High-Tech Protection Against Heartbreak: The Benefits of Microchipping Pets

With technological advancements, we can provide an even higher quality of care to our beloved pets. Medical and scientific breakthroughs aid in pets living longer and healthier lives, while technology ensures pet owners and pets find each other when lost. Microchip technology is a benefit for pet and owner relationships, allowing heartfelt reunions around the [...]

By |2019-08-23T00:48:03+00:00August 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 5 Conditions Helped by Veterinary Acupuncture

When your pet is in pain or experiencing a chronic medical condition, you may wonder if you’re doing everything possible to maintain your four-legged family member’s quality of life. If you feel you’ve exhausted the limits of conventional medical therapy, give us a call to discuss some alternative treatments.  At Tidmore Veterinary Hospital, we offer [...]

By |2019-07-20T19:49:09+00:00August 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Straight to the Heart: The Facts About Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm. The word itself does not sound good, which is appropriate, because although heartworm disease is common, it can be fatal if left untreated. The best way to avoid heartworms is to understand the disease, burst the common misconceptions that surround the illness, and to protect your pet. Here are some questions and answers to [...]

By |2019-07-05T13:31:17+00:00July 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Facts Every Pet Owner Should Know About House and Garden Toxins

Inside your home, garage, and garden are a plethora of potential hazards and toxins that could prove extremely dangerous to your pet. Read on for some important facts to consider regarding home and garden toxins.  Fact #1: Human medications are the most commonly reported pet poison According to the American Society for the Prevention of [...]

By |2019-07-04T16:20:20+00:00July 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Key to a Healthy, Happy Pet: Preventive Medicine

As every pet owner knows, the lives of cats and dogs are too short. However, a preventive medicine regimen can help our beloved companions live long and healthy lives. Like people, pets benefit from routine physical exams, wellness testing, and other forms of preventive medicine. The days of stepping foot inside a veterinary clinic only [...]

By |2019-07-04T16:03:37+00:00July 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pet Behaving Badly? Common Behavioral Issues and Training Solutions

Barking, scratching, digging, inappropriate elimination—behavioral issues are one of the driving reasons pets are surrendered to animal shelters. Many of these pet behaviors are normal, but we humans don’t appreciate our dog alerting us to a squirrel’s every movement, or a cat practicing nail care on our new leather sofa. To peacefully live together, we [...]

By |2019-07-04T02:09:58+00:00July 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Scratch That Itch: Finding Comfort for Allergic Pets

Allergens may never completely die off here in Alabama—they just change a little with the seasons. That means our pets can feel the itch of allergy symptoms year-round. Allergens are divided into four main groups: contact, environmental, food, and flea. Some pets suffer from all four, so it can be tricky to pinpoint their specific [...]

By |2018-11-19T17:01:40+00:00November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Guide to Avoiding Pet Holiday Hazards

Packed full of merriment, the holidays are the most wonderful time of the year. But, nothing spoils the festivities quite like a trip to an emergency veterinarian for a catastrophe that could have been easily prevented. With all the stress of planning holiday gatherings and extra decorations, guests, food, and treats upsetting the routine in [...]

By |2018-11-19T17:59:29+00:00November 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments