Should You Become a Pet Foster Parent?

Should You Become a Pet Foster Parent?

June is National Foster a Pet Month is here, so you may be extra motivated to add a new furry friend to your household. But do you know if fostering a pet is right for you? Ask yourself the following questions before applying to be a pet foster parent.   Q: Do I have...

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Pet Microchipping Myths

Pet Microchipping Myths

Did you know many pet owners are unsure exactly how microchips work? Because of this, they may avoid getting these potentially life-saving devices for their companions. However, our team is determined to debunk common pet microchipping myths to clear up any confusion....

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Myths About Pet Heartworm Disease

Myths About Pet Heartworm Disease

In honor of National Heartworm Awareness Month this month, our team here at Chester Animal Clinic is committed to debunking common heartworm myths to help pet owners understand the importance of year-round prevention. We understand it can be a confusing topic, and...

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How to Clean Your Pet’s Ears

How to Clean Your Pet’s Ears

At some point in your pet’s life, they will need their ears to be cleaned. If your furry friend suffers from allergies, they may need their ears cleaned at least once a week to prevent allergy-related ear infections. Follow these steps to make cleaning your furry...

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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 when...

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What Happens When You Neuter a Dog?

What Happens When You Neuter a Dog?

If your male pet undergoes a neuter surgery, and this is your first postoperative experience, you may be surprised that your furry companion still appears to be intact, especially if they were neutered later in life. To clear up any confusion you may have, here's an...

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Are Hairballs Normal for All Cats?

Are Hairballs Normal for All Cats?

Part of being a cat owner involves coming across hairballs, even if they're a little nasty. Depending on your cat’s hair coat length, you may encounter so many hairballs that you might become worried about your feline friend’s health. Let’s take a closer look at how...

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