New Puppy Series – Socialization and Confidence Building – Massillon, Ohio Veterinary Clinic

We continue our New Puppy Series today with a post all about socialization and confidence building. New puppies go through a period in which they need to learn how to interact with other dogs, people, and places. If you work with your pup during this time, it will give them a huge head start on growing up into a well-rounded dog that knows how to properly behave around other animals and people. The most important thing to keep in mind is to keep everything relaxed and fun! Read more below to learn how to get started!

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New Puppy Series – Teaching your Puppy to be Safe Around Food

Teaching your puppy how to behave around food is a fool proof way to ensure your dog will be calm and collected around food as an adult. We may find it cute or silly when a small puppy growls over a bone or a dish of food, but when the little puppy grows up into a large, snarling dog it’s not quite as cute or funny. Today we will go over some tips for teaching your dog to behave respectfully around food. 

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Essential Oils for Pets – Aquadale Veterinary Clinic – Massillon, Ohio Veterinarian

Perhaps you know a friend who sells them, or you’ve seen them on the shelves of your local health food store or even grocery store. Many people successfully utilize the healing effects of essential oils, but they have a storied history when it comes to using oils on the family pets. Let’s take a look at some of the safety guidelines to keep in mind when using essential oils on your furkids.

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PokemonGo is for more than just catching em’ all! – Aquadale Veterinary Clinic – Massillon, Ohio Vet

PokemonGo is everywhere right now, and the staff of Aquadale is not immune to the urge to catch ’em all. Some of the staff members have been playing this addictive game (yours truly included), and have been having a lot of fun while logging major miles. While playing the game we had an idea that could help local rescues while we were walking all around trying to catch those elusive little beasts.

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