Pet Insurance for your Dog or Cat

What is pet insurance? Affordable pet insurance has been a deep passion of mine since before Veterinary School.  I want to take this time to educate you on the importance of pet insurance for your dog or cat or dog health insurance. Pet insurance policies tend to include deductibles, copayments, and premiums.  HOWEVER, unlike human [...]

What You Need to Know about Coronavirus / COVID-19 and Your Pet

Watch our awesome Dr. Jessie discuss COVID-19 and your pet . . .   COVID-19 downloadable document

By |March 20th, 2020|Categories: Treatment, Wellness|Tags: , , |0 Comments

What Should I Feed My Pet – Pets Are What They Eat!

Did you know that gut health of your pet affects your pet’s mental and physical health?  You are what you eat as they say! Just like humans, pets benefit from nutritional supplements and a balanced, healthy diet.  For example, fish oils are beneficial for your pet’s coat, cognitive function, kidney, heart, and joint health.  They [...]

Local Love for Healing Paws Center on Fort Lauderdale Magazine

We are so proud and happy to appear in the recent issue of Fort Lauderdale magazine. They had some very nice things to say and we are so appreciative. You can read […]

Infrared Imaging (Thermography) for Pets – Giving a voice to your pet!

Infrared Imaging (Thermography) for Pets - Giving a voice to your pet! What is Infrared imaging? Infrared imaging is a non-invasive diagnostic tool used to demonstrate the distribution of temperature on the skin in order to localize areas of inflammation and pain in cats and dogs.  It is often difficult to recognize signs of pain, [...]

Degenerative Myelopathy In Dogs – What Can You Do?

Degenerative myelopathy is common in German Shepherds. What is DM? Degenerative myelopathy (DM) in dogs is a condition caused by a mutated gene that leads to breakdown or degeneration of the white matter of the spinal cord.  It is slowly progressive and is very similar to ALS in humans. Unfortunately, there is NO [...]

Rehabilitation After Canine Knee Surgery

The importance of physical therapy/rehabilitation after Canine ACL/CCL Knee Surgery Did you know that pets have an ligament in the knee that functions similar to an ACL in people?  It is called a cranial cruciate ligament and, unfortunately, it can rupture.  If this has happened to your pet, you are most likely familiar with [...]

By |July 26th, 2018|Categories: Treatment|0 Comments

Treat Intervertebral Disc Disease in Dogs Using Acupuncture

What is intervertebral disc disease (IVDD) or herniated disc in dogs? Just like people, pets can develop herniated or “slipped discs.”  This condition is called “intervertebral disc disease” in the veterinary world. The intervertebral discs sit between the vertebrae of the spinal cord and function to (1) keep the backbones from touching one another, [...]

By |February 13th, 2018|Categories: Treatment|0 Comments

Healing Pet Arthritis Holistically

Written By Dr. Jessie Dreyfuss, DVM, CVA, CCRT If you have ever owned a pet, you have come to realize the typical signs of aging – slow to get into and out of the car, more reluctant to get up off that comfy bed or sofa in the morning, sleeping more often and for longer, [...]

You Can Treat Your Dog’s Hip Dysplasia Naturally

My dog is slowing down. Is it hip dysplasia, how do I know for sure, and how do I treat it naturally? Puppies grow up incredibly quickly, with most dog breeds reaching their full size within 8 to 18 months.  Unfortunately, we've seen in our Fort Lauderdale clinic that this rapid development comes with an increased [...]

By |April 12th, 2017|Categories: Treatment|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments