Keeping Chickens

Keeping Chickens

Keeping Chickens DR. JACQUELINE WARNER, DVM Associate Veterinarian, The Family Pet Hospital Keeping Chickens are becoming increasingly popular as pets, even in urban and suburban areas.  Many people get chickens as a source of eggs, and then realize they are fun pets...

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Caring for Your Cat

Caring for Your Cat

HEALTH & WELLNESS In Sickness and in Health: Caring for Your Cat Cris Valas, DVM, The Family Pet Hospital, an AAFP-Certified Cat Friendly Practice® November 2016 According to statistics available to the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), there are 86...

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Those Darned Fleas and Bees!!!

Those Darned Fleas and Bees!!!

So you got fleas. That is unfortunate and I am sure very frustrating, but we are here to help! Follow this advice and it will soon be over. Bee Sting - your dog will soon look like Mohammed Ali SCROLL DOWN TO THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE FOR QUICK ADVICE. STEP BY STEP WAY...

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What is dental disease?

What should my pet's mouth look like? It is important for you to know what is normal before you can see the abnormal.  Once you know what your pet's mouth should look like, and you realize how a poor dental health affects your pet's health, it will be natural for you...

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Ultrasound

The practice has just purchased a new ultrasound machine.  Dr.Valas has been performing abdominal ultrasound studies in cats and dogs since she graduated in 1993 and purchased her first machine right out of school. She has done extensive training throughout the years...

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Dr. Valas and Veterinary Orthopedic Manipulation?

Veterinary Orthopedic Manipulation (VOM) is a healing technology which uses an activator device very similar to the arthrostim used by chiropractors to  locate areas of the animal's nervous system that have fallen out of communication, and re-establish normal...

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