We explain why yearly heartworm testing is recommended for every dog, every year – including those fortunate dogs who are on prevention every month year round.
For many Indianapolis pet owners, choosing one vet clinic from the plethora of options can be a daunting task. Here are 5 things that separate City Way Animal Clinics from the pack.
Get to know the newest member to our City Way Animal Clinics – Mass Ave team, Rachael Thompson. Rachael is a Registered Veterinary Technician and recently joined our crew in February. Learn about her interests outside of work, her current favorite Indy spots, and so much more!
Our clinics recently started offering BRAVECTO®, a flea and tick preventative that comes as a flavored chewable for dogs and as a topical for cats. Why is BRAVECTO convenient? BRAVECTO offers a full 12 weeks of protection while other preventive provide protection for only one month. It is a great way to have peace of mind and not have to worry about pesky parasites for three months.
Pet Poison Prevention Week, every 3rd week in March, is a week dedicated to help make the public more aware to common household toxins, how to avoid them and what to do if you suspect your pet has ingested one of these items.
If you’ve met our Vet Assistant, Nicki G., then you most likely know that she is like a breathe of fresh air! Her positive attitude and ability to make the best of situations is a true gift she has – especially when it comes to our clients. Get to know Nicki and find out what makes her the most happy in life as well as several fun facts shared in our interview below.
Avoiding infection of heartworms, intestinal parasites, fleas and ticks in your beloved dog and cat is essential for the pets’ health. This can easily be prevented in both dogs and cats with monthly medications purchased from your veterinarian. There are various preventatives on the market these days and each medication is slightly different in which parasites they protect against and the mode of how they work.
Jordan Brinker is our Lead Registered Veterinary Technician at City Way Animal Clinics – Mass Ave and such an integral part of our team! Her very favorite part about being an RVT is being able to educate clients about their pets’ health and wellness. She lives in north Indy with her husband, John Paul, and their four-legged, wild child dog, Berkley, and cat, Shrimp. Find out several more fun facts about Jordan in our staff interview below.
Outside of the animal clinics, Dr. Phillips has many different interests and hobbies, including being a co-owner of Square Cat Vinyl in Fountain Square. He is heavily involved in the Indy community and makes an effort to enjoy everything our city has to offer, from attending several concerts year round to going to Butler Basketball games, his beloved alma mater. Read Dr. Phillips’ interview to find out his favorite movie of all time, top vacation spot, how he defines success, his top places to visit in the city, and much more. We promise you will learn some fun facts that we welcome you bring up in your next visit to our clinic!
We’ve asked Dr. Nicole VanDeLeest 31 interview questions; learn about her dream vacation, her top movie of all time, what she does on her days off, and several other fun facts you’d most likely never know from a trip to the animal clinic.