Monthly Archives: June 2016

Steps to Eliminate Fleas from Your Home

If you find your pet has fleas, it is necessary to treat your pet and your home as soon as possible. Although fleas do live on their host, their eggs can be found elsewhere; often flea eggs will fall off … Continue reading

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Employee Spotlight: Dr. Laura Sutherland

Dr. Laura Sutherland brings a wealth of knowledge and worldly experiences with her to the Avon Lake Animal Clinic. She has studied at both Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts and the Ohio State University, where she earned her master’s in … Continue reading

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How to Tell If Your Pet Has Ticks

With the thick of summer quickly approaching and the number of hours your pet spends outdoors increasing, it is even more important for all pet owners to regularly check your pet’s body for ticks. Catching these unwelcome parasites before they … Continue reading

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Customer Spotlight: Herky Tippy

Herky Tippy is a vivacious three year old Havanese pup who’s favorite place to visit is the Polished Paws Salon and Boutique.

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Tips for Protecting Your Pet from Fleas & Ticks

One of the most important and least fun aspects of proper pet care is protecting your dog or cat from fleas and ticks. This task is not an easy one, but it is surely important. Fleas and their eggs can … Continue reading

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Veterinarian Spotlight: Dr. Lindsay Schofield

Dr. Lindsay Schofield grew up in Avon Lake with her twin brother and guinea pig named Squeaker and has been a part of the Avon Lake Animal Clinic family since she was merely 15! During her high school years, she … Continue reading

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Product Spotlight: Mycodex Flea Spray

It’s no newsflash that fleas, flies, ticks, and other insects are annoying and unwelcomed around both you and your family, but did you know that these pests can also be the carriers of several diseases. Warmer weather means that you … Continue reading

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The Health Problems Associated with Fleas

Now that the summer months are finally here and your pet is spending more time in the dirt and grass outside, it’s important to make yourself educated about fleas. They can do much more than just pester your beloved pet, … Continue reading

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