Cat Adoption Checklist

Cat Adoption Checklist Thinking of adopting a cat? First, check out these helpful tips, gathered by American Humane. If you’re thinking about adopting a cat, consider taking home two. Cats require exercise, mental stimulation, and social interaction. Two cats can...

Pets and Microchips

What is a microchip? How does it work? A microchip is a computer chip enclosed in a small glass cylinder (about the size of a grain of rice) that is injected under your pet’s skin as a means of identification. Each microchip is connected to an online registry of owner...

Prevention Care

Preventative care is one of the most important steps you can take to keep your four-legged friends healthy and happy. Check out these little-known facts about fleas, ticks, and heartworms. As always, contact us if you have questions about what preventative options are...

Happy Retirement Dr. Roeder!

After 26 years of practicing veterinary medicine, Dr. Lena Roeder is retiring from Dublin Animal Hospital. Saturday, April 29, 2017, will be her last day at the hospital. Dr. Roeder graduated from Colorado State University in 1991. She moved to Colorado Springs...

Heartworm Disease

You and your pets aren’t the only ones itching to bask in the warmth of spring. As the mercury rises and the spring rains collect in puddles, swarms of pesky mosquitoes are sent looking for their next lunch. These buzzing bloodsuckers may be just a nuisance to us...

Poison Prevention Week

It’s the start of Poison Prevention week! Take a look at these household items that can be poisonous to your pet. Keep in mind that the below items are only a few of the many household dangers to pets. Dog Poisons: Human Medication While Advil or over-the-counter...

Healthy Dental Chews

Dental chews are a great option for pets to keep their dental health in check. They can help avoid the common issues of tarter in teeth, bleeding gums, a buildup of plaque, and bad breath. But which ones are right for your pet? Take a look at our list below! Dogs...

National Pet Dental Month!

It’s Time to Celebrate National Pet Dental Month! Does your dog have “dog breath?” Does your cat have “fishy breath?”  This can be one sign of dental disease in your pet and isn’t normal. To help keep your pet’s teeth disease-free and to help keep their breath fresh,...

Week Five: Keep It Simple

Exploring your dog’s hobbies Obedience programs and methods Just as each of us learn on different levels, our dogs learn on an individual level. A method of training that may be successful for one may not be as successful for another. This point is important to...