Category: Pet Owner Tips
What to Expect at Your Pet's Next Check-Up
Being prepared and knowing what to expect when you come to your pet’s next veterinary examination can help you both have a more productive visit to the veterinary office. If you know what to expect, you can also be prepared with questions and concerns to discuss with the veterinarian during your pet’s examination.
How to Hike With Your Pet
With the weather warming up and the days growing longer, it’s the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the beauty and fresh air of the great outdoors with your favorite furry hiking companion. If you plan to take a hike with your pet in tow, be sure to consider the following safety tips to ensure you both have a marvelous adventure.
Feline Hyperthyroidism and Radioactive Iodine Therapy
Hyperthyroidism is one of the more common conditions that affect cats, and it’s especially common in older cats. At White Haven Veterinary Hospital, we’re proud to be fully equipped and trained to provide radioactive iodine therapy to treat hyperthyroidism in cats.
What You Should Know About Heartworm Disease in Cats
Symptoms of heartworm disease in cats range from no symptoms at all to sudden collapse and death. There are a few things cat owners should know about heartworms and heartworm disease to protect their cats.
How to Care for a Puppy
Puppies are loads of fun, but they also require loads of work and care. So, before you spontaneously decide to spring for a new puppy (March 23rd is National Puppy Day, after all.), be sure you fully understand the kind of responsibility that having a puppy requires and you understand what you need to do to take good care of your new pet.
Top Lessons You Can Learn From Your Pet
Most people get pets as a way to add some extra joy, companionship, and love to their lives. Pets are an excellent addition to any family, and they can help create lasting memories. However, pets are more than just animal companions. They can also be mentors if you’re paying attention.
How to Have a Safe Halloween With Your Pet
lthough we humans love all the revelry, Halloween is not always the most fun or safe of days for our pets.
How to Keep Pets Calm During Vet Visits
Pets usually feel nervous when they visit any place outside of their homes away from their familiar environments.
How to Make Your New Cat Feel at Home
June marks the height of kitten season, and it’s also Adopt-a-Cat Month. So, if you plan to bring home a new kitten or cat in celebration, we encourage you to do a little research and preparation ahead of time to ensure your new feline friend feels right at home in your home.