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7 Pointers to Keep Your Indoor Cat Stress Free

Indoor cats are at less risk for outdoor hazards such as car accidents, animal attacks, poisoning, parasites, and infectious diseases, but they still need to express their natural behaviors to stay happy and healthy. Cats are considered self reliant, but they can become stressed if their environment isn’t to their liking. Our American Animal Hospital [...]

5 Back-to-School Tips for Pets

You and your kids may be excited to go back to school, but your pet may feel differently about their daily routine changes. While students are thinking about new school supplies and seeing their friends and teachers, your pet may be lamenting the loss of their long daily walks and constant companionship. Our Dove Mountain [...]

Brachycephalic Pet Problems

Brachycephalic pets have increased in popularity over the past several years because people can’t resist their flat faces and crooked tails, but these breeds can experience numerous health complications. Our American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)-accredited team at Dove Mountain Veterinary wants to offer information about what issues these pets face in case you are considering [...]

A Pet Owner’s Guide to Noise Aversion

Thunderstorms and fireworks are a common occurrence in the summertime, and are also frequent triggers for noise-averse pets. Efforts to manage the condition take time and should be started as soon as possible. Our American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)-accredited team at Dove Mountain Veterinary wants to help by providing information about noise aversion in pets. [...]

Understand Pet Insurance Before You Buy

Our pets like to keep us on our toes, and as pet owners, we need to be prepared for the unexpected. Fortunately, pet health insurance provides a financial safeguard against some of life’s big curveballs, and can provide peace of mind about caring for your pet’s health. Choosing a pet insurance policy that meets your [...]

Heartworm Prevention and Disease FAQS

You’ve probably seen images of heartworms at your veterinarian's office—the ones that look like long spaghetti pieces—but do you know how to ensure your pet doesn’t get a heartworm infection? Our team at Dove Mountain Veterinary is here with everything you need to know about this life-threatening disease, including transmission, pet protection, and next steps [...]

Hacking, Honking, and Wheezing: Why Is My Pet Coughing?

Hack. Snort. Gag. Honk. If you hear your pet making any of these noises, you may wonder about the cause, and whether the issue is serious. While a cough here and there is normally not a problem, a persistent cough, especially paired with other illness signs, requires a trip to your Dove Mountain Veterinary veterinarian. [...]

Behind the Scenes of a Pet Dental Cleaning

You’ve been told your dog or cat needs a dental—but what does that mean? Professional veterinary dental cleanings can mean a lot of different things to a lot of different people, so a clear understanding of what’s involved and what to expect during your pet’s dental cleaning at Dove Mountain Veterinary is important.  Why pet [...]

Holiday Safety—It’s the Most Sensing Time of Year!

Holiday season is the one time of year that we really embrace change—we decorate, and we forget our budgets and our diets. We can also sense the excitement of the coming festivities, because we see the decorations, hear the music, and smell the cooking. Of course, we want our beloved pets to join the celebrations, [...]

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