Haensel and Gretel

Haensel and Gretel

Hello, I’m Gretel.  The big guy on your left was Haensel.  We were rescued as kittens in 2004 and became part of the Gibson family. Though he had FIV, Haensel lived happily for eleven years.  I’m still doing fine at 12+ thanks to good care from Dr....
Toby

Toby

Toby is a 12 year old Bengal cat. This is back home after a recent office visit with Dr. Ackerman. He’s thinking “I’m such a sweet angel. I don’t know what the 3 vet techs are talking about saying that it took 3 of them to do my blood draw and...
Gus

Gus

This is a photo of Gus after his visit w/ Dr. Ackerman on 9/14. His exact age is unknown, but we’ve had him for 2 years, 1 month. He was adopted from the Peninsula Humane Society. From Gus: “I am a wiggly guy, so I appreciate Dr. Ackerman’s patience...
Ruckus and Maya

Ruckus and Maya

The picture to the left is Ruckus James Coltrane Vance, 10 weeks, 6 days. He is a red fawn French bulldog puppy. The picture to the right is his (not-the-same litter mate) sister, Maya Katherine Frida Vance, 9 weeks, 5 days. She is a brindle French bulldog puppy....

Heartworm Disease

Heartworm disease poses a major health threat to both dogs and cats, and it’s on the rise. Present throughout the United States and Canada, the disease strikes pets, if unprotected by preventive heartworm medicines, who have been bitten by a mosquito carrying...

Christmas Pet Safety

“My pet would never eat food off the table!” “My pet would never knock over the Christmas tree!” “My pet would never bite someone!” We all know our pets pretty well, but what we don’t always realize is that stress can make anybody do crazy things! When you have...