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Start puppies early!

by Stephanie Ruggerone The Veterinarians and staff at Animal Care Clinic have seen many new bundles of joy recently for puppy wellness exams over the past few weeks. What better way to ring in a Central Coast New Year than the antics of a puppy! It doesn't matter what breed or "mix," they' re all ADORABLE... [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:26:14+00:00December 20th, 2016|Human-Animal Bond, Pet Health Care|0 Comments

“Layla” The One-Eyed Wonder Dog

By: Marissa Greenberg, DVM In my 10+ year career, I’ve had a lot of patients that hold a special place in my heart-either due to their endearing personalities, amazing owners, braveness through illness, or inspiring perseverance to defy all odds. But none could come close to the topping the list and embracing all of these [...]

Why Can’t She Keep Anything Down?

The arrows are pointing to the dilated esophagus. Written by Bonnie Markoff, DVMOn a Friday morning, Ellie’s people noticed she was vomiting a little bit. Since she was full of energy and still wanting to eat, we were not too worried. As a Golden Retriever, Ellie was known for eating socks, spilled food and [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:26:15+00:00May 5th, 2015|Pet Health Care|3 Comments

Ty and his cart

Meet Ty.  In 2012, he suffered a slipped disc in his back, and he became paralyzed in both of his back legs.  For about a year and a half, he would get around by plopping his bum on the ground with his back legs thrust forwards in front of him, and sliding around.  This sounds [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:26:15+00:00May 23rd, 2014|Pet Health Care|0 Comments

Moving with Cats

Written by Jennifer Evans, DVM My cats have always been indoor/outdoor but I moved recently and my boys had to adapt.  We had a 6-month temporary living situation on a very busy street so they had to stay inside.  I was quite worried, they are about 3 years old and still extremely full of energy [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:26:16+00:00January 29th, 2014|Human-Animal Bond, Pet Health Care|0 Comments