Recently, I talked with a frustrated dog owner who felt like she had missed her chance to teach her dog good manners. “I want to train my Cocker Spaniel to stop barking every 30 seconds,” she lamented, “but he’s 4 now and it’s too late to change him!”
Though all puppies are incredibly cute, not all are a good fit for your lifestyle. With the proper research and preparation, you can find a dog who will be a great addition to the family.
Is your cat coughing, wheezing and producing nasty-looking snot from her nose? It’s not a run-of-the-mill cold as we might think of it. Cats can be prone to respiratory problems. If they go unrecognized or untreated, the result can be a bad case of pneumonia.
The holidays are here, with visitors and house guests coming and going — and that means an increased likelihood that your dog will be around unfamiliar people, particularly children. When my clients are preparing for the holiday season, I take the time to address strategies they can use to help keep interactions between their dog and visiting children safe and positive.
A roly poly puppy or chubby kitten might look cute, but carrying extra fat can endanger your pet’s health. Here’s how to keep your pet’s weight in check.
Being aware of potential hazards for your pet during the holiday season is important for their health and your peace of mind. Check out this video for more information!
Patience is key when it comes to housebreaking because every pup will pick up the process at his own pace.
Who hasn’t wondered, “Why does my pet eat grass?” The truth is there isn’t one clear reason.
You’ve done all the right things when it comes to training your dog, and so far, it’s gone well: He knows how to sit and stay and shake, and he’s pleasant and polite to be around. But suddenly, training feels like a burden — and your dog doesn’t seem like he’s enjoying it, either. Time to give up?
Is brushing your dog's teeth something you and your dog don't look forward to? We want to help you!
A dog can bark for many reasons — to defend his territory, signal a stranger, get attention, say hello, express discomfort or frustration, and more. Understanding why a dog barks is key to getting him to stop.
Cats and dogs can coexist within the same family as long as you introduce them properly. Find out more here!
Giving a cat his medicine is rarely easy, but knowing the proper procedure and what to expect can make the process more pleasant—for you and your cat. Find out more here!
Regular exercise can have a tremendous impact on your pups overall well-being! Find out how we can help here!
Puppies are without a doubt some of the most adorable things on the planet. Parenting a new puppy, however, is no walk in the park. Here’s a guide to help you care for the new addition to the family.
“What vaccines should my dog get?” This is a question veterinarian’s hear on a fairly regular basis. Find out how we can help!
Do you think your feline friend is having an adverse reaction to their food? Find out what to look for and what you can do to help here!
Not sure where the best place is for your senior dog while you are away? Let us help you with our professional and caring boarding staff!
Dogs can become aggressive and bark, growl, lunge at, and even attack other pets and people for all kinds of reasons — dominance, fear, defense of territory, pain, frustration, overly enthusiastic play, and more.
Ticks can cause trouble for your furry feline and canine companions! Find out what you should know about them here!
We know how important your senior feline companion can be to you. Find out some common health problems to watch for in your mature feline friend here!
Keeping your cat's haircoat healthy is very important. Find out how you should groom your cat and how we can help!
There are many myths when it comes to pet grooming, so knowing the right way to brush and bathe your dog or cat can be a little confusing. Find out more about grooming and how our professional grooming staff can help!
Does your canine companion deserve a little pampering? A bath and fresh new haircut may be just what your furry friend needs!
Does your pet have an upset tummy? Find out why we recommend a homemade bland diet of rice and chicken for your furry friend!
Is your canine companion feeling gloomy? A bath and fresh new haircut may be just what your furry friend needs to turn their frown upside down!
Going on vacation? Looking for a place to board your canine companion? Find out what to look for when boarding your furry friend and how we can help!
Does your canine companion deserve a pick me up? A bath and fresh new haircut may be just what your furry friend needs!
Does your canine companion have a healthy and shiny coat? Find out how often you should be grooming your furry friend and how we can help here!
Traveling and don't know what to do with your canine companion? See how our boarding services, with caring and personal attention, will help put your mind at ease.
Going on vacation? Looking for a place to board your feline friend? Find out what to look for when boarding your furry friend and how we can help!
Exercise and play are critical for you canine companion! Find out why it's so crucial and what kind of play to engage your dog in here!
Did you come home to your canine companion chowing down on chocolate? Find out what signs to look for and what you should do if your dog ingests chocolate!
Cats are nosy creatures, sniffing at anything of interest. Insect stings can spell trouble for your feline friend. Find how what you can do to help!
Keeping your canine companion happy and safe during a walk is very important. Find out some hints to keeping your walk safe and relaxing here!
Dental cleanings are so important for your feline family member. Find out what to expect and what services we offer to help!
Traveling with your feline companion can be tricky. Find out steps you can take to help your cat travel happy and content here!
Is your furry feline scratching? Don't worry it's totally normal behavior. Find out some ways to create a scratching haven for your furry feline friend!
Dental cleanings are so important for your canine companion. Find out what to expect and what services we offer to help!
Your feline family member has a sudden emergency! Do you know what to do? Find out how to handle an emergency situation.
Your canine companion has a sudden emergency! Do you know what to do? Find out how to handle an emergency situation.
We are now offering wellness programs for your furry companions!
Keeping your canine's ears clean is very important. Find out why it's important and what you can do to help!
Vaccinations for your furry friends are very common. However, sometimes they come with some mild side effects. Find out what to look for and when to contact your vet.
Bringing home a new kitten can be an exciting endeavor! Find out what steps to take to make it an easy transition for both you and your new furry friend.
Ear mites can be hard to find, but are highly contagious. Learn what you should do if your furry companion has ear mites.
Do you suspect your canine companion has diabetes? Find out all about testing and monitoring for diabetes in dogs.
Do you suspect your feline friend has diabetes? Find out all about testing and monitoring for diabetes in cats.
Does your furry friend have a food allergy? Find out signs you can look for and how you can treat it.
Does your dog seem stiff lately when walking around? Find out what Osteoarthritis is and how you can help your furry friends be more comfortable.
Is your cat having trouble jumping up things lately? Find out what Osteoarthritis is and how you can help your feline friend be more comfortable.
Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends, and food. However, Thanksgiving is also a time for hidden dangers for your furry friends. Here are some tips for keeping your pets safe during the holiday season.
Find out some ways to make your home cleaner and greener for your pets!
Are your canine's teeth in need of some tender loving care? Learn how to take care of your dog's smile.
Are your feline's teeth in need of some tender loving care? Learn how to take care of your cat's smile.
Do you think your canine companion has an allergy? Find out what kind of allergies dogs can have and how you can treat them.
Do you think your feline friend has an allergy? Find out what kind of allergies cats can have and how you can treat them.
Ticks pose a threat of disease to dogs. Discover more about ticks and how to treat them.
Your feline's footpads are very important. Find out how to take care of them if they get injured.
We had a great time at the open house for Paws Crossed Animal Shelter! Check out all the fun we had!
Hudson Veterinary Hospital's Spa is now open 5 days a week for bathing, brush outs and nail trims! Book one today!