Toxic and Non-Toxic Indoor Plants

Toxic and Pet-Safe Indoor Plants Toxic plants for dogs or cats are a real problem that some people may not consider. You may have a green thumb and really enjoy having indoor plants. However, it’s important that you know which plants are safe for your pets and which plants are actually toxic for them.   … Continued

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National Pet Fire Safety Day

Pet Fire Safety (Royal Vista Vets) Pet fire safety is so important because house fires affect an estimated number of up to 500,000 pets each year. Out of the average house fires that occur each year, around 1,000 of them are accidentally caused by pets. Old and young alike, pets are often curious and enjoy … Continued

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Cosmo’s Happy Tail!

Cosmo’s Happy Tail Cosmo visited RVVS in May 2016 to have a mast cell tumor removed from his left shoulder. His owner did his best to keep him from licking the incision, but his best efforts were no match for the cunning Cosmo. Even while wearing the typical “cone of shame,” Cosmo somehow managed to … Continued

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Hot Car Safety

Hot Car Safety It happens every year: hundreds of pets end up dying of heat exhaustion after being left in hot vehicles, even if it’s only for a short period of time. While your quick trip to grab something in the store doesn’t seem like a long enough time to cause your animal harm especially … Continued

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Common Human Foods That Are Toxic to Dogs & Cats

Human Foods That Are Toxic to Dogs and Cats   As much as we love to give our pets special treats, there are human foods that are toxic to dogs and cats. Before continuing to give your pet scraps from the table, make sure you become very familiar with which foods could be harmful to … Continued

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