Feeding Your Animals Properly
For a lot of people, their pets are an important part of the family. They bring us joy and happiness, do what they can in their own way when we’re sad or not feeling well, and are often treated as one of our own within the family.
And just like you make sure that you’re taking care of your health and well-being by ensuring you’re eating healthy most of the time, you want to make sure that your four-legged friends are eating properly. This ensures a healthy and happy animal, minimizes health conditions, helps them live longer, as well as saving you money on vet bills down the road. As your pet grows older, they may need an adjusted diet to help with nutrients they may be missing out on.
A few ways a high quality and balanced diet will help your pet:
The best food for your pet generally means little to no added filler and will start with real animal proteins as the first ingredient. This is especially important for cats as they are carnivores. If your animal is not eating quality food, it could lead to health problems such as obesity, diabetes, urinary tract diseases, and more, which will diminish their quality of life and can end up costing you a lot in vet bills.
If you’re not sure what you should be feeding your animal, ask your vet about which foods are the best for your pet.
We carry several lines of premium prescription pet foods within these brands, if you need to have your pet on a special type of diet:
Dog & Cat Food selections at our clinic that include: Metabolic: weight management, l/d Digestive Care, z/d Skin & Food Sensitivities, c/d Urinary Care, k/d Kidney Care, t/d Teeth, w/d Weight & Glucose Management.
Royal Canin Dog & Cat: Adult, dental, Gastrointestinal, hypoallergenic diet, mobility diet, diabetic diet, satiety diet, weight control, veterinary treats for urinary, gastro, hypoallergenic and satiety.
Diabetic Cat & Dog along with special orders upon request.
In addition to pet food, we also have a full pharmacy, carry many pet care items, and offer parasite control products for all your pets. Large animal supplies such as vaccines, internal and external parasite products, calving supplies and RFID tags are available as well. We provide dry & wet formulas for all, pill pockets for special medications and capsules or tablets in different sizes for both dogs and cats. We also carry a variety of dental care items such as Dental Chews and CET products—that have a chewy and raw coating to help fight off plaque, along with many other assortments.
If you’re looking for high quality cat and dog food in Williams Lake, get in touch with us, either via phone, email or by visiting our store. We’re also happy to answer any questions you may have about your pet’s health and can book you in for an appointment. We will do our best to accommodate for special orders.