Category: Exotic Care

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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 »

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 »

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Boarding Your Bird

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Are you going to be traveling soon? If so, you may need to bring your bird to a hotel while you are gone. Polly can’t stay home by herself! And, since not everyone is familiar with birds and their care, you may not be comfortable leaving your winged pal in the care of your friends … Read More »

Caring For A Senior Reptile

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It probably isn’t much of a surprise to learn that reptiles typically live much longer in captivity than they do in the wild, as long as they get proper care. However, even with top-notch care, your pet reptile will sooner or later enter their golden years. How do you make sure your snake, turtle, or … Read More »

Is A Pet Turtle Right For You?

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Are you considering adopting a turtle? Turtles are both cute and interactive, and can make great pets! However, before ‘shelling out’ money for one, you’ll need to do some research. A Scottsdale, AZ vet discusses some pros and cons of owning turtles below. Breed Have you ever wondered about the difference between turtles and tortoises? … Read More »

Bird Perches 101

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Birds are very adorable little pets. One thing that is crucial to Polly’s health and well-being is making sure she has suitable perches. Birds use their perches almost all the time, for cleaning themselves, sleeping, socializing, and just hanging out. Perches are also important for keeping your feathered pal’s feet and legs healthy. There are … Read More »

Caring For An Exotic Senior Pet

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Here at Raintree, we pride ourselves on caring for all sorts of pets, including birds, reptiles, pocket pets, and exotic animals. Just like any other animal, exotic pets go through changes as they age. Read on as a Scottsdale, AZ vet offers some tips on caring for an older exotic pet. Lifespan It’s very important … Read More »

National Frog Month

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April is National Frog Month! Frogs probably don’t rank very high on the list of most popular pets. However, these guys actually can make good animal companions. Read on as a Scottsdale, AZ vet discusses caring for pet frogs. Frogs as Children’s Pets Many frogs are quite docile and easy to care for, so they … Read More »

Tips on Adopting a Rescued Bird

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Have you been considering getting a pet bird? If so, you may want to think about giving a rescued bird a second chance at happiness and a new forever home. Since January is Adopt A Rescued Bird month, this would be a great time to do it. Here, a Scottsdale, AZ vet discusses adopting a … Read More »

Pet Medications in Scottsdale

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Raintree Pet Resort + Medical Center carries all the pet medications you need to keep your furry and feathery friends in optimal health. We carry medications for parasite protection, heartworm prevention, and offer a variety of specialty diets. Call us for all your Scottsdale pet medication needs! Heartgard  Nexgard  Apoquel Deramaxx  Galliprant Frontline  Cytopoint Science Diet … Read More »