Spotlight on Feline Dental Care

To a certain extent, a bit of “tuna breath” is an expected part of cat ownership. That doesn’t mean, however, that caring for your cat’s teeth isn’t important. Feline dental care is a vital component of responsible pet ownership, and the team at Wellesley-Natick Veterinary Hospital is here to get you off to a good start.

Feline Dental Foes

In some ways cats have it a little more difficult than their canine counterparts when it comes to oral health. Many cats and dogs alike are affected by periodontal disease, but feline patients are prone to other oral conditions as well.

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Wellesley-Natick Veterinary Hospital Rolls Out the Top 5 Pet Care Blogs of 2018

As 2019 begins to blossom around us, we thought it prudent to look back at our most popular pet care blogs of the 2018. At Wellesley-Natick Veterinary Hospital, we strive to find topics that will resonate with our ever-growing community of readers, and couldn’t resist taking a closer look at what spoke to you.

To all of our regular readers, as well as those that are new to our community, thank-you for keeping us in your loop! We are proud to serve the pets and pet owners in the Wellesley-Natick community, both in person and through our blog and Facebook page. And now, without further ado, we present…

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Good or Bad? The Effects of Essential Oils on Pets

The Effects of Essential Oils on Pets is a Matter of Pet Safety

The concept of aromatherapy centers on the use of plants and their oils to improve mental and physical well being. While this sounds pretty nice for use in the home, the effects of essential oils on pets can be dangerous to their health. To address the recent questions we’ve received about “safe” oils, we offer the following guidelines to protect your precious pet.

For Us, Not Them

Essential oils have earned a solid reputation among people who suffer from stress or anxiety, but they’re also popular to help increase energy and focus. Although they aren’t necessarily part of conventional western medicine, essential oils may help people in their day-to-day lives.

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