There are more pet cats than dogs, but they receive less veterinary care than their canine counterparts. What accounts for this underrepresentation? Possible reasons might include crate anxiety, travel stress, and exposure to potential adversaries at the vet, even though there are numerous benefits associated with routine visits.
How do we help cats – and their owners – accept this “hard to swallow” pill? For starters, we strive to make our hospital inviting for our feline friends. Our fear-free approach not only relaxes patients but also hopes to impact future visits for greater cat health.
This is the time of year when our thoughts turn to love and romance. Whether you feel like celebrating Saint Valentine as a legitimate holiday, or scoff at the idea, there is no denying that the relationships humans hold with animals are very real. The science of the love of animals is an interesting topic, and here at Vaughn Road Veterinary Clinic, we couldn’t think of a better time to dive into it.