• Default Image

    Getting Great Greetings from Good Dogs

    Oct 27 2014

    When the doorbell rings, what goes on at your home? Do your canine companions become a gaggle of canine lunatics? When friends visit, do they make a beeline for the…

  • Default Image

    Are You a Waiter or a Maintainer?

    Jul 23 2014

    I’m a creature of habit… more or less… and my general care and maintenance schedule is pretty routine and boring. I get my teeth cleaned every six months, I get…

  • Default Image

    Is Your Pet a CORNivore?

    Jun 23 2014

    In order to determine if your pet is a CORNivore, you must first go get the food you’re currently feeding and let’s read the label together …. Go ahead, I’ll…

  • Default Image

    Don’t Bring A Knife To A Gunfight! Fighting Fleas in Franklin, NC

    Mar 19 2014

    House fires and fleas have something in common. In the case of a house fire, you don’t sit around worrying much about having one until you see flames — then…

  • Default Image

    Brush Up on Dental Care!

    Feb 10 2014

    I’m a bit obsessive about brushing my own teeth, but I can’t seem to do it for any of our dogs… not even the ridiculously pampered Yorkshire Terrier Little Caesar!…

  • Default Image

    Fussy Fat Franklin Felines

    Jan 19 2014

    There’s a “growing” trend with our feline patients that’s impossible to ignore….at least 3 out of 4 of the felines we see are overweight or downright obese… some tipping the…

  • Default Image

    Deadly Home Remedies

    Nov 08 2013

    One of the most common calls we get after hours sounds something like this … “Jake’s just not acting right. He’s all hunched up and he cries when he stands…

  • Default Image

    Why We Perform Annual Exams at Noah’s Ark by Dr. Jeff Todd

    Oct 16 2013

    In this post, I’ll explain what’s really vitally important to your pet’s health – a yearly physical exam. I also urge you to let us advise you on “shots”. Immunology…

  • Default Image

    Forever Fighting Fleas in Franklin, NC

    Aug 13 2013

    I have a mantra when it comes to fleas that sounds something like this ……… “Don’t wait until you see adult fleas to treat for fleas.”…. “Do not wait to…

  • Default Image

    The Real Vampires of Macon County NC

    Jul 16 2013

    Did you know that we live among vampires– creatures that can survive only on the blood of others? Creatures that, like vampires, are really hard to kill? Ticks are our…