July 5, 2021

General

6 Ways to Beat the Heat with your Pet

Aili V. Heintz, DVM

Summertime is finally upon us here in Wisconsin! For me and my family, this means swimming at the lake, playing soccer and baseball, having squirt-gun fights, and enjoying time outside. It also means finding ways to beat the heat when summer temperatures rise. In those hot, “dog days” of summer, don’t forget that your pet […]

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, […]