How to Know When Laser Therapy is Right for Your Pet

Just like their humans, pets can suffer from injury, old age, and other ailments associated with being a living, breathing thing in this world. For these reasons, Dogwood Veterinary Hospital has expert doctors who can administer Companion Laser Therapy to your pet. Companion Laser Therapy is a holistic, non-invasive treatment that can help your tail-wagger [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00May 15th, 2018|Updates|

Coping with an Aggressive Cat

Imagine this scenario. You’re dozing peacefully. The soft sound of the ceiling fan lulls you. As you gently shift positions, your silent slumber comes to an abrupt halt by two fangs, ten blades and the frantic shriek of a thousand cawing crows. Your bed sheets are in shambles. Your calf is on fire. And it’s [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00February 19th, 2018|Updates|

Best Breeds for Family Dog

Having a dog is a priceless addition to a family. Kids learn many lessons, like responsibility and compassion, from having a furry companion around. Concerns should not be overblown, but there are a few areas parents should consider before bringing a pet home. So, what issues should parents think about and which dogs are best [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00July 25th, 2017|Seasonal News, Updates|

Why Vaccinate Your Pet?

There has been a lot of recent buzz on vaccines. Some are trying to muddy the waters around this life-saving procedure and suggest it actually does more harm than good. Thankfully, there is no evidence to suggest you or your pets should avoid vaccines. On the contrary, vaccines have been shown to save countless millions [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00June 30th, 2017|Seasonal News, Updates|

SPECIAL: Glamour Shots For Your Dogs Dating Profile

The weather is warming in Chapel Hill, the sun is staying up longer and longer, and puppy love is in the air. If you haven’t started updating your dog’s dating profile, now is the time. To give him the best chance for a spring fling, he’ll need his best friend playing wingman. When all the [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00April 1st, 2017|Seasonal News, Updates|

Finding a Good Dog Breeder near Chapel Hill

One of the most important decisions you’ll make in your life, and I don’t think it’s an exaggeration, is which dog you want to bring into your home. This dog will share your home, share your bed and will be around your friends, family and children. Many people decide to find a dog through a [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:09-05:00February 27th, 2017|Seasonal News, Updates|

Introducing New Pets to Your Existing Pets

Our pets are our family members, and just like introducing any new family member, it can be hard to tell how the others will react. With children you have nine months to prepare them but your pets often just get another animal dropped into their environment. And as territorial beings, they do consider it theirs. [...]

By |2017-02-23T17:10:33-05:00February 23rd, 2017|Seasonal News, Updates|

Importance of Heartworm, Flea and Tick Prevention Even in Winter

The winter here in North Carolina is in full-swing, so that means all those fleas, ticks and mosquitoes that have been threatening our pets’ health are now dead. That means we can all put away the flea, tick and heartworm prevention medications until the weather warms up. Right? Actually, sadly that is not the case. [...]

By |2017-01-24T15:17:44-05:00January 24th, 2017|Seasonal News, Updates|