February is Pet Dental Health Month, and it’s the perfect opportunity to express the importance of preventive oral care in companion animals to our clients. Pet oral health hasn’t always been at the forefront of veterinary care and many pet owners may think it’s just another service to pay for. It’s important our clients understand that […]
There are bright lights to look at, shiny balls just begging to be batted around, and, of course, it’s a tree — in the house! So, can you really blame cats for making the Christmas tree their personal playground? Sometimes they end up stuck in all the decorations, and other times they decide it’s a […]
To make a carrier irresistible to your cat, use praise and food rewards each time the cat enters the carrier successfully. Once your cat is comfortable entering the carrier, continue to make it a desirable by playing with toys and offering meals in and around the carrier. Though it can sometimes be a slow process […]
Despite the many warnings pet owners receive during the summer months, far too many pets are left in cars to suffer from heat stroke and even death due to the overwhelming temperatures. Because the animals in this predicament can’t adequately voice their distress, Dr. Ernie Ward decided to spend 30 sweaty minutes inside a sweltering […]
Although a dog’s ears need to be regularly monitored for his entire life, a little basic maintenance is generally all that’s required to keep them clean and healthy. Watch this video on how to clean your dogs ears…..
Giving your cat a pill doesn’t have to be difficult. Watch this video for helpful tips that make “pilling” a cat easy, including buttering the pill to make it slide down the throat and then blowing gently into your cat’s nose to stimulate the swallowing reflex. Watch this helpful video….
Here is a helpful video on trimming your cat’s nails. How To Trim Your Cat’s Nails
Posted on Mar 27, 2013 in Videos
Crate training is a must for any dog owner. It’s great for managing behavior problems, necessary for car and airline travel, and will likely be required at some point in your dog’s life, whether at a veterinarian, groomer or boarder. Watch the video here »
Posted on Jan 1, 2013 in Videos
Commercial with our friend Lilly!
Posted on Dec 20, 2012 in Videos
Happy Holidays from your friends at Wright Veterinary Medical Center!