Pets

Pet Talk: Rabies
Although the Rebies virus is commonly known for causing a life-threatening disease, many people are unaware of what exactly it entails and how to prevent its transmission....
Crockett dog takes Best in Show
CROCKETT, TEXAS (Sept. 22, 2014) — A 3-year-old Treeing Walker Hound named Broken Roads Bad Medicine, owned by Jessica McRae, of Crockett walked away with Best in Show...
Pet Talk
Cervical Spondylomyelopathy, also known as wobbler syndrome, is a neurological condition in dogs that affects their cervical spine, or neck region. A compression of the...
Pet-Talk: National Preparedness Month
With September being National Preparedness month, it is important to not only prepare the people in our family for when disaster strikes, but also our pets as well. When...
Pet Talk: Cat Scratch Fever
Cat scratch fever, or cat scratch disease (CSD), is a bacterial infection caused by Bartonella henselae. This disease is most commonly transmitted from infected cats to...
Amphibians as Pets
Good pets come in all shapes and sizes. More unique to the pet realm, but still wildly popular, are amphibians. For those pet owners who enjoy the company of frogs,...
DAVY CROCKETT KENNEL CLUB AND CROCKETT VETERINARIAN TO CELEBRATE...
CROCKETT, TEXAS (Aug. 26, 2014) — Davy Crockett Kennel Club announced today that it will be celebrating its AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day (RDO) Day on Saturday, Sept....
TIME AND LOCATION CHANGES FOR CROCKETT DOG SHOW
CROCKETT, TEXAS (Sept. 1, 2014) — Due to great response, the time and location of the Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 Davy Crockett Kennel Club (DCKC) Conformation Fun Match and...
Per Talk - When to call a Veterinarian
Though our pets may pet may dread the veterinarian, there are many instances when a trip to the local animal hospital or clinic is essential to their health. Since Fido...
Rudeness Not Allowed
Hi Y’all,Looks like we’re on the backside of the summer of 2014 and Fall is on the horizon, Yea! I guess compared to some in my five years here it hasn’t been too bad,...
Pet Talk: Protecting Pets from Predators
As caring pet owners, we do everything possible to keep our pets out of harm’s way. However, with more wooded and natural areas being developed into neighborhoods and...
Pet Talk: Anal Gland Disease
The anal glands in a dog or cat are residual scent marking organs, responsible for the production of an odor that identifies the individual and marks his stool to establish...
Dog's Head Out the Car Window - A Dangerous Habit
For most pups, the best part of a car ride is feeling the breeze in their furry faces as they stick their head out the window. Despite the feel good nature of this...
SOCIAL SECURITY CELEBRATES 79 YEARS
For the past 79 years, Social Security has maintained its place as an American cornerstone. Secure as its foundation is, Social Security has also been at the forefront of...
Pet Talk: Large Animal Health in Summer Temperatures
Our cats and dogs aren’t the only animals that need special attention during the unbearable summer temperatures; horses and other large animals get hot too! Though they may...