3 Hidden Dangers in Dog Parks

3 Hidden Dangers in Dog Parks

The weather is warming up, and we know your pup is itching to get back to the park, but you should know the dangers. Here are three potential hazards of dog parks.   #1: Canine interactions are not supervised by professionals at dog parks One of the most common...
How to Keep Your Pet’s Eyes Healthy

How to Keep Your Pet’s Eyes Healthy

Your furry friend’s eye health is just as important as your own. In order to best care for your pet, it is smart to know what common eye diseases there are and what signs they could be showing already!     What are common eye problems in pets? Pets can...
6 Healthy Treats for Your Furry Friend

6 Healthy Treats for Your Furry Friend

Looking for a tasty new treat for your furry friends? While we’re often told to avoid giving our dogs human food, there are some human foods that make great treats for our canine companions. Here are some of the healthiest options:   Carrots — Naturally sweet and...
3 Ways to De-Stress Your Cat’s Visit to the Vet

3 Ways to De-Stress Your Cat’s Visit to the Vet

Most cats do not enjoy being taken from their comfortable environment, placed in a carrier, and hauled off to the veterinarian, where strangers poke and prod them, dogs want to sniff them, and the smells of unknown cats fill the air. Since we can’t communicate to our...
Cognitive Dysfunction in Your Pet

Cognitive Dysfunction in Your Pet

Doggy Dementia: Cognitive Dysfunction Signs in Pets As pets age, they can suffer from impaired mental function, similar to elderly people with Alzheimer’s or dementia. Many of the signs associated with cognitive dysfunction in pets are chalked up to old age. However,...
Benefits of Microchipping Your Pet

Benefits of Microchipping Your Pet

Missing No More: How a Microchip Can Reunite You and Your Pet August 15 is Check the Chip Day for pets with microchips. Each year, our team at Tarzana Pet Clinic encourages pet owners to stop by so we can quickly scan their pet’s microchip to ensure it hasn’t migrated...