Pet First Aid

First aid is critical care for humans that you can and should extend to your furry friend.  Sure, it can be intimidating (your pet can’t exactly tell you what’s wrong!) but with a little know-how and necessary supplies on hand, administering first aid to your best friend may be easier than you think. We sat down [...]

By | January 6th, 2015|Education, Tips & Advice, Uncategorized, Wellness Hospital|

Fulfill Your New Years Resolutions

It's one week into January. You've made your resolutions. But maybe you're already starting to waver. You may be telling yourself, "Resolutions are meant to be broken." Not so! 2014 is your year. Let us help you stay strong! Here are some of the most common New Years Resolutions: 1. Lose weight. And/or get fit. [...]

Heartworm Prevention

  A colleague and I were volunteering as the emergency vets for the Atlanta Dog Jog held in Piedmont Park by the local veterinary association.  Owners and their dogs were all enjoying beautiful weather and a fun walk/jog/run in the park for charity.  By early afternoon, we had had an uneventful shift at the emergency [...]

By | June 3rd, 2013|Education, Wellness Hospital|

Microchipping 101

Last month the Huffington Post (link to reported a story about a family who was reunited with their lost dog, “Princess,” who had escaped from their California home over six years ago – thanks to a good Samaritan and a microchip. Every year millions of pets are lost and according to statistics only 15-20% of [...]