Why Our Products Are Safer Than Ordering Online

  It’s not uncommon for pet owners to think they can get better deals on medications or preventative products online. But the real risk is that even if the prices are lower than what their full-service vet charges, the products are not always legitimate. FDA experts continually warn that buying discount pet products online may […]

Wintertime Itch — Is It Seasonal, Or A Food Allergy?

  No doubt about it, for people and pets alike the winter season is rough on skin. The heat in our homes coupled with the cold temperatures and lower humidity dries out our skin, causing roughness and itchiness. While we humans can alleviate the discomfort with lots of creamy lotion, our pets aren’t so lucky. […]

Is “Santa Paws” Bringing A Puppy? Now’s The Time To Get Ready.

It’s an idyllic Hallmark scene . . . a child on Christmas morning shrieking with delight as a new puppy playfully licks the child’s face. It’s certainly what the countless children who put “puppy” on their wish lists to Santa envision. Ah, but the reality of getting a new puppy is often quite a different […]

4 Key Facts to Consider For Tick Prevention

At PetWellClinic® in Knoxville and Alcoa, we know that ticks are a top concern for our clients. Ticks can transmit diseases to a dog or cat before the pests are found and removed, resulting in a whole range of alarming health issues. The good news is that tick-borne diseases are preventable. Read on to know […]

A Rise In Rabies Cases Reminds Us Why It’s Crucial To Vaccinate Your Pet

  In the first three months of this year, the Tennessee Department of Health confirmed rabies in three wild animals and five pet dogs and cats. “Rabies is a lethal disease, and the best way to protect your pets is to vaccinate,” said Charlie Hatcher, DVM, state veterinarian with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture. “With […]

How To Affordably Vaccinate Your Puppy

Getting a puppy is an exciting event, which requires much time and thought put into finding just the right addition for your family. At the PetWellClinics of Knoxville and Alcoa, we know that getting a puppy also brings a good deal of uncertainty about exactly what’s required to make sure the pup is off to […]

Fleas, Ticks, & Heartworms, Oh My! How To Choose The Best Prevention For Your Dog

As a dog owner, you know that flea, tick, and heartworm prevention is an essential part of caring for your pet. However, the teams at the PetWellClinics in Knoxville and Alcoa also know that there are a lot of options for prevention products, which can be confusing. You may be wondering what the difference is […]

It’s Tick Season! 3 Ways To Protect Your Dog

Ah, it’s sweet summertime in East Tennessee, when the living is easy but the ticks are aplenty. At the PetWellClinic of Knoxville and Alcoa, we know how crucial it is to protect your pets from tick-borne diseases. According to the Center For Disease Control and Prevention, East Tennessee is home to the following varieties of […]