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Ask a Vet Tech Series: FVRCP Cat Vaccine

Ask a Vet Tech Series: FVRCP Cat Vaccine

  Ask A Veterinary Nurse Series: What is the FVRCP vaccine for cats and do they need it? Big Facts: Comes in a 1 year or 3 year vaccine Most Cats need the 1 year vaccine for 3 years, and then a Local Lakeland or Mulberry Vet will offer a 3 year- but it is a case,...

Ask a Vet Tech Series: Distemper Vaccine DHPP Dog

Ask a Vet Tech Series: Distemper Vaccine DHPP Dog

Ask A Veterinary Nurse Series: What is the DHPP vaccines for dogs and do they need it? ( and what is that L that is sometimes there too?) Big Facts: Comes in a 1 year or 3 year vaccine Most Dog need the 1 year vaccine for 3 years, and then a Local Lakeland or Mulberry...

Ask A Vet Tech Series- Pet Allergies

Ask A Vet Tech Series- Pet Allergies

Ask A Vet Tech Series- Pet Allergies Ask a Vet Tech Series: Let's Talk about Pet Allergies- there are 3 main categories-do you know them? Food Allergies Usually Protein based - but can be Soy, Dairy, Egg or Grain Environmental Allergies Grasses, Pollen, Plants +...

How Do We Hire for Pet Sitting Staff?

How Do We Hire for Pet Sitting Staff?

So many changes because of the pandemic, others wanted to know how the hiring process has evolved for choosing the right candidates for you, our customers! We do an intense five step process- that includes TWO interviews! Amber, owner of Atta Boy Animal Care - Pet...

Should My Pet Sitter have GPS tracking + Timed Visits?

Should My Pet Sitter have GPS tracking + Timed Visits?

What is G PS Tracking? GPS Tracking is when your pet sitter uses an app or online platform ( aka client portal)and uses a feature that will "ding" their phone to log a GPS location when they check in/out of your visits in Lakeland. This provide GPS location that...

National Dog Day- Aug 26th!

National Dog Day- Aug 26th!

August 26th - How Do You Celebrate National Dog Day? Here are a few ways to celebrate the dogs in your life ( we're talking of the canine variety here people!) Per National Dog Day (.com) - The day celebrates all breeds, pure and mixed and serves to help galvanize the...

How Long Does a Dog Remember a Pet Sitters Scent?

How Long Does a Dog Remember a Pet Sitters Scent?

How Long Does a Dog Remember Your Scent? We have many people ask this because they want to make sure their dog remembers their Pet Sitter after the initial Meet + Greet. Good News! Dogs have an extremely complex smell ability.Dogs will remember a human days, weeks,...