August Newsletter: Barks & Meows

August Newsletter: Barks & Meows

…skilled service…compassionate care“The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.” Henry FordNew Hours At El Gato Beginning August, 2019, we will no longer be open on Saturday mornings. We will continue to serve you during our normal hours, M-F 8:00 am...

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July Newsletter: Barks & Meows

July Newsletter: Barks & Meows

…skilled service…compassionate care“Together is a wonderful place to be”You Speak…We Listen El Gato lives by our motto, skilled service…compassionate care. Providing great service and care comes with a cost, and we work hard to keep expenses down. To that end, through...

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June Newsletter: Barks & Meows

June Newsletter: Barks & Meows

…skilled service…compassionate care“Together is a wonderful place to be”Microchip Your Pet Summer offers more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors and, in spite of your best efforts, accidents do happen. A door can be left open, a pet digs a hole under your fence, or...

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How To Remove A Tick From Your Pet

How To Remove A Tick From Your Pet

We're in the full swing of Spring in Northern California, and that means the parasites are out! Like with many medical conditions, prevention is key. Your dog should be on a regular flea/tick preventive. There is also a Lyme vaccine available. Avoid environments where...

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May Newsletter: Barks & Meows

May Newsletter: Barks & Meows

Cancer Hearing a cancer diagnosis for your pet is a terrifying experience. By definition, cancer is the result of uncontrolled cell growth. According to the National Cancer Foundation, (NCCF), one out of three dogs will receive a cancer diagnosis in their lifetime;...

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How We Manage Your Pet’s Pain Without Medication

How We Manage Your Pet’s Pain Without Medication

Seeing your pet in pain can be heartbreaking and leave you feeling helpless. We understand that sometimes your best option is alternative medicine, and we have methods that can help! Like people, as pets age, they’re more likely to develop health conditions that can...

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How to Decipher Dog’s Body Language

How to Decipher Dog’s Body Language

He’s man’s best friend. He stands faithfully by our side. Never doubts us. Never questions us. He’s dog - we love him and know him well. At least, we think we do. But how well do we really know our dogs? Does a wagging tail always indicate happiness? Does panting...

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4 Preventable Pet Diseases

4 Preventable Pet Diseases

April is National Heartworm Awareness Month, and we want to talk about this and other preventable diseases that you can prevent in your pet. Each prevention plan looks a little different, so if you have questions or need more information, ask us at your next...

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April Newsletter: Barks & Meows

April Newsletter: Barks & Meows

Heart disease is real! April is heartworm awareness and prevention month, and according to the American Veterinary Medical Association, heartworm is preventable but is a serious and potentially fatal parasite that primarily infects dogs, yet cats and ferrets, as well...

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