Taking care of your dog during their recovery after orthopedic surgery can be a long and frustrating process. Today, our Lafayette vets share with you tips and advice for taking care of your dog after orthopedic surgery and how you can keep them comfortable after their procedure.
At St. Francis Veterinary Hospital, our team believes that vaccinations are a key part of keeping your pet healthy during their life. While core vaccinations are recommended for all pets, there are various vaccines that may be suggested for your pet based on their lifestyle and risk level for certain diseases. Our Lafayette vets explain more here.
Here, our vets in Lafayette share the potential side effects dogs can develop after receiving the Bordetella vaccine, and the importance of vaccinating your dog.
Taking your cat to the vet for routine physical exams annually is essential to the health of your feline companion because your vet has the chance to detect any health issues early or prevent them from arising in the first place. Today, our Lafayette vets share the ways you can prepare your cat for their routine annual wellness examination.
Did you know the golden retriever dog breed is one of the most popular in the US? They are intelligent, outgoing, and could also be great for families with kids. Today, our Lafayette vets discuss the personality traits and characteristics of golden retrievers and some useful information you should know before adopting one of these beautiful pups.
Is this your first time boarding your dog? You probably have lots of questions and worries about leaving your dog in the care of others. Today, our Lafayette vets aim to put your worries to rest and share some important things you should know about boarding your dog and choosing a reputable boarding facility.
When your dog develops a dental health problem it can lead to chronic pain as well as other health issues. Luckily, lots of dental health problems can be prevented with a combination of regular dental exams, professional hygiene cleanings, and at-home care. Here, our vets in Lafayette share ways you can tell if your dog needs a dental cleaning, as well as if they have developed any dental health problems and how to keep their mouth healthy.