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Tis the season for holiday cheer and amazing holiday goodies. However, those goodies may not be “good” for your canine counterpart as they could cause Pancreatitis. A disease process which is very common amongst our pets during this time of the year. Our Tampa Bay veterinarian has provided information on what the disease is and tools to protect your pet from acquiring Pancreatitis.
Eating healthy and exercising is just as important for your pets as it is for you! Did you know it is estimated that over half dogs and cats in the United States are overweight or obese? Our Tampa Bay veterinarian at River Mill Animal Hospital would like to help kick start your New Year off to a great start with these helpful tips, to manage pet obesity.
Have you ever wondered why your local government requires a yearly Rabies vaccine? This is because Rabies remains a major concern worldwide; killing more than 55,000 people every year. Did you know in 2018 there were a total of 103 reported Rabies cases in Florida alone? Nine cases were found in Hillsborough county and two in Pasco county. Our Tampa Bay veterinarian wants to educate owners on why a simple vaccination is a vital importance to not only your pet’s health but yourself and the community.
Have you heard? River Mill Animal Hospital now has an app called PetDesk! Our entire practice is very excited to bring this modern technology to your mobile device. The app is designed to make a pet parent’s life easier by solving solutions to their most common problems. Have you encountered any of these issues?
Due to the recent cases surrounding the Canine Influenza (Flu) virus in the state of Florida, including reports in Zephyrhills. River Mill Animal Hospital will be offering the Canine Influenza Vaccination. Many owners are having concerns regarding this virus. We are here to address those concerns and protect your pets.