top items animal shelterThousands of animals live in shelters across North Carolina, and their numbers only swelled after Hurricane Florence hit with a vengeance. The folks who work at these facilities are driven by compassionate hearts and the desire to give cats, dogs, and other critters a new chance at life. They rely on their communities for the resources they need to properly care for animals. What can you do to help out?



10 Tips to Keep Your Pets Safe In Cold Weather

Wednesday, 28 November 2018 09:19

Keep pets safe in cold weatherThere’s a chill creeping into the air, the days are getting shorter, the nights longer. Winter is on its way! How can you make sure your faithful companions stay safe, healthy, and cozy when the cold weather hits?



Senior Pet Care Tips

Tuesday, 13 November 2018 08:50

National Walk Your Dog Week 2Thanks to improved medical care and nutrition, our pets are living longer and healthier than ever! As our pets age, they become more likely to develop arthritis and age related diseases. The best thing you can do for your older pet is to take a proactive role in their pets health care.



The importance of dental xrays

Monday, 12 November 2018 16:21

Dental xrays 2According to the American Veterinary Dental College, periodontal disease, also known as dental diseases, is the most common clinical condition occurring in adult dogs and cats, and by three years of age, most dogs and cats have some evidence of periodontal disease. Unfortunately, periodontal disease goes beyond bad breath and can present multiple problems in the oral cavity and internal organs. When your pet comes in for a dental cleaning, we're proud to be able to offer digital dental xrays. Dental xrays give our veterinarians the opportunity to make important diagnoses. 



Tips for traveling with your pets

Monday, 15 October 2018 14:49

National Walk Your Dog Week

If you haven't already, now is the time to start making travel arrangements for your pets during the holidays. Whether you're traveling by car or plane, our helpful hints will make sure your pets stay comfortable and happy!