December 3, 2018

General Medical Issues

Hyperthyroid Disease in Cats

Aili V. Heintz, DVM

Is it normal for your pet to lose weight as he gets older? Is it typical for a pet to become more vocal or needier as she ages? Do pets eat more as they age? Sometimes we attribute changes in our pets’ behavior to their aging. However, changes in weight, appetite, and neediness may indicate […]

November 6, 2018

General

Not All Grain-Free Pet Foods Are Created Equal

Aili V. Heintz, DVM

It can truly be overwhelming! You walk into your local pet store, and you see hundreds of different types of pet food. Some foods say they are grain-free, and some say they are made with wholesome fresh ingredients. Certain foods are very expensive, and many are so inexpensive you wonder how they can even make […]

October 1, 2018

General Medical Issues

The Top 5 Health Problems Your Pet May Be Hiding

Aili V. Heintz, DVM

We all do our best to make sure that our pets are staying healthy and happy. We make sure they have their favorite snacks and toys, and we give their medications on time and their heartworm prevention each month. But sometimes, our pets are having significant health problems and we aren’t even aware of them. […]