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Embracing the “Dog Days of Summer”

The star that rises and sets with the sun during the high summer is known as Sirius, or the Dog Star. Forever shining brightly in the constellation Canis Major (Big Dog), Sirius was perceived by ancient people as bringing about the hottest temperatures of the year, giving way to the famous expression “the dog days [...]

Back To Basics: Flea, Tick, and Heartworm Prevention

Parasite control is a must for all of our furry friends. Unfortunately, some pet owners make the mistake of skipping heartworm medication during winter months or assuming indoor cats don’t need parasite control at all. To get back to basics about why flea, tick, and heartworm prevention is so important, Bowman Veterinary Hospital takes a [...]

The Cat’s Meow: Cat Health And Preventive Care

Anyone who has had or currently has cats knows what special creatures they are. They are clever, independent, have the athletic ability of Olympic athletes, and can be incredibly sweet. It’s no surprise that we love our cats and want to keep them well. But keeping them healthy takes more than just bringing them to [...]

Common Pet Poisons: Threats to Your Pet’s Safety

Responsible pet owners have plenty of safeguards in place to protect their pets. Fenced-in yards, microchipping, vaccinations, and parasite preventives top the list of ways to keep our companions safe and sound. However, even the most cautious owner can overlook potential sources of pet poisoning that may be found in or around the home. March [...]