Adopting a pet from an animal shelter or a rescue organization is a great way to add a “fur baby” to your family. Many pets without homes languish in shelters or spend long periods with foster families--why buy from a breeder when so many dogs and cats are waiting for a forever home? Adopting from
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A purebred dogs carry a long legacy and history. You have probably heard that purebred dogs suffer from more health issues than mixed breed dogs. But is it true? Well, the answer is not as straightforward as people might have you think. Certain genetic disorders are more common in purebreds than in mutts, but others
For as long as pets have been owned and loved, we make connections that are deemed rather unbreakable. It can become devastating when one falls ill, becomes hurt, or passes on. These are troublesome things to contemplate. Here at AMC, we offer different cancer treatments that can not only save your pet’s life in many
Household plants are great for decoration, ambiance, improving air quality, and bringing your home to life. If you also have pets, there are some important things for you to consider when purchasing and placing houseplants. Because if Sparky of Miss Fluff gets ahold of a plant, they are certainly not bad pets, they’re just doing
With more and more cats suffering from obesity and weight-related issues including diabetes, high blood pressure, fatty liver disease, heart issues, and arthritis, there are plenty of reasons to keep your cat moving and healthy. We’re not kitten! Like humans, cats need regular exercise for physical and mental health. A couple ten-minute exercise sessions a
You’ve probably noticed that your pets aren’t exactly excited when it’s time to swallow medications. Whether you’re taking something out of your pet’s mouth or trying to put a pill in their mouth, they seem to develop jaws of steel when you’re trying to pry apart their teeth. Some pets will spit the medications out
Bringing a puppy home is such an exciting time! The more prepared you are, the smoother the transition will go. And the smoother the transition goes, the easier it will be for your puppy to adapt to his or her new home, and the more fun you’ll all have. Getting into good habits right away
Acupuncture is a Chinese medicinal treatment that has been used for thousands of years. Holistic and alternative health practices have been steadily making their way into the mainstream over the past few years, and acupuncture is a front-runner of these practices. Many people have realized the incredible benefits the various health practices can bring, both
With all the to do’s swirling around the holiday season like snowflakes outside, it can be hard to pay attention to everything! Here are some important tips for practicing holiday pet safety and making sure your furry friends are safe this holiday season. The Space If you are having guests in your
The holidays are officially upon us and for many pet owners. That means packing up the car and heading out of town to spend time with friends and family. These are tips if boarding your pet at a kennel or having a pet sitter isn’t an option. There are some important steps you can take