Don’t Fear the Fourth: 5 Tips to Help Your Pet Safely Enjoy July Fourth

As July Fourth draws near, you’re likely planning your cookout menu, plotting the best spot to sit for the fireworks show, and envisioning lounging in the pool all afternoon. While these activities are the highlight of Independence Day celebrations, they can pose threats to your four-legged friend. Never fear—our Gentle Touch Animal Hospital team’s tips [...]

Treatment Recommendations for Common Pet Allergies

If your pet has allergies, you know that treatment is not straightforward, because the offending allergen must be identified before a management strategy can be determined. Common pet allergens include flea bites, environmental allergens, and food, and most allergic pets have itchy skin that they excessively scratch, lick, rub, and chew. Our American Animal Hospital [...]