Preparing for International Travel with a Pet

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International travel planning can be both exciting and arduous. Details, details, details… that is the mantra. Despite how frequently people travel overseas, the fact that there is a lot of planning involved remains the same; especially when you travel with a pet.

As any experienced jetsetter with a fur friend knows, travel with a pet requires extra time and attention to ensure the safe, comfortable wellbeing of your fur friend en route. Continue…

Canine Leptospirosis: What You Need to Know

elmhurst-iStock_000045008956_LargeLeptospirosis. Even the name sounds exotic and scary. Yet, canine leptospirosis, a serious bacterial disease that is transmitted through infected wildlife and water and soil, is becoming quite common. Some of you may have heard of the illness or perhaps have had your dog vaccinated against it by the Pet Experts at Elmhurst Animal Care Center. Continue…