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Indoor Enrichment For Your Cat

Feral and free-roaming cats cover a large area during their usual day, and may see numerous terrains and wildlife. They hunt for food, explore nooks and crannies, and interact with other cats and animals. In contrast, an indoor cat’s life is decidedly less exciting. They are supplied food at a particular time, they have already [...]

Kids and Pets: How to Ensure a Successful Relationship

Kids and pets should go together like peanut butter and jelly, but a successful relationship does not always magically develop. Kids can be boisterous and rough, and some pets may be afraid of their over-eager attempts to play. But, with your help, a beautiful friendship can bloom. Our Driftwood Animal Hospital team loves to see [...]

Fact or Fiction? Learn the Truth About Your Pet’s Nutrition

When searching for the best food for your furry pal, you’re likely overwhelmed with all the conflicting opinions posing as facts, steering you in different directions. How is a pet owner to choose? Before purchasing a pet food, separate the facts from fiction, and unearth the truth about cat and dog nutrition. To help you [...]

Getting to the Root of the Problem: Understanding Pet Dental Health

Your furry pals require lots of attention, care, toys, walks, and veterinary visits throughout their life to ensure they remain healthy and by your side for as long as possible. Pets are experts at wrapping their owners around their paws, especially when asking for more treats. However, unless you are having a smoochfest with your [...]

7 Clues Your Pet May Need a Weight Management Program

Close to 60% of dogs and cats in the U.S. are overweight, according to a 2018 survey by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention. Is your pet one of them? Surprisingly, many pet owners are shocked to learn that their pets need to lose weight. Since obesity is associated with other health concerns, keeping your [...]

5 Key Facts About Heartworm Disease Every Pet Owner Needs to Know

While we enjoy our warm temperatures year-round here in Daytona Beach, so do insects—particularly mosquitoes—and these bloodsucking pests are notorious for transmitting a host of diseases. You need to know about heartworm disease  to help keep your pet safe from this deadly condition. Here are five key facts about heartworm disease every pet owner should [...]

An Ounce of Purrvention for your Pet

Often with the comfort of a furry family member in your home, you can easily get into a daily life routine and forget that they require maintenance to keep their bodies functioning smoothly and healthily. Many U.S. dogs and cats have not seen a veterinarian in the past year for check-ups and preventive health care. [...]

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