For Pets in Their Final Years: Hospice and Palliative Care

Hospice care in the veterinary world is making great strides forward as more veterinarians are offering alternative therapy options in the face of terminal diseases. Similar to human hospice and palliative care, animal hospice is supportive care provided in the final phases of a terminal disease, helping our pets live as fully and comfortably as [...]

2018-07-09T19:45:26+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Canine, Feline|0 Comments

Schedule Your Pet Boarding for the Winter Holidays

Holiday travel can be a welcome end-of-year break, a time for you to celebrate and recharge. Unfortunately, you can’t always bring your dog or cat along to the festivities, so you’ll need to look into pet boarding options. Making sure your companion is well cared for during the winter holidays is often a challenge, especially [...]

2017-12-20T10:22:49+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Feline|0 Comments

Baby Turtle Fitted for 3D Printed Legs

Written by Andrew Harris and Steve Roberts Jr. View original article. Turtles may not be the Animal Kingdom’s speediest walkers, but for one turtle in the Historic Triangle, just being able to walk again could mark a major triumph. Bump, a Sulcata tortoise, is just over a year old. At an age when most human infants [...]

2017-12-20T10:22:49+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Feline|0 Comments

Caring for Orphaned Kittens

Orphaned kittens should be taken to a veterinarian immediately. Your veterinarian can give you advice on caring for kittens and might be able to provide you with contact information for animal rescue groups. During the first few weeks of life, kittens need proper nourishment, warmth, socialization, and help with urinating and defecating. Don’t give regular cow’s [...]

2017-12-20T10:22:49+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Feline|0 Comments

Feline Leukemia and Rabies

Feline leukemia and rabies are contagious, untreatable, and commonly fatal. Cats that go outside are at increased risk for exposure to feline leukemia and rabies. Vaccination can protect cats from disease associated with the feline leukemia and rabies viruses. What Are Feline Leukemia and Rabies? Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) is contagious among cats.  [...]

2017-12-20T10:22:49+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Feline|0 Comments

What You Need to Do Before Pet Boarding

With summer coming up, a lot of us are starting to think about vacation. Unfortunately, vacations can’t always include our pets. If you’re thinking about taking a trip this summer and know you won’t be able to take your pet along, our team of experienced professionals at the state-of-the-art Noah’s Ark pet boarding facility is always happy [...]

2017-12-20T10:22:49+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Feline|0 Comments

Roundworms

Roundworms are parasites that live in the intestines of dogs and cats. Roundworm infections can be transmitted from animals to humans. Depending on the type of roundworm, pets can be infected by their mother during pregnancy or nursing, by eating roundworm eggs in the environment, or by eating infected rodents or birds. Signs in [...]

2017-12-20T10:22:49+00:00 May 26th, 2016|Feline|0 Comments