Treating pain the holistic way

Treating pain the holistic way

      Do you know that everything boils down to a type of pain you or your pet experience? Pain from injury, illness, dealing with chronic or destructive behavioral problems, and even from a missing or in spirit pet. Ultimately, all can be categorized into physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual pain.  Did you know that you have the […]

Canine Influenza Vaccine

Canine Influenza Vaccine

You may have heard there is a new vaccine for Canine Influenza. Are you getting your dog vaccinated? We called Southwest Animal Clinic and asked about the vaccine. According to SWAC, the vaccine is harmless so there is no danger in getting the vaccine if you are not sure. There was an outbreak in San […]

Go Back to School – Take a Class for Your Pet’s Benefit!!

Go Back to School – Take a Class for Your Pet’s Benefit!!

  School is back in session. Now is the perfect time for you to get to class and learn how you can help your pet live a healthy, happy life the natural way! Education is the key to the future of our children and educating yourself is the key to the future of our pets.  The Lightfoot Way […]

200 Animals Surrendered at BARC In Under 10 Hours

200 Animals Surrendered at BARC In Under 10 Hours

Since Tuesday, BARC has had seen a massive swell in the public surrenders at the front door.  In under 10 business hours, the public has brought in OVER 200 ANIMALS!!!  So we need your help now.  We need fosters, adopters, rescues, et al to take home animals as soon as possible. Please talk to your […]

Celebrity Veterinarian Visiting Houston on Book Tour

Celebrity Veterinarian Visiting Houston on Book Tour

Dr. Marty Becker, the veterinarian who appears as a regular guest on the Dr. Oz Show and Good Morning America, is coming to the Houston area for a fan event from 1 to 2:30 p.m., Monday, April 25 at PETCO, 19507 1-45 North in Spring and Houston PetTalk will be there! Dr. Becker will be […]

Houston & Harris County: Distemper alert!

Today the Veterinary Public Health division of Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services sent a note to area veterinarians to alert us to a major increase in the number of cases of distemper in Harris County.

Low Cost Vaccinations This Saturday At Special Pals Houston

Low-cost pet vaccinations are available this weekend at Special Pals in the Katy area. The program also includes, Heartworm and Feline Leukemia & FIV testing.
Rabies shots are as low as $10!

Special Pals
3830 Greenhouse Road
Houston, Texas 77084 (map)
281-579-PETS (7387)

Saturday, March 13 from 1pm to 3pm

Vaccination Definitions For Pets

Do you get lost in some of the terms related to vaccination for pets? Here are a few of the common terms you need to know: Vaccine Protocols – Recommended series and frequency of vaccinations by Veterinary Associations Required by law – a vaccine required by state; varies from state to state; Rabies is the […]

Canine Health: Article 2 of 3

Canine Health Series – Article 2 by Michelle Mantor This article is #2 in a series of 3 that highlight natural canine health including topics such as diet, covered in article 1; in this article, we focus on vaccines and the controversy surrounding them. Stay tuned for alternative therapies in article #3. The book, Holistic […]