Menu

Learning About Vet Services


About Me

Learning About Vet Services

Hello, my name is Selena McMurphy. Welcome to my site about vet services. Veterinarians saved my cat after she developed a serious illness from going outside and hunting rodents. The vets immediately diagnosed and treated the condition to help her fully recover. She had to stay at the vet clinic for several nights for support and observation. I visited the clinic day and night to learn more about her condition and spend time with my pet. On this site, I will share information about the various ways vets diagnose and treat health conditions and injuries affecting pets of all kinds. I hope you will come by often to learn more.

Latest Posts

3 Reasons Independence Day Can Be Dangerous For Your Pooch
17 July 2017

If you are like most people, you look forward to t

3 Times You Need To Head To The Vet Emergency Room With Your Dog
28 June 2017

If your dog ever exhibits any of the three signs b

How To Be Sure Your Puppy Is Coming From A Reputable Breeder
8 March 2017

If you're looking to add a puppy to your home, fin

Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever: A Guide For Dog Owners In The West
17 January 2017

If you own dogs and live in the western United Sta

What To Do If You Find A Stray Kitten Injured In A Seasonal Storm
10 October 2016

Seasonal storms can be dangerous for everyone and

Archive

Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever: A Guide For Dog Owners In The West

If you own dogs and live in the western United States, particularly in the Rocky Mountain region, then there's a tick-borne disease that you need to be aware of. Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever is a serious, sometimes deadly illness that is passed to dogs by the American dog tick and the lone star tick. Prevention is worth a pound of cure in this case -- but it's essential that every dog owner knows the basics about detecting, treating, and preventing this disease. Read More 

What To Do If You Find A Stray Kitten Injured In A Seasonal Storm

Seasonal storms can be dangerous for everyone and everything in their path, including stray animals. If you find an injured stray kitten during a major, seasonal storm, you may wonder what you can do to help the kitten stay safe until you can take it to an animal hospital. With the right help and tools, you may help save the kitten's life. Here's how storms affect stray animals, the types of health problems cats can experience, and what you can do to help the injured kitten. Read More 

Iron Deficiency In Your Flower Garden? Don’t Put Your Dog At Risk To Cure Your Plants

Have you recently noticed that the plants in your flower garden aren't growing very well and that many of their leaves are yellowing? Have you determined that your flowers are suffering from an iron deficiency and are you planning on buying some iron-rich fertilizer to treat your soil and get your plants healthy again? If you have a dog, this is a very bad idea. Read on to learn about the dangerous effects excess iron can have on your pup and how to cure your plants without putting your canine companion in harm's way. Read More 

7 Sicknesses To Watch Out For In Puppies

There are few thing more precious than a brand new puppy, and you want to do everything you can to keep him safe and happy. Because a puppy's immune system is not full developed yet, he is more prone to catching serious illnesses. As a pet parent, it is up to you to be aware of these sicknesses and protect your puppy from them. Here are seven viruses to watch out for in puppies: Read More 

There’s More Than Meets The Eye Regarding Your Dog’s Dental Health

If you are diligent about your dental care and visit a dentist regularly, you've probably been warned about the consequences of not keeping up with good dental hygiene. You take notice when the dentist tells you that poor dental habits can lead to tooth decay, gingivitis, periodontal disease, tooth loss, bone deterioration, heart disease and other serious health conditions. Your dog's mouth is very similar to yours, and neglect can cause many of the same problems your dentist warned you about. Read More