Grain Free Diets Investigations-What you need to know

You may have heard that grain free diets are currently being investigated as a possible cause of heart disease in some dogs. Dilated Cardiomyopathy, or DCM, can be caused by genetic factors as well as dietary factors. In particular, a deficiency in the amino acid taurine has been shown in the past to cause DCM Read more »

Adobe At Bark In The Park!

Come join us at Bark in the Park 2018! The largest dog festival in the United States! Saturday, September 15, 2018 in San Jose! Enjoy contests, including the popular Dog Costume Contest, Dog/Owner Look-Alike Contest and Tail Wagging Contest, demonstrations of dog agility and specialized dog training, delicious food and drink, and more than 75 vendors Read more »

Canine Influenza-What you need to know

As you may have heard, cases of canine influenza hit the South Bay Area this year. This virus, which is not transmissible to people, usually causes upper respiratory symptoms including coughing and sneezing, nasal discharge, and fever. Less commonly, dogs can become lethargic and, rarely, they can develop pneumonia. Dogs at risk include those who Read more »

It’s Hard to Believe the Marketplace just Celebrated it’s 2 Year Anniversary

    The Marketplace is a pet store that carries products that are designed to help pets with medical needs and to promote, health, well being and safety. The store is well stocked with all the major brands of prescription diets and supplements. There are products to cover everything from orphan kitten care to senior Read more »