Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Iron Man, Wonder Woman, Captain Underpants… Whatever costumes your children choose for Halloween this year, there’s a good chance your human family members will want to involve your pets in the fun. And, while some pets will enjoy being part of the festivities (and...
How To Prevent Your Cat From Being Destructive

How To Prevent Your Cat From Being Destructive

Are you dealing with an indoor cat who scratches furniture, scratches carpets, chews on or eats house plants, and/or climbs curtains or window screens? You aren’t alone. The most likely cause of destructive behavior in cats is boredom or lack of enrichment in their...
Why Does My Pet Have Bad Breath?

Why Does My Pet Have Bad Breath?

The team at Quinebaug Valley Veterinary Hospital cares about your pet’s mouth! Teeth, hygiene, and yes, their breath is all important to us. It doesn’t matter if it’s coming from a human or an animal, bad breath is bad breath. Let’s chat about getting your...
How To Recognize Dehydration In Pets

How To Recognize Dehydration In Pets

With the warmer months upon us, your pets need to stay hydrated to beat the heat. Here is everything you need to know about dehydration, what to do, and what not to do if your pet is dehydrated. What is DehydrationDehydration is excessive loss of water from the body...