Pet Emergencies: What to Do in an Emergency

For both pets and their owners, dealing with pet emergencies can be frightening and stressful. However, knowing where to turn for emergency animal care for your injured or sick pet can make all the difference. Here at All Pets Animal Hospital, we provide around-the-clock pet treatment for dogs, cats, and exotic animals in Katy, TX.  […]

First Aid Tips for Pet Injuries

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If your pet has been injured, you should try to render immediate first aid before transporting them to a veterinary hospital. Administering first aid will prepare your pet for the trip to the veterinary hospital, and keep them safe during the journey.  Restrain Your Pet If possible, put a leash or harness on your pet […]

6 Ways to Set Your Dog Up for Optimal Health in the New Year

With every New Year comes a wide variety of New Year’s resolutions for humans, many of which are health-focused — from exercising regularly and eating healthier to quitting smoking and learning yoga. It only seems natural that our beloved dogs should also adopt a health-first approach to the New Year, which can be as easy […]

Aging Pets and Cognitive Dysfunction

Aging Pets and Cognitive Dysfunction Degenerative brain disease, or Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome (CDS), is far more common than you may think. CDS is defined as a loss in learning, memory, and awareness. It results in varying stages of dementia.  A 2011 study performed in Australia found that 14 percent of senior animals had cognitive dysfunction […]

Activity Levels to Consider When Adopting a Dog

Activity Levels to Consider When Adopting a Dog If you’re considering adding a dog to your family, congratulations! Dogs make great companions, and with a little forethought, there’s bound to be a dog that’s right for you. However, think about your lifestyle and the ideal qualities you’d like in a dog first. Exercise for High-Energy and Working […]

Netflix and Snack: What Foods are Safe to Share with your Dog

Netflix and Snack: What Foods are Safe to Share with your Dog We all love sitting on the couch with something to snack on after a long day, but how many of us are guilty of sharing with our furry friends? Of course it’s too easy to want to slip something over to your doe-eyed dog, […]

Tips for Fun (and Safety) at the Dog Park

Tips for Fun (and Safety) at the Dog Park Now that the long winter is finally over, the dog parks are coming alive with the sounds of frolicking pups. For many dogs, these off-leash parks are an important part of sociability, not to mention exercise. Yet, dog parks are not for everyone. Dogs with aggression issues or poor […]

Does My Pet Need Year-Round Flea and Tick Prevention? Yes, and Here’s Why!

Does My Pet Need Year-Round Flea and Tick Prevention? Yes, and Here’s Why! The sun is starting to set earlier and earlier and the temperature is getting cooler. Some parts of the U.S. have begun to see blankets of snow that seemingly showed up overnight. Our minds have turned to thoughts of fireplaces and mugs […]

Ear Infections in Dogs

Ear Infections in Dogs The cause for most dog ear infections is either yeast or bacteria that’s trapped in the ears. Yet, ear mites, wax buildup, or allergies can also cause painful ear infections in dogs. In just a moment, you’ll discover how to spot the usual symptoms of an ear infection, but first, did […]

Four Types of Feline Allergies

Four Types of Feline Allergies Did you know that cats, even those who stay indoors, can suffer from allergies? Signs of allergies in cats can be similar to common signs in dogs, including itchy, inflamed skin. You may recognize signs that are a lot like your own, too, such as sneezing or nasal discharge. You might even notice stomach […]