Our health, our animals' health and the health of the environment are all related. The recent emergence of coccidioidomycosis in central Oregon is just one example. This fungal pathogen affects all of us, and we are in the process of finding out to what extent it occurs all over eastern Oregon.
Protecting your dogs, cats, horses and ferrets against rabies protects the whole family. Rabies resides in Grant County in the wild bat population. Ours furry companions are more likely than we are to find or pick up a bat. Never pick up a bat that you find with your bare hands. Using gloves, a dust pan or shovel are better choices. If you do not have to move the bat, just leave it be. Call the Grant County Health Department or us at 541-932-4428 if you need help. Rabies is a fatal neurologic disease. We offer a 10% discount on rabies vaccines during September.
Wellness is what we are all about. Having a pet wellness exam is like having a well child doctor visit: we try to detect small problems before they become big problems. Wellness helps ensure a long healthy life for your best friend. Every Tuesday, we offer half off wellness exams during October.
November is Diabetes Prevention Month. Receive a 10% discount on all testing, treatment supplies and diets for diabetes diagnosis and control this month. Unmanaged diabetes causes decreased quality of life and will shorten a pet's life. Let's work together to avoid and control diabetes.
Deep discounts on spays and neuters during spay and neuter clinic this month. Support local families with a donation of non-perishable food at our front desk. Receive $5 off on invoices $25 or greater.
Obesity is common in our pets. Obesity is a risk factor for diabetes, joint pain and osteoarthritis. Stop in during January for a free body condition score for your pet. Let's talk about achieving an ideal weight. Also, receive a 10% discount on all weight loss products, services and diets during January.
Receive a 10% discount on all dental products and services during February. Dental health is fundamental to wellness. For horses, good teeth are crucial to feed efficiency and optimal performance.
Seniors are the best! Let's celebrate their longevity with a 10% discount on senior exams during March.
Receive a 10% discount on dog, cat and horse dewormer and external parasite control products this month. By deworming and keeping external parasites off your dogs and cats, you protect the whole family. Dog and cat worms can infest people, especially the vulnerable toddlers in our lives. Fleas and ticks carry disease that humans cat get, too, like plague and Lyme disease. Deworming our equine athletes helps optimize performance and feed efficiency, and reduces risk of colic.
Wild fire and flood waters can come to our doorstep, as they have all too recently. Let's visit about having a disaster preparedness plan for you and your 4-leggeds. We offer emergency boarding for large and small animals.
July is Spay Neuter Month.
Deep discounts on spays and neuters during spay and neuter clinic this month. Dogs are scheduled for July 17, and cats for July 18. Please call now to get scheduled 541-932-4428. Let's all do our part to decrease the number of unwanted litters.
Your best friend deserves the best!!