Engage Your Pet Through Ongoing Training

Engage Your Pet Through Ongoing Training

Ongoing training is not only a great opportunity for your pet to exercise, but it also offers opportunities to provide mental stimulation and engagement—both of which are essential to your pet’s well-being. Here are three ideas from the team at FMA Animal...
Cognitive Dysfunction in Older Pets

Cognitive Dysfunction in Older Pets

Senior pets may experience mental decline, such as cognitive dysfunction. With early intervention, it is possible to help keep their minds sharp through their golden years.  Here are the signs of cognitive dysfunction in pets: Activity — One change in pets that is...
Feeding Your Pet Safely During Your Barbecue

Feeding Your Pet Safely During Your Barbecue

Does your furry friend want a taste of what’s on the grill? It may be tempting to feed them barbecue scraps, but many typical barbecue foods are not suitable for pets, even as a treat. Try giving them these safe options instead. Frozen treats — If you’re...
What to Expect When Adopting a Pet

What to Expect When Adopting a Pet

We know the unconditional love and joy that furry friends bring to our lives, and it comes as no surprise that many people are looking to add to their family by adopting a pet. If you’re considering adopting a pet from a shelter or rescue, we at FMA Animal...
Is Your Cat at Risk for Squamous Cell Carcinoma?

Is Your Cat at Risk for Squamous Cell Carcinoma?

Cats with light- or white-colored fur are beautiful, exuding a regal and majestic air. But did you know that these fair felines are at a higher risk for squamous cell carcinoma? Read on to learn more about this common cancer. What are squamous cell carcinoma signs in...
When Your Pet Gets a Bee Sting

When Your Pet Gets a Bee Sting

Pet owners know that from time to time, our furry friends can get themselves into trouble. A dog sniffing around the bushes can run into a bee and wind up with a sting. We at FMA Animal Hospital want to share what you need to know if that happens. If your furry friend...