It is no secret that dogs enjoy chewing on bones and various toys. How do you choose the right chew toys for your dog? Many toys can harm your dog’s digestive tract or create blockages. As the best veterinarians in Apex, we recommend that dog owners avoid animal bones and other excessively hard chew toys
Cooler weather is finally upon us and that means getting out into nature. Glorious jewel-toned foliage and crisp fall air coax us from our cozy abodes and put us in a magical autumn mood. One wonderful way to enjoy cooler temperatures is to go hiking and there’s no need to leave your dog behind! Canines make
It’s no secret that summer’s the season of fun. Both humans and canines alike love to frolic in the water to cool off. Some dogs enjoy water play, while others don’t. For those who do, there are several important safety measures you can take to keep your furry friend safe this summer. Let’s address those measures
Canine Flu is not a disease we need to panic about at this time, however, we do need to be aware of this disease and take measures to protect our furry companions. This pet safety alert has been prepared to help educate our clients so that we can prepare as best as we can to
With Christmas and New Year just a few days away, you’re probably planning your festive season down to the last detail. And whether you’re going away or staying home, if your pets are going to celebrate with you, it’s essential that you plan their menu as carefully as your own. Pancreatitis in dogs is a
Even though people have kept domesticated cats for thousands of years, they remain shrouded in mystery. Hey, it's part of their allure! So, if you’ve got a feline furbaby in your home, here are some things you can do to help your kitty enjoy a long and healthy life, while keeping you and your family
So you’re on the phone scheduling your furbaby’s wellness visit at the vet, and the receptionist on the other end of the line gives you a homework assignment: bring in a fecal sample from your pet to your appointment. So what now? At Harmony Animal Hospital, we place great importance on the comfort and health
There are a lot of things that go into giving a veterinary practice a good reputation. At Harmony Animal Hospital, we believe one of the most important aspects is to ensure that we have the right staff with the proper qualifications.
Colitis in dogs is a form of colon inflammation. It’s often a symptom of an underlying condition, so treatment is geared towards treating that condition rather than the colitis itself. In many cases, dogs with colitis develop chronic diarrhea. How do you recognize when your dog may have colitis versus a simple upset stomach?
There is so much that goes into owning a pet – from the tiniest kitten to the biggest dog, and annual animal checkups are an essential part of keeping your pet healthy and happy. Let your vet help you provide the best care for each one of your fur-babies! Know what questions you’ll need to answer,