Nama-sit, Nama-stay: All About Yoga with Pets

If you haven’t heard about cat yoga, dog yoga (also known as doga), or even goat yoga, you may have been living under a rock lately. Yoga with pets is emerging as a fun way to connect with animals and, in some cases, as an outlet for adoption.

With the passion that both animal lovers and yoga enthusiasts share for their respective obsessions, yoga with pets seems like the logical next step in combining fun, exercise, and relaxation that both yoga and pets can bring to our lives.

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Having Kittens? Your Guide to Your Furry Bundles of Joy

having kittensAh, the miracle of life! At Schertz Animal Hospital, we think that what makes life even more wonderful is when you are expecting little, fuzzy faces and whiskers!

Cats are pros at having kittens, but when it is your cat having them, it is only natural to be a little apprehensive about the whole process. Understanding feline gestation and the process of having kittens can help you feel more confident and steer clear of any mishaps.

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My Aching Belly: Recognizing Tummy Trouble in Pets

tummy trouble in petsA bad stomach ache can trump just about anything your body can throw your way. We know that pets can experience pain and digestive issues, just like people can, but they may not always be able to tell us when things hurt.

It is important for pet owners to be adept at recognizing tummy trouble in pets, and Schertz Animal Hospital is ready to help make you an expert at identifying gastrointestinal issues, from minor to serious.

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Give Your Cat a Window to the World with a Catio!

catioThere’s no denying that indoor cats live safer, longer lives than their outdoor counterparts. Indoor cats enjoy protection from temperature extremes, infectious agents, predatory wildlife, traffic, and other dangers.

Although our kitties are better off indoors, anyone who has witnessed a cat stare longingly out the window, or make a mad dash for the front door any time it’s opened, knows that the desire to explore the outdoors is strong.

Fortunately, there is a way to give your cat the fresh air and adventure they crave, while still keeping them safe: the catio!

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