Blog list

Brekke Veterinary Clinic Blog

Learn more about veterinary care in our blog!

Preventing Parasites in Multi-Pet Household: Strategies for Managing Risk

Having multiple pets in your household can bring joy and companionship, but it also comes with its own set of challenges. One such challenge is the increased risk of parasites. Parasites are organisms that live on or in a host and rely on the host for survival. In a multi-pet household, the risk of parasites spreading from one pet to another is higher. It is crucial for pet owners to be proactive in preventing parasites and ensuring the health and well-being of their furry companions.

Behavioral Changes After Neutering and Spaying: Understanding the Effects on Your Pet

When you take on the responsibility of a pet, you're tasked with making decisions that will impact their health and quality of life. Neutering and spaying are among the most significant medical interventions you can choose for your furry companions. These procedures don't just prevent unwanted litters; they also have implications for your pet's behavior and overall well-being.

Nutritional Needs of Sporting Dogs: Fueling Performance and Supporting Recovery

When you think of sporting and hunting dogs, your mind might conjure images of agility, strength, and endurance. These dogs are built for physical exertion and high-energy tasks. Their bodies are designed to run, leap, and swim, often for extended periods. Caring for these dogs involves understanding what makes them unique. You need to know what fuels their bodies and how to support their recovery after a day of hunting or participating in a sporting event.

Do Pet Dental Treats Work?

Just like us humans, our beloved pets require regular dental care to maintain their overall health. Dental care for pets is more than just ensuring they have a sparkling smile.

What to Know About Core vs. Non-Core Vaccines

Vaccines are a powerful, preventative tool that help protect pets from potentially fatal diseases. Understanding the importance of pet vaccines, distinguishing between core and non-core vaccines, and knowing when your pet should receive these vaccines are all critical aspects of pet ownership.

none 8:00am - 5:00pm 8:00am - 7:00pm 8:00am - 5:00pm 8:00am - 6:00pm 8:00am - 5:00pm Closed Closed veterinarian # # # 1176 Aloha St. Unit 100
Castle Rock, CO 80104 720-464-3525 720-790-5095 720-782-6144