Why a Mix Can Be Better: Adopting a Mutt

Adopting a mutt can be an absolute joy!

Affectionately termed a mutt, a mongrel, or a Heinz-57 (because they have a little of everything), a dog of mixed breed is definitely not a lesser kind of dog. A mutt can be just as smart, loving, and beautiful as a purebred dog. And what’s more, he’s got a unique look all his own.

Still, some people believe that a purebred dog has a certain allure that no mutt can ever compare with. Let’s see if we can challenge that assumption with our best reasons why adopting a mutt is a great idea.


How to Make Your Dog’s Life Better

How do you make your dog's life better?Our dogs make us feel loved and treasured, just by being their happy-go-lucky, cuddly selves. There are many studies that show owning a dog boosts quality of life and happiness, but what have we done lately to help our dog feel fulfilled? This question is what the team at Beverly Hills Veterinary Associates set out to answer, and we’re eager to share what we found!

Tips to Make Your Dog’s Life Better

Although treats, walks, and snuggles probably top their list of things that make them happy, what do dogs really need? Since we all want to make our dog’s life better, here’s a list of things you can do to help your dog’s life better. Continue…

Bloat in Dogs: Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

bloat in petsTummy trouble in our canine pals isn’t an uncommon problem. After all, dogs are prone to eat just about anything too much and too fast, including sweaty socks or yesterday’s garbage! Because dogs are prone to gastrointestinal issues, it’s good for all dog owners to know the risks when it comes to your chowhound.

One very serious problem that occurs in dogs is bloat. Bloat is an emergency situation that causes a pet’s stomach to become very hard to the touch. So what exactly is bloat in dogs, and how can you reduce the risk? The team at Beverly Hills Veterinary Associates is here with answers.