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Check out our blog posts that the staff at Windcrest Animal Hospital have written to help you learn how to give your pet a healthier life!

Spring Skin Allergies in Pets

Spring Skin Allergies in Pets

April Showers Bring… Spring Skin Allergies in Pets During the spring season, we experience warmer weather and new growth, but we also experience something more threatening—pollen. This yellow substance triggers irritating allergies in people and pets alike, and it can...

What You Need to Know About Cancer in Pets

What You Need to Know About Cancer in Pets

Cancer in Pets: What You Need to Know Despite incredible advancements in veterinary medicine, veterinary professionals are seeing more cancer in pets than ever before, which might be due in part to our furry companions’ longer lives. Overall, the American Veterinary...

How To Protect Your Dog From Lyme Disease

How To Protect Your Dog From Lyme Disease

If you're a pet owner, it's important to be aware of Lyme disease and how to protect your furry friend from it. Lyme disease is a serious condition that can cause health problems for dogs if left untreated. Fortunately, you can take steps to help keep your dog safe...

How To Pack a Pet First Aid Kit

How To Pack a Pet First Aid Kit

No one wants to think about their pet getting injured, but it's important to be prepared in case of an emergency. By packing a pet first aid kit, you'll have the supplies you need to handle minor injuries and emergencies. Here are some tips on what to include in your...

How to Deal with a New Puppy in Your Home

How to Deal with a New Puppy in Your Home

Although we think every day should be puppy day, National Puppy Day falls on March 23 this year. If you’re planning on welcoming a new puppy home soon, these are some of the best ways to help them settle in. #1: Prepare for your new puppy’s arrival in advance The...

3 Tips on Respecting Your Cat

3 Tips on Respecting Your Cat

To have a successful relationship with your cat, it is important to understand and respect their unique nature. Cats are natural predators who need plenty of stimulation and exercise to be happy and healthy. If you can provide your cat with the right environment and...

How to Start Brushing Your Pet’s Teeth

How to Start Brushing Your Pet’s Teeth

If you’re like most pet owners, you may not think about brushing your pet’s teeth until they start to show signs of dental issues. However, brushing your pet’s teeth is an important part of their overall health and should be done regularly. This blog post will discuss...

New Year’s Resolutions for Pets and Owners

New Year’s Resolutions for Pets and Owners

As we ring in the New Year, many of us are making resolutions to better ourselves. This year, why not also make resolutions for your pet? Here are a few ideas to get you started. #1: Dedicate more time to training your pet A bored pet is one who can easily get into...

Make Pet Dental Care a Priority in 2022

Make Pet Dental Care a Priority in 2022

Dental health is just as important for pets as it is for humans. Yet many pet owners don’t make dental care a priority, likely because they don’t know how important it is. In 2022, we hope to change that by educating pet owners on the importance of dental care and...

How to Celebrate National Cat Lovers Month

How to Celebrate National Cat Lovers Month

We wanted to round up some fun ways to show your furry friend some love in honor of National Cat Lovers Month. Whether you’re looking for a new toy or just want to spoil them rotten, these tips are sure to make your kitty happy. Keep reading for more ideas! #1: Treat...