July 4, 2022

General

How to Know if Your Pet Loves You

Countrycare Veterinary Professional

Those of us who live with pets are sure that they love us back, and not just because we feed them. But how do you know if your pet loves you? The canine brain is wired to build bonds with other species, including humans. For example, your dog may have “adopted” your new kitten and […]

June 6, 2022

General Holistic Treatment Wellness & Prevention

How to Reduce Noise Phobias in Anxious Pets

Countrycare Veterinary Professional

Noise Phobias: thunderstorms, vacuums, and fireworks. Oh my! If your dog is fearful of storms, fireworks, strong winds, the smoke detector, the vacuum, or other sounds, you are not alone!  More than 20% of dogs have some level of noise phobia.  My dog, Hilda, often shakes, pants, and paces any time she hears rain outside. […]

April 4, 2022

General

Quick Summary of Each AKC Dog Breed Group

Countrycare Veterinary Professional

The first few months of your puppy’s life are vital to his development and shape his future behavior. It might surprise you that this journey started long before he was born. Each breed group has characteristics that help shape your new puppy’s personality.  Of course, every puppy is an individual. Even if your pup’s breed […]