Hot Cars – Never Leave Your Pet Behind!

Hot Cars – Never Leave Your Pet Behind!

Hot summer temperatures are extremely dangerous for our furry friends. If your pet frequently rides with you in the car, it can be tempting to roll down a window and leave your pet for just a moment while you run inside. You know you’ll be quick, so you think...
Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

When we think about pet health, we often think of our pet’s physical needs. However, mental health is just as important. This May, Homey Gnome Veterinary Clinic is excited to celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month and discuss this very important topic.  Here are a...
Be Kind to Animals Week

Be Kind to Animals Week

How do you show your pets love and kindness? Pets play an essential role in our lives, and it’s important to show them how much we care. May 1-7th is National Be Kind to Animals Week, and our team at Homey Gnome Veterinary Clinic is excited to celebrate.  In this...
National Heartworm Awareness Month

National Heartworm Awareness Month

Is your pet on heartworm preventative? Heartworm disease is a dangerous condition that affects cats, dogs, and ferrets. Caused by a blood-borne parasite, heartworm disease can cause significant damage to your pet’s heart and lungs and can be fatal. April is National...
Pet Allergies: What You Need To Know

Pet Allergies: What You Need To Know

Is your pet scratching more than usual? Just like people, pets can suffer from allergies. Some pets experience environmental allergies that are triggered by rising pollen levels, while others develop reactions to certain ingredients in their food. At Homey Gnome...
Lily Toxicity and Other Toxic Plants

Lily Toxicity and Other Toxic Plants

With spring approaching and the flowers in bloom, it may be tempting to fill your home with new and colorful greenery. However, many plants and flowers can put your pet’s health at risk. At Homey Gnome Veterinary Clinic, we want to make sure the plants in your home...
Does Your Daughter Dream of Being a Vet or Vet Tech?

Does Your Daughter Dream of Being a Vet or Vet Tech?

Do you know what your daughter wants to be when they grow up? If your daughter loves pets, there’s a strong possibility they’ve considered being a veterinarian or veterinary technician. Veterinary medicine is one of many STEM careers, short for science, technology,...
Pet Dental Health Month

Pet Dental Health Month

Do you know how often you should be brushing your pet’s teeth? Routine dental care is essential for keeping your pet healthy and happy. This month, Homey Gnome Veterinary Clinic is celebrating Pet Dental Health Month by sharing some tips for taking care of your pet’s...
Valentine’s Day Safety

Valentine’s Day Safety

Valentine’s Day is a time for celebrating the ones we love, including our pets! Unfortunately, some of your Valentine’s Day festivities may be putting your pet’s health at risk. Our team at Homey Gnome Veterinary Clinic is here to ensure your pet is safe this...
Winter Hazards for Your Pet’s Paws

Winter Hazards for Your Pet’s Paws

As we settle into another cold Minnesota winter, there are a few things you should know about keeping your pet safe this season. Not only can the freezing temperatures put your pet’s health at risk, many of the products we use to combat the cold weather can be...