The Animal Medical Clinic has teamed up with Wags to Whiskers Pet Supply Store and Barkery in Peachtree City to host a weekly pet forum on Facebook Live, Tuesdays at 7:00pm. We hope this provides valuable information for local pet owners as well as a way to ask questions of those in the animal care [...]
The Animal Medical Clinic has teamed up with My Best Buddy Dog Training and Behavior Solutions to offer puppy training classes. This four week beginner puppy class is held at Animal Medical Clinic in Peachtree City. This class is open to all AMC clients at the Peachtree City and Fairburn locations. Others can join as [...]
September is when the kids are back in school, and finally, you have a chance to relax. Who wants to join you? Your pet! While you're snuggling with your furry friend, you may feel a bump or rash on their skin, or notice that they can't seem to stop scratching. What should you do? Your [...]
Important Information about Canine Influenza or Dog Flu Many pet owners have contacted us about Canine Influenza, so we have created this quick reference guide to help answer many of your questions. What is Canine Influenza? Canine Influenza Virus (CIV), or dog flu, is a highly contagious respiratory infection in dogs. What is unique [...]
If you or someone in your household uses a topical pain relief medication containing flurbiprofen please read this urgent warning from the FDA (click here). There have been reports of serious illness and death of cats exposed to these medications when used by humans. It is unknown if any dogs have been affected but it [...]
Over the past several weeks, there has been an outbreak of Canine Flu in the Chicago area (click here for news story). More than 1,000 cases have been reported and at least 5 dogs have died from this virus. If your pet goes to boarding, day care or grooming facilities we highly recommend having your [...]
For even the most observant owners, it’s tough to know what skin issues are OK and what needs further evaluation. Yes, your pet may have skin disease and you may not even realize it. We can run a simple lab test to figure out if everything is OK.
CPR guidelines for cats and dogs were just recently released. We hope you will never have to use CPR on a member of your family or one of your friends but it is important to know just in case something unfortunate happens. This is a short yet informative article on the new CPR Guidelines for [...]
Dr. Chris Schwenk at our Animal Medical Clinic of Fairburn presented Emergency First Aid Kits for "Cord" and the other K-9 officers to Mayor Avery and Office Pridemore at a recent Fairburn City Council meeting. Thank you Officer Pridemore and Cord, for your service to our community!
It's Tick Season! Due to the relatively warm winter weather this past year, we are predicting an intense tick season this spring.