Tag Archives: ticks

Tick Coverage for Cats!

Dec 5th, 2016, 03:17 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Capitola Veterinary Hospital now carries Feline Bravecto!  This topically applied flea and tick preventative lasts for 3 months and is available for all cats 6 months of age and older.  It controls all stages of the flea life cycle and… Read More »

Dogs and Ticks Don’t Mix!

Feb 8th, 2016, 12:35 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Is there anything worse than finding a swollen, engorged tick on your dog’s body?  A tick is more than a physical nuisance.  It can transmit serious diseases to your dog as well.  Therefore, you should know how to prevent tick… Read More »

Spring and Summer Safety Tips for Our Pets

May 11th, 2015, 09:54 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

By Tiffany Mitchener, DVM This lovely time of year with its warm temperatures, blue skies, and sunshine beckons us to spend more time outdoors. It also energizes us to tackle home projects and dig into the garden.  As you enjoy… Read More »

Bravecto is now available at Capitola Veterinary Hospital!

Aug 14th, 2014, 04:09 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

We are excited to announce that we are now carrying a new flea and tick prevention called Bravecto. This new preventative is highly recommended to those with dogs that are exposed to ticks. It is a pill that is given one… Read More »

Dr. Volat’s new article, “Fighting Fleas” is in the May edition of the Capitola Soquel Times!

May 9th, 2014, 03:10 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Are your cats and dogs itchy and trying to scratch and chew themselves to pieces? Have you noticed fleas in your home and on your pets? Dr. Volat has written a great and informative article in the Capitola Soquel times… Read More »

Read Dr. May’s Pet Health Article – Tick-le me not!

Jul 16th, 2013, 06:09 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Dr. May was recently chosen to write articles regarding issues concerning Santa Cruz Veterinarians and Pet health issues!   The most recent article can be found in the Scotts Valley Times, the Aptos Times, and the Capitola Soquel Times.  You can pick up… Read More »

Tiny Ticks are a Large Problems for Pets

Apr 13th, 2010, 03:02 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Click here to view a tutorial on the safe removal of ticks courtesy of Tick Twister Pet owners must be very vigilant about ticks on their pets. Tick bites on dogs are difficult to detect. The diseases that they carry… Read More »