Health Guidelines

We have updated our office policies in order to follow the latest health guidelines. Please read our updated policies and expectations.

Office Policies and Procedures Updates

Dr. Glenn Adcock  |  Mar 30, 2020

As we all try and navigate these uncharted waters, we wanted to give you some updates regarding our office policies and procedures. We have made several changes so that we can continue to serve you and your pets AND minimize the risk associated with exposure to you and ourselves.

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Think You Need to Put Your Pet on a Diet? We Can Help

Think You Need to Put Your Pet on a Diet? We Can Help
Dr. Glenn Adcock  |  Feb 5, 2019

It is important to help your pets maintain a healthy weight for all the same reasons it is important for people to do so. Being overweight or obese puts your dog or cat at higher risk for certain types of disease, including diabetes.

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Does my dog need to wear a sweater or jacket in winter?

Does my dog need to wear a sweater or jacket in winter?
Dr. Glenn Adcock  |  Jan 2, 2019

As the temperatures get colder, you’re having to put on more layers to take your dog for a walk. But should you be putting layers on the dog as well? While dog sweaters and jackets may look adorable, do dogs really need to wear them when it’s cold or wet outside? 

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Best Care Tips for Dogs With Arthritis

Dr. Glenn Adcock  |  Dec 4, 2018

It is an unfortunate reality that almost all dogs eventually suffer from arthritis. Worse, dogs are usually very good at hiding the symptoms of arthritis until it becomes very painful — by which time, little can be done aside from trying to manage and mitigate the discomfort.

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Does My Pet Need to Go Organic or Non-GMO?

Does My Pet Need to Go Organic or Non-GMO?
Nov 20, 2018

As we improve our understanding of nutrition and the links between what we put into our bodies and that connection to overall health, it’s only natural that pet owners have increasingly turned their attention to what they feed their dogs and cats. 

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Essential Care for Hunting Dogs

Essential Care for Hunting Dogs
Sep 10, 2018

Of all the tools in your hunting arsenal, your most valuable one (not to mention the most loyal and loving one) is your hunting dog. And whether you take him out to retrieve ducks or flush doves, your dog needs a little extra care to keep him happy and healthy on the hunt.

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Yes, We Can Board Your Dog

Yes, We Can Board Your Dog
Jul 8, 2018

Have you ever cancelled vacation plans, or never made them in the first place, because you’re not sure what to do with your high-maintenance dog?

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How (and why) to help your dog lose weight

How (and why) to help your dog lose weight
May 13, 2018

While most of our dogs were bred for sport, hunting or working in the fields, in reality, they usually spend more time napping on our couches. With their often idle lifestyles and regular access to tasty treats, it’s not surprising that 54% of American dogs are overweight or obese.

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