28 03, 2018

How To Protect Your Pet From Ticks and Lyme Disease

2020-04-23T15:11:43+00:00March 28th, 2018|Categories: Wellness Article|

If you think ticks die out in the winter, you’re in for a sad surprise. Ticks are apparently quite resilient and most manage to winter over just fine, hiding in decaying vegetation and waiting for a break in the weather to emerge. Any day when [...]

21 12, 2017

Holiday Pet Safety Tips

2020-04-23T15:16:53+00:00December 21st, 2017|Categories: Wellness Article|

It's the most wonderful time of the year, but delicious holiday desserts and shiny decorations can put your pet's health at risk. Follow these simple tips to help keep your animals safe this holiday. Holiday treats formulated for your pets is highly recommended, but around the holidays season [...]

13 11, 2017

Hurricane Maria Relief Donation

2020-04-23T15:22:51+00:00November 13th, 2017|Categories: Pets First Alliance|

Our amazing Pets First Alliance network was able to rally together to donate food, water, power inverters, money and dog food for the Hurricane Maria victims in Puerto Rico.  We hope the supplies we donated can shine a little light for hope, as we know Puerto [...]

20 10, 2017

Halloween Safety Tips For Pets

2020-03-18T16:44:17+00:00October 20th, 2017|Categories: Wellness Article|

Halloween Safety Tips For Pets Stash Candy In A Safe Place: There are several candies that are toxic to pets. Chocolate in all forms—especially dark or baking chocolate—can be very dangerous for cats and dogs. Sugar-free candies containing the artificial sweetener xylitol can cause serious [...]

19 10, 2017

Dr. Laxton on the Morning Blend Fox News

2020-03-18T16:44:17+00:00October 19th, 2017|Categories: Newsworthy|

Watch our very own Dr. Laxton on the Morning Blend Fox News talk about Nakita's rescue story and helping this sweet girl find a fur-ever home!   Nakita loves being around kids! Nakita's Rescue Story: Nikita’s family ran into some hard times and [...]

19 10, 2017

Dr. Laxton in the Estero Life Magazine

2020-03-18T16:44:17+00:00October 19th, 2017|Categories: Newsworthy|

Dr. Laura Laxton with Wilford on Estero Magazine May 2017 cover In the article, Dr. Laxton offers some great tips on how you can create a stress free traveling experience for you and your pet. “Pets are close to the emotional level of [...]

10 10, 2017

Campylobacter in Dogs

2020-03-18T16:44:17+00:00October 10th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized, Wellness Article|

Campylobacteriosis In Dogs Has Recently Been Reported In The News What Is Campylobacter? Campylobacter infection or Campylobacteriosis is a bacterial intestinal infection caused by Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter upsaliensis. It is a major cause of human bacterial enteritis although it is considered a normal bacterium [...]