A Few of Your Favorite Things: Beverly Hills Veterinary Associates’ Top 10 Pet Care Blogs of 2017

As 2017 draws to a close, we have the chance to take some quiet time to reflect back on the events and special moments that made up this past year. At Beverly Hills Veterinary Associates, it has been a year of learning, laughter, some tears, and so much gratitude for sharing all these moments with our patients and their families.

One thing we take to heart each year is learning and growing, and we love to share what we hope is relevant, interesting and fun pet care information on our blog. If there is a topic that you’d like to learn about in 2018, please share it with us and we’d be happy to help.

Here we review our Top 10 Pet Care Blogs of 2017… Enjoy!


The Differences Between Feral Cats and Domestic Cats

Beverly Hills MI feral catPeople seem to know a stray cat when they see one, but it’s harder to pinpoint a feral feline. Certainly, stray cats occupy the space between house cats and feral cats, but to truly understand the differences between your own pet and their wild cousins, we have to look at behavior, cat psychology, and lifespan.


My Pet Won’t Take Pills – Now What?

pet won't take pillsMany pet owners dread giving their pet medication, just as their pet won’t take pills. If you’ve ever seen that pill, capsule, or tablet lying on the floor after giving it, you know that frustration.

Because medications are sometimes necessary to treat illness, however, it’s essential to have some tricks in your bag for delivering the goods to your pet. Since the old adage, “A spoonful of sugar makes the medicine go down” is not applicable to our pets, we’ve compiled some tested ideas and methods for helping you with this task.