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Fido’s Halloween Costume

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Halloween is just around the corner! At this time of year, we tend to see lots of hilarious photos of pups in costumes. Fido does make a pretty adorable taco! He’s also been a lobster, a cow, and a dinosaur, to name just a few things. There’s no reason you can’t have some fun with … Read More »

Posted In Dog Care, General Care

5 Quick Tips to Lengthen Your Pet’s Lifespan

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Have you ever wished you could lengthen your pet’s lifespan to keep them around as long as possible? You’re in luck. There are several easy things you can do that help your pet to live as long and healthy a life as possible. Here, your Scottdale, AZ veterinarian fills you in.  Quality Diet There’s no … Read More »

Reptile Care Mistakes

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Are you considering getting a reptile? Reptiles can make absolutely wonderful pets. However, it’s important to do plenty of research before adopting one, so you know exactly what you’re in for. Read on as a local Scottsdale, AZ vet lists some of the most common mistakes reptile owners make. Miscalculating Size This one probably won’t … Read More »

Pet Sitter Or Doggy Daycare: What’s Best For Your Pet?

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September is National Pet Sitters Education Month! As you may know, here at Raintree Pet Resort & Medical Center, we run a deluxe doggy hotel and daycare. While pet sitting is a bit different than daycare, they are both beneficial. Our canine pals are very sociable, and can get quite upset if left alone. A … Read More »

Helping Your Shelter Dog Settle In

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This has been a hard year, but there have been some bright spots. One good thing has been seeing shelters empty for the first time as people rushed to adopt dogs before quarantining themselves. If you’re among those who recently adopted a shelter dog, you have our support! However, going to a new home is … Read More »

Cold Treats for Kitties

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If you’ve been keeping up with us, you know that we’ve been really building up our pet hotel. One thing we love offering our canine patients is the Frosty Paw. This is sort of like a shake for Fido. But what about Fluffy? Why not give your cat something special on sweltering days? Here, a … Read More »

Posted In Cat Care, General Care

Socializing Your Puppy While Social Distancing

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Have you recently adopted a puppy? Congratulations! You’re starting on a long and beautiful journey with your new canine buddy. One crucial part of getting little Fido started out on the right paw in life is socialization. This entails introducing your pooch to new places, faces, and experiences. Socialization must happen while your furry buddy … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Dog Care

Cold Treats for Cats

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Does your cat spend the majority of her summer seeking out cool napping spots? We suspect that the answer to that one is a yes. Hot weather can be tough on kitties! One way for you to help Fluffy beat the heat is to offer her some frozen snacks. A Scottsdale, AZ vet suggests some … Read More »

Posted In Cat Care, General Care

Boarding Your Reptile

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Are you leaving town for a while? If you have a reptile, you may find getting a pet sitter a bit tricky. Dogs and cats are very popular, and have lots of fans. Therefore, there are plenty of kennels available for them, as well as people who know how to care for them. Reptiles, however, … Read More »

Posted In Boarding, Exotic Care

COVID-19 Protocol Update

UPDATE regarding COVID-19 Protocols: For your peace of mind, we are offering the option of curbside pick up and drop off for medical center appointments, doggy daycare and pet resort stays. Should you choose this option, upon arrival, please call our front desk number (480) 991-3371 to let us know you are here. One of … Read More »

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