June 7, 2021

Medical Issues

Urinary Incontinence in Pets

Aili V. Heintz, DVM

You wake up in the morning, ready to start the day off fresh with your dog cuddled up by you on your bed.  Your day couldn’t be off to a better start!  Until you reach down and notice that your blanket is wet with pee where your pup was sleeping. How could this be?  You […]

May 3, 2021

Medical Issues Wellness & Prevention

Heartworm Treatment is Harder than Prevention!

Aili V. Heintz, DVM

I’ve talked about heartworm prevention a million times, and I’ve heard all of the excuses. Clients say: “not my dog, she’s not at risk for this! She only goes outside to go potty.” But, heartworm disease IS a risk for your dog, and it can make a huge dent in your pocketbook. In this post, […]

April 5, 2021

Medical Issues Wellness & Prevention

What is Leptospirosis and Is My Pet at Risk?

Aili V. Heintz, DVM

Springtime brings many beautiful changes. We see longer days, warmer temperatures, the snow melting away, and the grass and flowers reappearing. Springtime brings us closer to summertime, and a break from the cold winter season. But, springtime can also bring us some increased risks for your pet. With more wildlife out and about, and more […]