Month: May 2015

By Sharon Billings, CVT Associate Veterinary Information Specialist Well, the temperature is finally on the rise here in Minnesota and as we thaw out after the cold and snowy winter, we eagerly head outdoors to enjoy the warmth and sunshine.  Whether you’re planning a neighborhood walk, a nature trail hike, or a swim at the…

By Sharon Billings, CVT Associate Veterinary Information Specialist So, you’re preparing to bring home your new purring bundle of joy!  Congratulations!  No doubt you’re shopping for supplies including items for kitty’s commode.  As you stroll down the aisles at the local pet supply store, you are overwhelmed by all the choices.  You really want to…

By Pamela Huyck, CVT Associate Veterinary Information Specialist Here is a general overview of what you can expect what you call the Pet Poison Helpline for a consultation. We will get a brief summary of why you are calling (saying something like, “My dog ate some medication and I would like to know if it…