stroke. Here is why dogs and cats are susceptible, heat stress symptoms and what you can do to prevent your pet from experiencing this avoidable but damaging event.