In Minnesota we are blessed with many outdoor spaces where we can enjoy nature and all it has to offer. This time of year we may encounter many wonderful signs of spring and early summer while in the great outdoors. … More Tick borne disease: A real danger to your dog
With Halloween just around the corner, it seemed like a good idea to put a reminder out there about chocolate toxicity. This infograph covers how much theobromine (the poison part of chocolate) is in different kinds of chocolate, … More The DARK side of chocolate
This time of year LOTS of folks are frustrated because their household is overrun with fleas. It seems like they … More NOT FLEAS AGAIN!
Remember Desmond? He is closing in on being almost one-year-old. He has been through his first training class and is getting closer and closer to being a therapy dog! … More Therapy Dog Journey – Part II
When you think of taking your pet in for a veterinary visit do you get nervous? A lot of owners feel some anxiety just thinking about their pet’s checkup because they don’t like seeing their pet anxious before, during, and after their visit at the veterinary office. Our goal here at Albert Lea Veterinary Clinic is to calm cats and sooth dogs. … More Fear Free!
The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is one of two types of Corgis, the other being the Cardigan Welsh Corgi. … More Breed of the week:Pembroke Welsh Corgi
I would like you to meet Desmond! He is a nine-month-old male Pembroke Welsh Corgi. … More Therapy Dog Journey – Part I
When the weather starts becoming temperate in Minnesota, (usually by mid June) folks around here begin spending more time enjoying the great outdoors. Of course many dog owners will bring their beloved pets along with them for a variety of activities. Running, hiking, a jaunt to a dog park, camping, walking around the lake, & swimming are all popular ways to spend time with your active dog. But along with the fun come some summertime hazards including unexpected encounters with wildlife. … More Raising a Stink!