Bug Buffet: Cicada Invasion and Your Pets

Trillions of cicadas are coming to the U.S. — and Indiana is one of the main states where these winged, red-eyed insects, known as Brood X, will emerge in large populations. It’s a once-in-a-17-year chance for this natural phenomenon, but are they harmful to your four-legged family members? Pet Wellness Clinics’ Dr. Jim Dechand talked […]

Keeping Your Pets Safe from Tick Bites

With the weather warming up and summer just around the corner, you’re probably spending more time outdoors with your furry friends. But the great outdoors can pose a threat to your pets. Grassy and wooded areas are crawling with those critters called ticks, which carry life-threatening illnesses like Lyme disease. When most people think about […]

Prepping for Pet Allergies

Allergy season is in full swing! Pet Wellness Clinics’ Dr. Rachael Campbell talks with CBS4 about how to identify pet allergies and provides a few ways to help your furry family member at home.

April is National Heartworm Awareness Month

How does infection occur? Mosquitos transmit heartworm disease by their bites. An infected animal has microfilaria within their bloodstream. When a mosquito bites an infected animal, it will ingest the microfilaria. These microfilariae mature over the course of two weeks into an “infective larvae stage” within the mosquito. When that mosquito bites the next animal […]

Preparing for a Puppy

Spring is a popular time of year for families to add a new puppy to their household, but it’s important to do a little research before bringing one home. Fox 59’s Sherman Burdette stopped by our Carmel clinic to celebrate National Puppy Day and talk with Dr. Kerry Peterson about how to best prepare for […]

Love Your Pet Day 2021

In honor of the recent #LoveYourPetDay we featured some of our Pet Wellness Clinic team members with their own furry family members. We thought you’d enjoy seeing them!

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