Preventing Dehydration

Preventing Dehydration

Dehydration is excessive loss of water from the body (typically through vomiting and/or diarrhea) or inappropriate intake of water into the body (decreased thirst). The most common mistake with a vomiting pet is to encourage food and water intake while the pet is...
How Often Should You Wash Your Pet’s Dish?

How Often Should You Wash Your Pet’s Dish?

Have you ever wondered how often you should wash your pet’s food and water dishes? The answer may surprise you. You should wash your pet’s dishes after every single use, just as you would do for your own dishes. Most pet parents that ask us this question say that...
10 Senior Cat Care Tips

10 Senior Cat Care Tips

At Paoli Vetcare, we believe that regular checkups and wellness exams are critical to your pet’s well-being. We keep meticulous medical records and recommend further testing only when we find a potential problem in need of further investigation. Regardless of age,...
Is Take Your Dog To Work Day Right For Your Dog?

Is Take Your Dog To Work Day Right For Your Dog?

Working in a veterinary clinic, every day is like Take Your Dog to Work Day! But, what about other workplace settings? As the bond between humans and animals gets stronger (millennials are increasingly opting for fur “children” over the human variety), more businesses...
Protecting Your Pet from Heat Stroke

Protecting Your Pet from Heat Stroke

Summer is in full swing, and with that comes lots of fun activities! However, in the summer heat, these fun activities in the sun can quickly become dangerous. Like humans, dogs and cats can become overheated. Unlike humans, our pets aren’t able to effectively reduce...
Does Bravecto Kill Dogs?

Does Bravecto Kill Dogs?

Have you heard that Bravecto flea and tick medication is killing dogs? In a June 2015 Facebook post, a family reported that one of their dogs had died within a day of being given Bravecto chewables and that another of their dogs had nearly died after being given the...
What You Need to Know About Lyme Disease

What You Need to Know About Lyme Disease

At Paoli Vetcare, we believe that regular checkups and wellness exams are critical to your pet’s well-being. During wellness visits, we may administer routine vaccinations, screen for parasites, and answer your questions about proper diet, dental health, behavior...
What Is Your Aggressive Cat Trying To Tell You?

What Is Your Aggressive Cat Trying To Tell You?

Cats are unique and need special care at their veterinary clinic. Luckily for you, Paoli Vetcare is AAHA-accredited and is equipped to provide a safe, clean, and calm environment for your feline. AAHA establishes exacting standards for veterinary practices and fosters...
How to Tell if Your Pet is Overweight

How to Tell if Your Pet is Overweight

At Paoli Vetcare, we believe that regular checkups and wellness exams are critical to your pet’s well-being. We keep meticulous medical records and recommend further testing only when we find a potential problem in need of further investigation. Drs. Rowan and...
Why Are Dentals So Expensive?

Why Are Dentals So Expensive?

A “dental” is a catch-all phrase referring to any procedure involving general anesthesia and the teeth. This includes prophylactic cleaning, extraction of diseased teeth, cutting back overgrown gum tissue, or any combination thereof.Overall, cost depends on how much...