Cat Arthritis – Ricky’s Treatments

Cat Arthritis – Ricky’s Treatments

Ricky is our loving senior (17+ years young) cat. Ricky’s ‘cat arthritis’ started when he was 15 and has increasingly become worse over the past 2 years. We’ve got Ricky on a regimen of anti-inflammatory medications and, more recently, on some other advanced forms of treatment including acupuncture and laser therapy. We would do anything to keep our

Pet Obesity – Let’s End This Epidemic

Pet Obesity – Let’s End This Epidemic

At PetTrax, we are focused on helping pet owners keep their pets healthy through proper nutrition, portion/calorie control, and exercise. Pet obesity is, by far, the biggest health issue facing our loved cats and dogs. Overweight and obese pets are much more likely to contract a chronic disease than their healthy weight counterparts. Causes of Pet Obesity Just

5 Tips for Pet Safety this Fall

5 Tips for Pet Safety this Fall

With the change of seasons, it’s important that you consider things to look out for to keep your pets safe. Your dogs and cats rely on you to provide a safe environment so keep these 5 tips in mind during the Fall months. Cold Weather – some dogs are not equipped to handle the cold weather. If your

6 Tips for Keeping Your Cats Healthy

6 Tips for Keeping Your Cats Healthy

Cats bring so much joy to our lives providing love and companionship. Studies have proven owners of cats (and dogs) tend to live healthier lives. So, don’t forget to give back and do the right things to keep your cats healthy. My top 6 tips for keeping your cats healthy are as follows: Veterinary Check-ups – it is very

Vomiting Cat? Normal or Something to Worry About

Vomiting Cat? Normal or Something to Worry About

Cats tend to vomit from time to time. Virtually all cat owners will tell you that they experience this with their cats. While this can be a ‘clean-up’ hassle (particularly when they throw-up on the carpet), a vomiting cat is usually related something minor. Usually, cat vomiting is caused by your cat eating too quickly, eating too much, or