Too Good to be True? Pet Dental Treats That are Worth the Hype

February 14th, 2018 by #DeerCreekCrew

The power of advertising and marketing are unmistakable – a fact that many pet owners know well. We’re constantly bombarded with the latest and greatest food, treat, toy, or gadget that aims to boost pet health and happiness, but how do we really know what’s a gimmick? Certainly, many pet products are worth the time and investment, but many pet dental treats aren’t safe or effective. When it comes down to what matters most, it’s time to level the playing field.

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Show Them You Care with Our Guide to the Best Valentine’s Gifts for Pets

February 6th, 2018 by #DeerCreekCrew

It’s that time of year again! Heart-shaped decorations are everywhere you turn, chocolate is impossible to resist, and you’re trying to figure out the perfect gift for the furry loved one in your life. After all, what do you buy for the one who is always happy to see you, never judges you, and thinks you are the most wonderful person in the world?

At Deer Creek Animal Hospital, we know how hard it can be to find the perfect something for the perfect four-legged someone. Our list of Valentine’s gifts for pets is aimed at helping you make this Valentine’s Day extra special.

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Why Pet Dental Treatments Are So Important (And Not Just in Dental Health Month)

January 30th, 2018 by #DeerCreekCrew

pet dental treatmentsDental disease does not affect just the mouth. As studies have shown in people, bacteria in the mouth can enter the circulation, which causes problems in distant parts of the body such as the heart, lung, and kidneys. It is important to remember that good pet dental treatments and healthcare is not simply a cosmetic concern.

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