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So You Want To Work In A Veterinary Hospital

Keep a close eye on electrical cords in your home or wherever your dog hangs out. You would be shocked to discover how man dogs are electrocuted from chewing on electrical cords! Some recommend using cayenne pepper on these cords to repel or train dogs from chewing cords. Do ringworms feed on your dogs? Give…

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Taking My Dog To The Veterinarian

Products sold over the counter at retail stores such as some topicals, shampoos and collars are ineffective and many times dangerous. Always only use what your veterinarian recommends. Having to treat a flea condition not only requires the use of flea medications, but can also mean having to give your pet steroids and or antibiotics…

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The Role Of The Veterinary Technician

To keep your cat warm, heating pads and hot water bottles (not too hot) may be effective, or you can cut the food off a sock and make a sweater to keep him warm. In addition to administering any medication prescribed by your veterinarian, you need to supply your cat with plenty of fluids. For…

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Veterinary Technician Schools

You play an important role in keeping your dog healthy. Make sure to feed your dog a balanced, healthy diet and exercise as tolerated. Obesity increases risk, just as it does in people. Unfortunately, this can lead to dissatisfaction when the bill comes in. It’s important to get your Dog Health questions answered before any…

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Veterinary Tech Training

Neither dogs nor cats are herbivores, meaning their bodies aren’t designed to digest and get nutrients out of plant proteins. Dogs, like us, are omnivores, meaning they can use and digest both plant and animal protein, but it only takes a look at a dog’s teeth and jaw to see what they are designed to…

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Studying To Be A Veterinary Technician

For those of you who don’t know, Retired Military Working Dog Assistance Organization is a non-profit organization based out of Universal City, Texas. The RMWDAO team is dedicated to helping our nation’s retired military working dogs live a better, more comfortable life after retirement. RMWDAO is currently pending 501(c)(3) tax exempt status with the IRS.…

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Keep Your Dog Safe In Hot Weather

Urinary tract infections are common in cats and cause a lot of suffering. There is much debate about what type of diet will keep this from happening and many different specially formulated cat foods addressing this problem. Work with your vet here, and take their advice, because they deal with it every day and will…