Senior Pet Care Guide – Part 1

Senior Pet Care Guide – Part 1

There are many changes that can occur in our pets as they age. These changes may require us to care for them differently than we may have when they were younger. This 4-part series/guide is intended to help you recognize the signs or symptoms common in your...
Canine Allergies

Canine Allergies

What are allergies? An allergy is an abnormal reaction of the body’s immune system to typically harmless environmental substances. Normally, the role of the immune system is in fighting off foreign agents, such as bacteria, fungi, and viruses to protect the body from...
Why Do My Dogs Legs Shake?

Why Do My Dogs Legs Shake?

This is not an infrequent concern we the veterinarians of Brook-Falls Veterinary hospital hear from our clients concerning their K9 companions. Owners will periodically, note that their dog experiences shaking or tremors in their limbs especially the rear legs.   The...
Preparing Your Pet for Flea and Tick Season

Preparing Your Pet for Flea and Tick Season

With the arrival of spring comes green grass, blooming flowers, and warmer weather to walk the dogs. Unfortunately, Spring also means the return of flea and tick season is upon us. And if you own a cat or a dog, this can spell disaster. Fortunately, there are many...