Dr. Ann Lesch-Hollis

Rattlesnake vaccine controversy

Most pet owners are aware of the advantages of vaccinating their dogs and cats to prevent common diseases. Core vaccines for dogs include rabies, a distemper-parvovirus combinatio ...

Holiday waves can be hard on pets

Wave No. 1: The family has arrived. Everyone is in a festive mood. One course after another of delicious homemade food is passed around the table. Who can resist those soft brown ...

Control the fleas, control the disease

Myth No. 1: “I don’t have fleas in my yard.” Myth No. 2: My dog/cat doesn’t get fleas. I would see them!” Myth No. 3: “My dog doesn’t go outside (except to potty). ...