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Our Veterinary Technicians: Your Pet’s Compassionate Champion

Loving Family Animal Hospital’s veterinary team wouldn’t be complete without our devoted veterinary technicians. These animal advocates can be seen scurrying around every part of our hospital caring for patients. A veterinary technician is not just someone who loves animals; she is an educated, well-trained, vital part of our veterinary health care team who truly [...]

By |2019-08-20T18:12:24+00:00September 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our Veterinarians: Your Pet’s Health Care Superheroes

Loving Family Animal Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Zachary Osterholz as the newest veterinarian to our medical team. Dr. Osterholz comes to us with a rich history of animal experience, from large farm-animal practice to small pets. While searching for the right person to add to our hospital family, we were reminded of how [...]

By |2019-08-13T21:32:24+00:00August 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Pet owners often don’t understand heartworm disease, its treatment, or how to prevent it, but they don’t always know the questions to ask. The following questions and answers about heartworm disease will help you keep your pet safe from this potentially deadly disease. Why don’t people need heartworm preventives? People can get heartworm disease if [...]

By |2019-05-10T01:29:40+00:00May 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Beyond Medication: Pain Management Techniques for Pets

Has your canine companion slowed down? Does your feline friend wince when you approach? Pain is an unfortunate reality of many age-related conditions, but that doesn’t mean your pet has to live in discomfort. Many pain medications provide only temporary relief. By adding alternative pain management techniques to our arsenal, our veterinary team can do [...]

By |2019-03-20T20:03:38+00:00March 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Does My Pet Need Anesthesia for a Dental Cleaning?

A veterinary dental cleaning is similar to the experience you have when you visit the dentist. Your pet’s teeth will be thoroughly examined, X-rayed, cleaned, and polished. One of the biggest differences, however, is the need for anesthesia during your pet’s dental procedure. Although you may have heard of anesthesia-free dental cleanings, there is no [...]

By |2019-02-14T02:16:16+00:00February 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Does This Collar Make Me Look Fat? How to Help Your Pet Maintain a Healthy Weight

Through a 14-year “Life Span” study performed by Purina, it was discovered that maintaining Labradors at their ideal weights increased their life spans by an average of 15 percent—nearly two years. Simply by feeding these dogs 25 percent fewer calories than their littermates, they enjoyed two more years of happy, healthy memories with their families. [...]

By |2019-02-05T02:52:48+00:00February 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments