Respect Your Cat Day

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March 28th is Respect Your Cat Day! Of course, our feline buddies deserve respect every day. But how do you go about showing a cat respect? Given the choice, Fluffy may demand endless supply of tuna, or perhaps a shrine … Read More »

Cats With Curls

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Have you ever seen a curly-haired cat? While most of our feline pals have straight fur, there are some curly kitties out there. A local vet discusses cats with curls below. Selkirk Rex Did you happen to notice the buzz … Read More »

Valentine’s Day Pet Hazards

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With Valentine’s Day coming up quick, we’ll soon start seeing all sorts of candies, chocolates, and gifts in stores. Just be sure to keep your pet’s safety in mind. This can be a dangerous day for Fluffy and Fido! Here, … Read More »

Holiday Hazards for Pets

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The holiday season is officially here! Food, fun, family, friends, and festivities are all on the agenda for the coming weeks. Your furry buddy may also enjoy some seasonal treats, and perhaps a few gifts of his own. Just be … Read More »

Having Pets and Guests

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Are you planning to have visitors over the holidays? It’s always great to reconnect with loved ones at this special time of year. However, not everyone is as fond of Fluffy and Fido as we are. Read on as a … Read More »

Caring for a Longhaired Cat

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Is your feline buddy super fluffy? Longhaired kitties are really cute! Taking care of all that fur can be a bit much for Fluffy, however, so she may need some help. Here, a Des Moines, IA vet discusses caring for … Read More »

6 Reasons to Get Your Cat Groomed Professionally

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Have you ever considered taking your cat to the groomer’s? Kitties are very clean, of course. Fluffy may spend hours on her beauty routine every day! However, some of our feline pals do need some help with keeping their fur … Read More »

Microchipping 101

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August 15th is Check The Chip Day! Getting your pet microchipped is one of the best things you can do for your furry pal! A Des Moines, IA vet discusses microchips in this article. How Microchips Work Microchips are very … Read More »

Boarding Your Cat

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Are you going to be going out of town soon? If you’ll be gone for more than a day or so, you may want to consider boarding your cat. Here, a Des Moines, IA vet discusses taking Fluffy to a … Read More »

4 Occasions to Consider Boarding Your Pet

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Have you boarded your pet recently? Our furry pals can’t go everywhere with us, so sooner or later, you may need to board your animal companion. The most common time for people to bring their four-legged buddies to pet hotels … Read More »