Category Archives: Ocean Springs

Time to Clean Your Pet’s Ears?

Veterinarians see a lot of patients with ear infections. In fact, it’s the second most common reason for a client visit, according to pet health insurer, VPI Pet Insurance. With ear problems prompting so many trips to the vet, should … Continue reading

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Don’t Ignore Breathing Difficulties in Short-nosed Dogs

Unfortunately, the only thing normal about noisy breathing for dogs with “pushed-in” faces is that it is an expected response to a shortened upper jaw, which creates excess soft tissue in the back of the throat. Some dogs are affected … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Most pets do not tolerate spicy seasonings very well or large quantities of food. Avoid giving pets a sampling of everything on the human menu. On the morning of the holiday, exercise the dog to try to wear it out … Continue reading

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Is Your Cat Missing the Litter Box?

You have a problem. Your cat is thinking outside the box, and not in a good way. You may be wondering what you did to inspire so much “creative expression.” Is your cat punishing you? Is Fluffy just “bad”? No, … Continue reading

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OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD

For our Christmas outreach project this year, we have chosen to participate in Operation Christmas Child. We hope to be able to fill one hundred (100) boxes for these children and you can help! Bring an donations of small toys, … Continue reading

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Flea Vacuum

We have a “parasite extraction device” aka a “flea vacuum” that we can use on patients at Bienville Animal Medical Center. The patient is combed with a comb attached to a hose. All fleas,ticks, and dirt go into a chamber … Continue reading

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February is Pet Dental Health Month!

February is Pet Dental Health Month! We are offering 10% off dental cleaning services! Call us today at 228-872-1231 to schedule your pet’s dental appointment. Give your pet a happy and healthy smile this month!

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Pet Treat Recipe: Pumpkin Ice Bites

Blend 1 cup of canned pumpkin with 1 cup of plain nonfat yogurt and freeze in an ice tray. Dogs can be given these one cube at a time (outside, because they can be a little messy for carpet!) This … Continue reading

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National Pet Obesity Awareness Day: A Problem in American Indeed

We don’t need to state the obvious on this, but we are all keenly aware of the problem obesity is in the lives of American people. The primary condition of obesity leads to many other health maladies, which affects both … Continue reading

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