Minnesota Veterinary Hospital Blog
September 28th marks World Rabies Day, so now seems a good time to investigate what this illness is, why it is so serious, and the threat it can pose to your own pets.
The onset of fall is always an interesting time. While there’s no denying we’ll all miss the long, hazy summer days, there’s a variety of delights to be enjoyed in the forthcoming months: Halloween, the changing color of the leaves, and the freedom from worrying about our pets and their exposure to fleas and ticks… right?
Did you know that August 22 is Take Your Cat to the Vet Day? The American Veterinary Medical Association (AMVA) established this awareness event several years ago after learning that the typical cat sees the vet just one or two times per year. Compared to dogs, this is less than half as often.