Pet Hazards Found Around the Home

Pet Hazards Found Around the Home

Did you know that there are common household items that are harmful to pets? March is Pet Poison Prevention Month, and our team at Chester Animal Clinic put together this list of four household hazards every pet owner should know about. Strings. We don’t like...
What Happens During My Pet’s Spay?

What Happens During My Pet’s Spay?

Although you know you should spay your female pet to prevent a host of medical and behavior issues, as well as unwanted puppies, you may not know what exactly happens during a spay surgery. Since World Spay Day—February 23—is approaching, let’s explain the procedure,...
Tips for a Safe Camping Trip with Your Pet

Tips for a Safe Camping Trip with Your Pet

If you’re an outdoorsy person, perhaps you might plan on bringing along your pet as your camping companion. Before you head out for your next outdoor adventure, check out these tips to help prepare you and your furry friend.  #1: Practice sleeping with your pet...
Keeping Your Pet Groomed in the Summer

Keeping Your Pet Groomed in the Summer

Hot weather requires different grooming techniques to keep your furry friend’s coat in tip-top shape and to help them stay comfortable. Here are the dos and don’ts of grooming your pet during the summer. Do brush and bathe your pet as usual Although your...
Help Your Pet Beat the Heat With These 3 Tips

Help Your Pet Beat the Heat With These 3 Tips

Late summer can still pack the heat. If it’s warm for us, imagine wearing a fur coat all the time! Check out these three tips to help your pets stay cool. #1: Freeze treats for your pet Does your pup look longingly at your ice cream sundae as you devour your...