Jul 11, 2019 by David Moores, DVM
Be prepared to deal with hurricanes, natural disasters, and man-made disasters. Check out the AVMA's website link: https://www.avma.org/public/EmergencyCare/Pages/Pets-and-Disasters.aspx for helpful information regarding what to do before, during, and after such events.
May 28, 2019 by David Moores, DVM
If you are traveling with your pets, domestically or internationally, a Health Certificate is required. Please visit https://www.aphis.usda.gov/aphis/pettravel or contact us at 985-845-7484 for more information.
Jan 2, 2019 by David Moores, DVM
Did you know Tchefuncte Animal Hospital in Madisonville, LA not only offers in store products but also is partnered with an online pharmacy? Take a minute to check out our store here or on the link below and start saving! Utilizing our store also helps keep costs down and keeps your sales tax money locally in St. Tammany Parish. Thank you for checking it out! VetsFirstChoice online store Madisonville LA
Oct 19, 2018 by Dr Katie McConnell
With Halloween quickly approaching, it’s important to remember your pet’s safety along with all the family fun. A few things to consider include… 1. Chocolate is toxic to dogs and cats. The amount of chocolate that is poisonous mostly depends on the size of the dog/cat and the type of chocolate. Bakers chocolate is the worse type, followed by dark chocolate, followed by milk chocolate, and white cho...
Aug 31, 2018 by Dr Katie McConnell
Part 3 of this series will discuss treatment and prevention of heartworm infection. There is one main method of treatment used today. It is a medication called Melarsomine and is used for adulticide treatment. Adulticide heartworm treatment refers to the process of killing the adult heartworms inside of the body. It is a multi-staged process that can differ mildly between veterinary practices and eve...