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Does itching = allergies?

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Every year, pet health insurance companies review what were the most common diseases, prompting a visit to a veterinary clinic.  Skin allergies are consistently in the top few reasons.  This is definitely the case for the 2015 stats posted by VPI pet insurance (see full list here).  In fact 2 of the other top 5 reasons, […]

Feline Spring Safety Tips

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

It’s 72º outside today and finally feels like Spring!  I can’t wait to enjoy some nice Spring weather, the same I’m sure goes for many of my feline patients!  Some cats are strictly indoors, which is certainly a safer life style, while some cats enjoy the excitement of the indoor/outdoor life.  Each lifestyle exposes your […]

Pet Nutrition Myths

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

Nutrition should be a point of conversation in every annual check up exam for your pet, especially for puppy & kitten exams, when proper nutrition is imperative.  I’m always very encouraged when owners take the initiative to research what foods are best to feed their pets.  There is a plethora of information about pet nutrition […]

Your Pet Ate What?!

Monday, November 16th, 2015

Sometimes our pets get into and eat things that they weren’t supposed to.  Sometimes  pet owners unknowingly give something harmful to a pet that was intended to be a treat or medications to help them feel better.  These situations are sometimes safe and do not cause any issues; however, sometimes certain foods and medications can be […]

Welcome!

Friday, May 8th, 2015

The Doctors and staff of Community Animal Hospital are pleased to announce their hospital blog. This fun and fact-filled blog is updated regularly and includes up-to-date information about your pet’s health care. Also included in the blog are fun, pet-related news stories that we want to share with you and photos and information about our hospital and staff […]