Dr. Godwin attends course on Circular and Hybrid External Fixators for Fracture Repair

On August 10-13, Dr. Godwin traveled to Dallas, Texas for a course on the biomechanics and applications of circular and hybrid external fixators.  External fixators are devices used to manipulate the bones in fracture repair and other conditions.  Pins are inserted through the skin into the bone, and then once the bones are aligned the […]

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How to Enrich Your Indoor Cat’s Life

There is a long-held misconception that cats need to be able to roam outdoors to be happy, but we think most modern felines would disagree. All the kitty luxuries available today make the great outdoors just seem a little less… great. Whether munching on catnip, traversing indoor climbing systems or watching made-for-cat DVDs, today’s indoor felines seemingly have it made. And […]

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Happy Healthy Cat Month was created by the Catalyst Council to improve the lives of cats by focusing on happiness. There’s no question that healthy cats are happier cats, and one of the things this initiative aims to do is highlight the importance of regular veterinary care for cats. However, Happy Cat Month goes beyond physical […]

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Simparica

Simparica is a new parasite control product that we now have available.  Here is some information about it.  Contact us if you have any questions, or wonder if Simparica would be right for your dog. What is Simparica? Simparica is a monthly tablet to prevent fleas and ticks in dogs Simparica starts killing fleas within […]

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National Dog Day

Every year, August 26th is designated National Dog Day. Celebrating National Dog Day can be as easy as giving your four-legged friend a big hug and kiss! But for those who want to take their love and appreciation to another level, we have a list of ways you can celebrate: Adopt a dog at your […]

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National Take Your Cat to the Vet Day

Regular wellness exams are vital for ensuring your kitty has a long, happy, and healthy life. August 22nd is National Bring Your Cat to the Vet Day, and the perfect opportunity to schedule your cat’s routine preventive care exam.  Contrary to popular belief, even indoor cats are susceptible to disease. Postponing your cat’s wellness check-up […]

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National Check the Chip Day

Microchipping can be a lifesaver for pets, helping to reunite lost or stolen pets with their owners. But the chip is only as good as its registration. To raise awareness about the importance of updating microchip registration information, the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) established Check the Chip […]

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Back to School Doggie Blues

The first day of school for Brevard County is quickly approaching.  As you’re busy school shopping and adjusting bed times, don’t forget that this is a major change for your pets too! Pets, especially cats and dogs, experience a sense of change.  Many pets have grown accustomed to extra time and attention with their families […]

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