A Guide to Managing the Storm-Phobic Pet

A Guide to Managing the Storm-Phobic Pet

The storm season can be a great cause of pet anxiety -here are some simple tips to help take the edge off. As the hot summer months approach, so too does storm season. If your dogs are anything like most (completely storm-phobic), you will be dreading the first storm...
The Importance of Pet Insurance

The Importance of Pet Insurance

Here at Animal Emergency Service, we see first-hand just how much people love their pets and the lengths they will go to when it comes to keeping them safe and healthy. However, we also see how overwhelming it can be when unexpected emergency vet bills add up to more...
Preventing Heat Stroke In Your Furry Family Member

Preventing Heat Stroke In Your Furry Family Member

When the weather heats up, it’s crucial we take care of the most vulnerable members of our family. Just like the very young and the very old, your pets are extremely susceptible to heat stress and heatstroke. The effects of heatstroke can be even worse on animals,...
What Are The Signs of A GDV?

What Are The Signs of A GDV?

The most obvious signs are abdominal distention (swollen belly) and nonproductive vomiting (animal appears to be vomiting, but nothing comes up) and retching. Other signs include restlessness, abdominal pain, and rapid shallow breathing. Profuse salivation may...