Blog

  • Too many No-Shows

    Aug 29 2019

    3 Strikes and You’re Out! Well, not exactly.  Honestly, not even close.  If you are reading this, you may have just received notice that your family is no longer able…

  • Oh no! FLEAS!

    Aug 21 2019

    Oh no, my favorite 4-legged friend(s) have FLEAS!!!  Now what do I do?!? We get this question a lot at Apex Animal Hospital, and no matter what anyone tells you,…

  • Crate Training – Where is the down side?

    Apr 16 2018

    How many of you abhor the idea of putting your beloved pet in a crate/carrier?  You feel like it is “jail”, they don’t seem to like it (read HATE), and…

  • Is my pet fat?

    Nov 10 2017

    What shocks us at Apex is not how often we hear this question, but rather how often we do NOT hear it from our Clients.  It is disturbing how many…

  • How can I volunteer?

    Oct 11 2016

    If you are reading this Blog post, we LOVE you already, and the animals thank you so much for being willing to volunteer your time helping them!  There are so…

  • My Pet is Lost, What Do I Do?

    Aug 02 2016

    Obviously the most important thing you can do for your pets is to make sure they all have a PERMANENT method of identification.  Collars and tags can fall off or…

  • Pet Insurance

    Jul 18 2016

    Wohoo!  Insurance!  Everybody loves the intentionally confusing, often vexatious, never simple world of insurance, right?  Well, am I right?  No?!?  Didn’t think so! I am certainly glad that there are…

  • Bargain shopping is great – MOST of the time. Caution, this is a LONG one!

    Mar 29 2016

    How awesome does it feel when you find that great deal on a new pair of shoes, maybe a car, or even a new house?  We all love that rush…

  • Thoughts on invisible fences

    Mar 08 2016

    So you are thinking about getting an invisible fence for your dog.  These are a great tool in many situations, but are not the “one size fits all” magic bullet…

  • Vets are so expensive!

    Jan 29 2016

    Yes, veterinary bills are much like every other medical bill, they can be pricey.  This is especially true if a condition that may have been much more treatable/affordable when it…