We know that it can be tempting to reach for human pain meds when you think your dog is in pain, but it is essential to resist the temptation to give your dog medications designed for people except under the guidance of your veterinarian. Our Madison vets explain why.
The team at our Madison animal hospital understands that leaving your cherished pet behind when you're away can be stressful, especially if your animal has medical needs. Below we compare pet sitting and different boarding options for when you need to be away from home.
Are you thinking about getting a pet? If so, it's important to understand what your pet will need to stay healthy and happy, and what being a responsible pet owner entails. Below, our Madison vets and team share some of the most important aspects of being a truly responsible pet owner.
Routine exams - or pet checkups - play an essential role in giving your pet their very best shot at a long and healthy life, but what does a vet do during your pet's routine exam? Here, our Madison team explains what happens when you bring your pet in for a checkup.
So you're ready to commit to the responsibility of owning a pet, but you're not sure what kind to get. There are loads of things to consider when adding an animal to the family. Here, our Madison vets discuss types of pets and the rewards and challenges that come with each kind.
Getting yearly fecal exams at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecal exams give your Madison vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
Fleas are the most common external parasite and can make your pet (and you) miserable if left untreated. Flea infestations can also lead to infection and disease. Today, our Madison vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.
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Best Friends Animal Hospital is always accepting new patients. Our experienced veterinary team is passionate about the health and comfort of companion animals. Get in touch today to learn about the difference our expertise makes.