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Pet Safety Tips for the Holidays

Published by VCA Inc. in Cats, Dogs, Holidays, Pets, Tips December 20, 2016

Pet Safety Tips for the Holidays By: Taylor Seely Who doesn’t love the holidays? There’s a special magic in the air and baked goods nearly everywhere you go. But as great as the holidays are, there are certain things to be wary of when it comes to your pet companions. Decorating the home, walking the icy roads outside...

#VCAPets of the Week – December 16, 2016

Published by VCA Inc. in #VCAPets, Cats, Dogs, Lifestyle, Pets December 16, 2016

Every week we take a look at the #vcapets shown around social media and check in to see how they are doing. As you can see, between office visits, fun adventures and lots of lounging, there is tons to see! Check out these awesome pets shown through the pics provided by their awesome pet parents. #VCAPets / December 9th –...

#VCAPets of the Week – December 9, 2016

Published by VCA Inc. in #VCAPets, Cats, Dogs, Lifestyle, Pets, VCA Animal Hospitals December 9, 2016

Every week we take a look at the #vcapets shown around social media and check in to see how they are doing. As you can see, between office visits, fun adventures and lots of lounging, there is tons to see! Check out these awesome pets shown through the pics provided by their awesome pet parents. #vcapets / December 3rd...

United States Shorthair Cat Breeds

Published by VCA Inc. in Cat Breed, Cats, Pets, shorthair December 9, 2016

Cat enthusiasts may easily identify a cat’s breed at first glance. However, with so many cat breeds throughout the world, many are harder to identify. Also, where many cat breeds originate from is a mystery to most cat fanciers. For this reason, we will be breaking down cat breeds by country, starting with the United States.  As so...

BenBen, Saddest Cat on the Internet Raises Money to Save Strays

Published by VCA Inc. in Associate Veterinary Clinics, Canada, Cats, Happy Tails, Lifesaving, Pets, Shelters & Rescues November 30, 2016

Meet BenBen from Vancouver.  Dubbed the ‘saddest cat on the Internet’ due to his worried look and down-turned eyes, BenBen was rescued back in April. Not only was BenBen in bad shape, but he was only one day away from being euthanized.  A BC SPCA officer brought him in to the Vancouver Animal Emergency and Referral Centre. He needed immediate...

National Pet Cancer Awareness Month – Maddox’s Story

Published by VCA Inc. in Cancer, Cats, Dogs, Lifesaving, Pets, VCA Animal Hospitals November 27, 2016

In honor of National Pet Cancer Awareness Month, the team at VCA San Francisco Veterinary Specialists wanted to tell a story that is personal to their hospital. This is Maddox’s story. His owner noticed a slight limp after playing at Chrissy Field, which turned out to be osteosarcoma, a bone tumor. VCA wanted to tell his story to build...

Pet Food Pantry Winter Food Drives

Published by VCA Inc. in Cats, Charities, Dogs, Holidays, Pet Food Pantry, Pets November 17, 2016

VCA Charities and Hills Nutrition have teamed up once again for the Pet Food Pantry Winter Food Drive in Sacramento, CA. Although the Pet Food Pantry provides pet food throughout the year in partnership with other food pantries for the homeless, the Winter Food Drive provides a chance for other much needed donations to come in and be...

Introducing Kittens to an Older Cat – Behavior Blog

Published by VCA Inc. in Behavior, Behavior Blog, Cats, Tips November 12, 2016

The Techniques I Used to Introduce Two Kittens to My Older Cat By: Amy Sturlini BS, RVT When I was seven years old my father took me to get a new kitten; I can still remember how excited I was when I first brought tiny Miss Frisky into the house and set her down for the first time. ...