A Home For The Holidays: Adopting a Pet During The Holiday Season

Adopting a pet over the holiday beats buying a pet!

The thought of a new pet at any time of year is exciting, but there’s a special anticipation that comes with this idea during the holiday season. Surprising a friend, family member, or loved one with a bundle of furry joy can carry us away all too easily, but the surprise may backfire if we don’t adequately prepare for a gift of this magnitude.

What do you need to know when adopting a pet for the holidays? Stay tuned as Maywood Veterinary Clinic walks you through the basics.


The More The Merrier: Adding A Second Pet To Your Household

beautiful tabby cat at playThe delight and gratification a dog or cat brings to a household is undeniable, which is why it’s understandably hard to resist adding another pet to the mix when the opportunity presents itself. The sight of two dogs frolicking in the yard or two cats contentedly grooming one another simply can’t be beat.

While many multi-pet households function beautifully, others are not so fortunate. Make sure you, your family, and your current pet are ready for a new addition before taking the plunge. Continue…