Everything You Need to Know About Sentinel Flavor Tabs for Dogs

Generic Name:  Milbemycin Oxime and Lufenuron Brand Name:  Sentinel Flavor Tabs by Novartis Sentinel Flavor Tabs are used to control heartworms, fleas, and several common internal parasites including roundworms, hookworms and some whipworms.  This medication does require a prescription, so you’ll need to schedule an appointment with your veterinarian first.   Prior to writing your […]

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Healthy Living: Diet and Exercise

We constantly hear about the importance of diet and exercise in our daily lives.  What we often forget is that a healthy lifestyle is just as important for our furry friends! We can help combat pet obesity by tackling it’s two main causes: poor diet and lack of activity.Here are some of the benefits of a […]

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Happy Howl-O-Ween!

Our office pets dressed to impress this Halloween, including Truffles, a French Bulldog, who came to work as a Pea Pod.  Here are a few more favorite pet costumes from around the web: Football Player (and Rufferee) (via PetMart Pharmacy) Hello Kitty (via Instagram’s the_la_cat_club) Chia Pet (via inhabitat.com) UPS Man (via HalloweenCostumes.com) Kitty Up Cowboy […]

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Heartworm Disease: Why All the Fuss?

(Image from the American Heartworm Society) A Note From Dr. John: You’re constantly told to keep your pet on heartworm preventative.  But why all the fuss?  What is heartworm disease, and what threats does it really pose for your pet? Heartworms are worms that grow in the hearts of cats, dogs, and other canid species […]

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