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A Pet Owner’s Guide to COVID-19

As worry over the new coronavirus (i.e., COVID-19) spreads, along with the disease itself, you are likely trying to sort through misinformation and inaccurate reports of how COVID-19 is transmitted, whether your pet is at risk, or if your pet can infect you. Read our pet owner’s guide to COVID-19 to clear up any confusion [...]

By |2020-03-21T02:54:13+00:00March 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Price of Love: Is Pet Insurance Worth It?

Imagine this scenario: Your new puppy, who you brought home only last week, destroyed her fluffy bed, eating large chunks of the memory foam mattress. When she could not keep anything down, you realized she was not going to pass her bedding, and she needed emergency treatment for her vomiting. At the emergency veterinary hospital, [...]

By |2020-03-12T02:29:38+00:00March 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

8 Simple Ways to Keep Your Pet Healthy

While most New Year’s resolutions have fizzled out by now, it’s never too late to make a promise to your pet. Vow to keep your best friend in optimal health all year long to ensure you can enjoy many more happy and healthy years together. To help your furry pal stay healthy, we’ve listed eight [...]

By |2020-02-18T23:03:05+00:00February 18th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lessons from Howl-O-Ween Safety School for Pets

Nothing says fall is officially here like the parade of little ghosts and goblins asking the timeless question, “Trick or treat,” but Halloween can be a spooky time for four-legged monsters. Plenty of potentially dangerous situations for pets lurk in the shadows during the Halloween season, so we’re dressing up as teachers and sending you [...]

By |2019-10-10T18:48:59+00:00October 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Arthritis in Pets: A Joint Affair

Osteoarthritis, also known as arthritis or degenerative joint disease, is a condition that refers to the degradation of the cartilage in a joint. Cartilage is the protective layer that covers all the bones in a joint, and keeps things moving softly and comfortably. Unfortunately, arthritis is a common and painful disease in domestic dogs and [...]

By |2019-09-04T03:44:52+00:00September 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Deciphering Dog Body Language

Like their human counterparts, dogs experience a range of emotions. They can change from happy and stress-free, to anxious, fearful, and aggressive, depending on the situation. Pet owners must understand these changes, and, more importantly, how these emotions translate into a dog’s body language. Since dogs are unable to communicate vocally, we must rely on [...]

By |2019-08-27T17:29:45+00:00August 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pets and Heat: The Do’s and Don’ts

Many see the summer heat as a source of fun and entertainment. However, for pets, the hot weather can be deadly if precautions aren’t taken. The increased temperature, and the increased population of fleas, ticks, and mosquitoes that accompany it, can spell trouble for your furry friend. Holland Lake Animal Hospital wants to help you [...]

By |2019-07-16T21:48:44+00:00July 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments