3 Types of Allergies Affecting our Pets

3 Types of Allergies Affecting our Pets

Pets can suffer from seasonal allergies just like people! Unlike us, instead of suffering from congestion, our pets allergies manifest through their skin. With spring in full bloom here in the Ohio River Valley, our clinic is seeing an increase in the number of pets...

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Easter Hazards to our Pets

Easter Hazards to our Pets

Many of us here in Louisville, Kentucky will be celebrating the Easter holiday this coming weekend.  Here at Dogwood Veterinary Clinic, we want to keep this time as safe as possible for your pets so we can all enjoy the holiday! Below, we’re listing some popular...

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Tall Tails: 10 Common Pet Care Myths

Tall Tails: 10 Common Pet Care Myths

Whether you own a cat or a dog, the Internet has lots of information for pet owners. Dr. Chris Franklin, at Dogwood Veterinary Clinic, in each appointment is answering questions like these discerning what is real, sound medical advice for pets. Schedule your...

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New Year, New Habits: 5 Steps to a Healthier Pet

New Year, New Habits: 5 Steps to a Healthier Pet

Many of us commonly set goals surrounding our health and wellness as we roll into a new year. These types of goals are not just beneficial to us, but also for our pets! At Dogwood Veterinary Clinic, here in Louisville, Kentucky, nutrition and body condition are...

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4 Things to Consider Before Getting a Puppy For Christmas

4 Things to Consider Before Getting a Puppy For Christmas

Adding a new puppy to the family around the holidays can be fun and exciting, but a lot of families may not realize the level of commitment a new pet requires! Below, we’ve listed things to consider if you’re thinking about adding a new furry friend to your family...

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4 Safe Dog Toys and 4 to Avoid!

4 Safe Dog Toys and 4 to Avoid!

Whether they are an adult or a puppy, all dogs need toys to play with. They can enrich training and ease boredom. There are a lot of dog toys and chews on the market, but not all of them are safe for your pet. Below, we’re listing a few of the safe, beneficial dog...

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40 Common Household Pet Toxins

40 Common Household Pet Toxins

If you have pets in your home, it is important to know which common household products are toxic. By understanding which household items and foods pose a threat to your pet, you can help decrease the risk for toxicant exposure and keep them safe and healthy! Food...

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Feline Inappropriate Elimination

Feline Inappropriate Elimination

Feline inappropriate elimination is one of the most common issues that cat owners face and it can also be one of the most frustrating. Oftentimes, cat owners believe inappropriate elimination is done out of anger or spite, but this is not the case! Cats will try to...

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Separation Anxiety and COVID-19

Separation Anxiety and COVID-19

By Heather Blakeman, CPDT-KA Prepare your pet to cope with your return to work and life outside of “Stay-At-Home” orders with these tips. The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in many changes in day-to-day life for both humans and animals here in Louisville and...

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