Pet Cremation, What Are Our Options?

Pet Cremation, What Are Our Options?

Pet cremation has become very popular as our pets become a bigger, more important part of our family.  But what are some of the details in pet cremation? At Live Oak Pet Services, we help vet clinics as well as individual pet owners.  For pets that pass at home, Live Oak is available to arrange a home pickup.  Most pet owners go to […]

Helping Pets Move Around

Helping Pets Move Around

As our pets age we can commonly see them decline in their ability to get around the house.  This can affect all sizes of dogs, but we have the most trouble with helping our larger dogs get around due to their size and weight. Symptoms of mobility decline can include: difficulty getting up from lying […]

THE PLASTIC PLIGHT

THE PLASTIC PLIGHT

By Cheryl Conley, TWRC Wildlife Center I’m deviating from my usual articles about local wildlife and addressing an issue that should be important to all of us. It’s the plastic pollution of our oceans. Why should we be concerned?  Plastic is killing our wildlife. Fish, seabirds, seals, sea turtles and marine mammals ingest plastics causing suffocation, […]

Grooming Tips for Summer Temperatures

Grooming Tips for Summer Temperatures

Houston heat can be stifling, and the temptation is real to give Fido or Fifi a summer cut. Houston temperatures in 2018 climbed from monthly highs of a sweltering 95 degrees in June to a 99 blistering degrees in July and 98 degrees in August, according to Brian Tamplen, an electricity industry executive at Acclaim […]

Holiday Hazards

Holiday Hazards

By: Colleen Willms, DVM, Diplomate ACVECC, GCVS.COM

Cat Diet: Cats Are Carnivores Not Carb-ivores; They Need Meat

Cat Diet: Cats Are Carnivores Not Carb-ivores; They Need Meat

Cat nutrition requires meat…

Having a SAFE Holiday With Your Pet

Having a SAFE Holiday With Your Pet

  Beware Of Hazards   By: Kate Lawrence, Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, www.gcvs.com As veterinary specialists, we’ve seen a lot of unique and interesting cases. 

Cat Emergencies – 6 Signs of Trouble

Cat Emergencies – 6 Signs of Trouble

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Are You Loving Your Pet To Death? Obesity Epidemic

Are You Loving Your Pet To Death? Obesity Epidemic

Stop Paw Pain

Stop Paw Pain

New Grooming Tool For Nails