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Who’s Ready for Dental Month?

By |2019-02-15T17:46:24+00:00February 15th, 2019|Cats, Dogs, Pet Health|

Schedule your pet's dental cleaning in February and get $100 off. Does your pet have bad breath and you don’t know how to tell them? February is Pet Dental Health Month. At Banderas, we believe that a year-round approach to keeping your pet’s teeth clean will help keep your pet healthy.  We do, [...]

Heartworm Prevention in Your Pet

By |2019-01-18T12:27:13+00:00January 18th, 2019|Pet Health|

Heartworm in cats and dogs can be a potentially fatal disease that is very preventable. Heartworm is transmitted by mosquitos and is causes large worms to infest animals’ heart, lungs, or arteries. Heartworms can cause fatigue, weight loss, a decreased appetite, and lethargy. If left untreated, heartworm may even prove to be fatal for your [...]

Tips and Tricks for your Pet’s Teeth!

By |2018-11-16T13:29:24+00:00November 16th, 2018|Pet Health|

Looking after your pet’s teeth is essential to help them enjoy the best quality of life. Good dental care helps prevent fractured teeth, gingivitis, and gum disease in cats and dogs. Looking after your pet’s teeth involves regular brushing and annual checkups at your local veterinary clinic. What are the best tips and tricks to [...]

Attacking Allergies in your Pets

By |2018-09-15T15:04:48+00:00September 15th, 2018|Pet Health|

Allergies can affect your pets just the same way as they affect humans. Knowing how to deal with allergies in pets can be a challenge. The first sign of an allergy in your pet could be red itchy eyes, excessive scratching, sneezing, and hair loss. If you suspect allergies in your pets, you should book [...]

What’s Going on Internally With My Pet?

By |2018-05-11T17:10:12+00:00May 11th, 2018|Pet Health|

Have you noticed that there’s something just not quite right with your pet’s health? Are you worried about what is going on internally with your pet? It can be a worrying time for pet parents if they notice that their pet is showing signs of illness. Your pet dog or cat can’t tell you something [...]

Enjoy Every Moment with Your Pet – National Pet Day

By |2018-03-16T21:22:57+00:00March 16th, 2018|Pet Health|

April 11 is National Pet Day and it’s a time when pet owners can enjoy some special moments with their pets. Although our pets bring us joy and happiness 365 days in a year, it’s always special to celebrate cats and dogs at home. Here are 4 ideas how to enjoy every moment with your [...]

Love, Live, Travel… With Pets!

By |2018-01-22T17:39:52+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Pet Health|

Now that spring is approaching and we are getting prepared for the summer, many people are planning their vacation. If you are a pet owner, you might be wondering about the best ways to travel with your pet. Knowing how to care for your pet's health whether you are planning to travel by automobile or [...]

How to Clean Your Pet’s Chompers

By |2017-12-20T19:15:06+00:00December 20th, 2017|Pet Health|

When it comes to looking after the health of your pet, it’s important to clean your pet’s chompers regularly. Not looking after your dog’s dental health can lead to bad breath, gum disease, and even more serious health conditions. Making sure that your pet’s teeth are cleaned regularly will help you avoid unnecessary trips to [...]

Bloodwork for Pets: What You Need to Know

By |2017-10-04T15:50:39+00:00October 4th, 2017|Pet Health|

Bloodwork for pets is an important way that vets can help get a general picture of your pet’s health and help diagnose serious medical conditions. Although many pet owners are hesitant about paying for blood tests, vets only ever recommend them when they are absolutely necessary. If your vet has recommended bloodwork for your pet [...]