Helpful Articles

Our articles provide a wealth of information, from the choices you make with vaccines to your pets dental health to pet plant and pest hazards. We add new articles on a regular basis so be sure to check back for more helpful tips and tricks.

Why Choose 1st Care

Cat Vaccines: What you need to know

Vaccine Smart

Intranasal Bordetella vs. Injectable Bordetella

Parasites and your Pet

Things to do before you get a pet

New Pet Owner Tips

The importance of Spaying and Neutering

Microchips – Common Concerns


Ticks – What you need to know

1st care vs. Vetco

Food & Treat Tips

Toxic Plants

Traveling with your Pet

Health Certificates

Pet & Fireworks

Summer Pet Hazards

Emergency Preparedness