February 4, 2019

General

Winter Activities with Your Dog

Aili V. Heintz, DVM

The crisp chill of the air while bundled up in those fuzzy, warm mittens… snow falling gently outside… Those of you who know me, know that I LOVE this time of the year! Don’t get me wrong – I do love the other seasons and being able to enjoy more time outside. However, there is […]

January 7, 2019

General Medical Issues

5 Things to Consider Before Breeding Your Dog

Aili V. Heintz, DVM

Who doesn’t like a cute puppy? But, what’s even cuter than a puppy? A whole litter of cute puppies! And your own dog is adorable, so why not breed her for even more adorable puppies, right? While puppies can be cute and heart-melting, the decision to breed your dog can turn into more than you […]

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 […]