How to Help Your Dog Cope with Separation Anxiety

puppy looking out the window.

So many dogs suffer from separation anxiety. You are their whole world, and when you leave, it falls apart—even if just for ten minutes. Tell them not to fret, though. Learn how to treat separation anxiety in dogs from your pet experts at South Seminole Veterinary Hospital

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Treatment Options for Environmental Allergies in Cats and Dogs Living in Florida

gray cat smelling  dandelion.

Environmental allergies in cats and dogs may spike seasonally, but symptoms can also persist year-round. Mold, dust mites, and pollen are common allergens that trigger incessant scratching, licking, ear infections, and, let’s face it, overall misery. How do pet owners help their allergic pets cope with atopy, or atopic dermatitis? It’s not always easy or straightforward, but there are specific strategies to treat and soothe the skin, reduce triggers, and increase comfort. 

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Why Is It Important to Walk Your Dog Regularly?

Woman in the city walking her dog.

Walking your dog several times daily provides one obvious benefit. By giving him plenty of chances to pee and poop, he’s less likely to do his business in your house. However, you may not realize that walking your dog also delivers important health benefits. Regular walks can also help your dog to become better socialized.

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