7 09, 2017

Breed of the Month: The Boxer, a Lovable Family Dog

By | 2017-09-13T17:02:55+00:00 September 7th, 2017|

Personality: Fun-loving, bright, active and loyal Energy Level: Very Active; Boxers are strong, quick, busy dogs who need plenty of exercise; they enjoy challenges, both physical and mental Good with Children: Yes Good with other Dogs: With Supervision Shedding: Seasonal Grooming: Occasional Trainability: Responds Well Height: 23-25 inches (male), 21.5-23.5 inches (female) Weight: 65-80 pounds (male), females are about 15 pounds less than male [...]

3 09, 2017

25 Cool Dog Facts by Petfinder

By | 2017-09-13T17:00:00+00:00 September 3rd, 2017|

Is it a duck…or a dog? The Newfoundland breed has a water resistant coat and webbed feet. This dog was originally bred to help haul nets for fishermen and rescuing people at risk of drowning. It pays to be a lap dog. Three dogs (from First Class cabins!) survived the sinking of the Titanic – two Pomeranians and one Pekingese. Source: Vetstreet [...]

29 08, 2017

25 Interesting Cat Facts

By | 2017-09-13T16:55:54+00:00 August 29th, 2017|

Cats make about 100 different sounds while dogs only make 10. Humans and cats both have identical regions of the brain that are responsible for emotion. Most female cats are right pawed while most male cats are left pawed. While it is thought by most that the ancient Egyptians were the first to domesticate cats, [...]

27 08, 2017

Summer Vacation with your Pup!

By | 2017-09-13T16:52:17+00:00 August 27th, 2017|

Summer vacations are the best part about the summer!  As you prepare for your Labor Day plans  if your planning on bringing your furry friend there are a few things you should do ensure everything goes smoothly for both you and them.   Some things to consider BEFORE you head on your summer vacation: Is your destination [...]

25 08, 2017

Parvovirus, Its Deadly!

By | 2017-09-13T16:39:16+00:00 August 25th, 2017|

What are the clinical signs of parvo? The clinical signs and symptoms of CPV disease can vary, but generally they include severe vomiting and diarrhea. The diarrhea often has a very strong smell, may contain lots of mucus and may or may not contain blood. Additionally, affected dogs often exhibit a lack of appetite, marked [...]

22 08, 2017

Bladder Stones in Dogs: Part 1 of 2

By | 2017-08-24T17:06:33+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|

What is a Bladder Stone? Bladder stones (uroliths or cystic calculi) are rock-like formations of minerals that develop in the bladder. There may be a large, single stone or several stones that range in size from sand-like to gravel. It is common for a mixture of both small and large stones to be present. They [...]

9 08, 2017

Fuzzy Butts Rescue: Come Adopt a Dog on August 20th, 2017 at Meadowlands Veterinary Hospital from 11am-3pm

By | 2017-08-24T17:02:35+00:00 August 9th, 2017|

SHELTER of the Month: Meet Jewels: She is a 1 year old, spayed female.  She is a little timid at first but very sweet once she trusts you.  She loves her brother Moose, kids and other dogs.  She is waiting to comfort and love in her forever family.  She still needs a little work and [...]