Discussing the “aftercare” of a beloved pet is a delicate topic. Fortunately there are many ways to honor them once they’re gone. When a pet dies, some owners take them home for burial while others elect to have them cremated so they can keep or spread the ashes. Sometimes we’re asked to do a post … Read moreSome pets keep giving even after they’re gone
Who: dogs can catch their own strain of the flu (H3N8) which is highly contagious and rapidly spread through aerosolized respiratory secretions; young puppies and sick or elderly dogs with other diseases tend to be hardest hit when exposed. What: symptoms include a combination of coughing, sneezing, nasal discharge, fever and tiredness but can progress … Read moreCanine flu: answers to frequently asked questions
I’ll be updating here frequently with stories and other glimpses into life behind the scenes at SeaPort Vet. I encourage you to check back, leave comments and pose questions about what we’re blogging about. Please know that this isn’t a forum for diagnosing or making treatment recommendations. I’m hoping it will be a fun, educational … Read moreWelcome to the new blog!