Canine Influenza

Canine Influenza or dog flu has been in the news a great deal over the last year.  Canine Influenza is caused by one of two strains of the virus, H3N8 and H3N2.  These are highly contagious diseases easily spread from infected dogs through direct contact, nasal secretions(coughing and sneezing), food bowls, kennel surfaces and people. … Read more

Essential Oils in Cats

It seems everyone is using essential oils for presumed health benefits.  The problem is that cats have a unique way of metabolizing products in their liver.  Therefore many items that are safe for humans or dogs may be toxic to cats. Some essential oils that are toxic to your cat include: cinnamon oil citrus oil … Read more