Heartworm Myths: Debunked!

Heartworm Myths: Debunked!

Heartworm can sometimes be a confusing topic for many pet owners, but we’re here to help! We have debunked some common heartworm myths to help you get to the truth.   Myth: Only dogs get heartworms Truth: Heartworms can infect any mammal, including people....
What To Do If Your Pet Ate a Poison

What To Do If Your Pet Ate a Poison

In honor of National Pet Poison Prevention Month, our team at Gardner Animal Care Center would like you to brush up on the steps to take if your furry pal has been in contact with a potentially toxic substance. First, don’t panic, and then follow these step-by-step...
Are Hairballs Normal for Cats?

Are Hairballs Normal for Cats?

Part of cat ownership involves coming across furry, slimy tubes, otherwise known as hairballs. Depending on your cat’s hair coat length, you may encounter hairballs with such regular frequency that you become worried about your feline friend’s health. Our team at...