How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

One of the best weapons in the fight against pet periodontal disease is actually a very simple tool: a toothbrush. Some pet owners giggle, groan or roll their eyes when their veterinarian tells them they should be brushing their pets' teeth. The idea of...

Prevent These in Your Pet

Prevent These in Your Pet

Sometimes the healthiest of animals can still be afflicted with unfair illnesses. However, many diseases can be prevented if we take the proper precautions. April is National Heartworm Awareness Month, and we want to talk about this and other preventable...

A Healthy Pet Weight in Four Steps

A Healthy Pet Weight in Four Steps

While a “healthy weight” is something people understand, more than half of dogs and cats are overweight. If you aren't sure if your pet is one of these animals, reach out to Gardner Animal Care Center and set up an appointment. Overweight and obese pets...

Nicaragua Mission Trip 1/4/19

Nicaragua Mission Trip 1/4/19

Our first Day on the job involved a trip to Las Flores, which was only about 20min from Catarina. We pulled up to a home of one of Oscars church members, unloaded our supplies, and got cracking, I mean cutting and sticking. A steady stream of patients...

Nicaragua Veterinary Mission 1/3/19

Nicaragua Veterinary Mission 1/3/19

The day started out too early with the 3:00 am alarm, but at least we had seasonal weather, 21 degrees, perfect for snowmaking; but I knew that wouldn’t last. When you leave at 3:30 am, the trip into Logan is actually pleasant, no traffic or horns or...