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    Cabin Fever and Pets

    Jan 01 2012

    During the cold winter months in much of the country, people often develop the winter blues due to cabin fever. It is also common for pets to get cabin fever, and they may develop behavior problems as…

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    Managing Osteoarthritis in Dogs and Cats

    Jan 01 2012

    Arthritis is a complex condition involving inflammation of one or more joints. There are many causes of arthritis in pets, but the most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis (or bony arthritis),…

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    Holiday Hours

    Dec 19 2011

    Christmas Holiday Hours: We will be open until 6:00pm on Friday December 23rd and re-opening at 8:00 am on Wednesday December 28th. The Emergency Veterinary Clinic will be open 24 hours/day beginning…

  • News_Dec11_CabinFever

    Cabin Fever and Pets

    Dec 19 2011

    During the cold winter months in much of the country, people often develop the winter blues due to cabin fever. It is also common for pets to get cabin fever, and they may develop behavior problems as…

  • Our surgery room is strictly reserved for procedures that must be performed under sterile conditions while a pet is under anesthetic. Pictured in this photo is various and important equipment for surgical procedures. The I.V. pump controls and monitors the amount of I.V. fluids your pet receives during surgery and recovery. The surgical light produces light without heat so it does not present any risk to exposed tissue. The anesthetic machine includes an alarm that will sound if your pet's breathing becomes irregular and is closely monitored by our Veterinary Technician during all procedures.

    Diabetes and your pet

    Dec 01 2011

    Diabetes mellitus, commonly shortened to diabetes, is a disease that threatens both humans and pets. Paralleling the situation in humans, more and more cats and dogs are being diagnosed with diabetes…

  • Our laboratory and pharmacy are busy areas of our hospital. In this photo you can see our microscope, blood analysis machine, centrifuge (to spin and separate blood and urine for analysis), and autoclave (to sterilize surgical equipment and supplies).

    Choosing Cat Toys

    Dec 01 2011

    With the approaching holiday season, many cat owners purchase toys as gifts for their furry family members. It is important to make sure that any toys are safe – avoid toys with small pieces that…

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    Ringworm, Pets and People

    Nov 01 2011

    Ringworm, also called dermatophytosis, is a fungal infection that occurs in the skin, hair and nails. The fungi feed on the keratin that is found in the outer layers of these structures. Ringworm…