Litter boxes and scratching posts and catnip, oh my! There's lots to learn about having a new kitten! Our new kitten packet will give you a good starting point for all things kitten, including health and behavior topics.
Need a crash course in house training? Wondering about what vaccinations your puppy needs? Trying to choose the right puppy kindergarten? Take a peek at our new puppy packet, with information about health, behavior, and more.
Influenza in Pets
There has been a lot of discussion recently about influenza in pets, both H1N1 ("swine flu") and H3N8 (canine influenza). Get the most up to date information here.
My Pet Has Arthritis-- Now What?
Just because your pet has been diagnosed with arthritis doesn't mean that they have to live with discomfort or give up the things they love to do. Learn more about treatment options for both dogs and cats here.
Leptospirosis and Vaccination
Friendship has begun offering vaccination against this serious and potentially fatal disease, which is becoming more prevalent in Larimer County. Read more to learn if vaccination might be right for your dog.
Preventing Heartworm Disease
This deadly disease is carried by mosquitoes, infects dogs (and sometimes cats) and is easily prevented. Learn more about testing and prevention here.
Pets and Parasites
Friendship has new recommendation for the testing, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of parasitic disease, many of which can be transmitted to you and your pets. Click above to learn about the Companion Animal Parasite Council, whose recommendations for the health and safety of both humans and animals are serving as our guide in many areas.
Many ordinary household items can be hazardous or even fatal to your furry family members. Click above to learn how to keep your pets safe.
Summer Pet Health Issues
With warm weather and sporting activities a great part of Colorado life, pet owners need to take certain precautions to ensure their pets' health and safety. Take a look!
Chilly Critter Care
Before you settle down for your long winter's nap, take some time to learn how to keep your pets as warm and comfortable as you are!
Holiday Hazards For Your Pet
While you make your festive plans for the holiday season, don't forget to include your pets! Click to read more.
Heading off for the great outdoors? Here are some tips for keeping your four-legged friend safe when you go hiking, running, camping -- or just take a trip to the dog park.
Check out these links to interesting and helpful Internet resources.