Can Your Pet Give You Coronavirus?

Can Your Pet Give You Coronavirus?

There is no evidence dogs and cats are actively spreading the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) to people, but infected people have transmitted this virus to their pets. Now there is more evidence that both cats and dogs can be infected by owners sick with COVID-19. Cats...
Don’t Be Dogged by Guilt!

Don’t Be Dogged by Guilt!

Do you worry you are failing your 4-legged friend? A large survey by a UK pet insurer found that 1 in 4 dog parents and 1 in 5 cat parents fear their vet personally judges how well they care for their pet. Are you biting your nails while the vet is trimming your...
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...