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Latest News: Dog Care

dog wellness and cat health by Falls Village Vet Hospital in Raleigh NCDogs have been human companions for millennia, and they often become such an integral and loved part of our families. They entertain us, console us, greet us, keep us company, and most of all they love us  unconditionally. Our staff at Falls Village Vet Hospital understands the value or you dog, because most of us have dogs of our own! Dog care is of the utmost importance and we are here to help. See below for informative articles about caring for your dog’s health needs.


 

Did You Know Chip Bags Can Suffocate Dogs?

We’ve all seen the “funny” videos online of animals, often dogs, with their heads inside chip or snack bags. We’re expected to see these as humorous, a dog being silly or...

Posted: March 12, 2021

    How to Introduce a New Pet to Your Family

    Bringing a new four-legged family member home is really exciting! There are so many great times ahead — so much bonding, snuggling, playing, and genuine affection. And if you adopted from a...

    Posted: February 25, 2021

      Do Dogs & Cats Get Cataracts?

      Have you ever noticed that your pet’s eyes are becoming cloudy? Is he or she seems to be bumping into things? It could be due to cataracts. Dogs and cats can develop cataracts just like people!...

      Posted: January 29, 2021

        Too Old for Anesthesia? Why Procrastinating Pet Dental Procedures is Risky

        Anesthesia can be scary for people to imagine their fur kids going through at any age. A common concern, though, is whether or not a dog or cat is too old for anesthesia. While this is a bit of an...

        Posted: January 18, 2021

          Cold Weather Arthritis Pain in Dogs & Cats: How You Can Help

          If you have ever experienced arthritis pain being worse in the winter or before a cold, rainy day, then you know exactly what dogs and cats are feeling this time of year. Or maybe you are...

          Posted: December 30, 2020

            Gifts for Dogs and Cats

            It doesn’t really matter that pets don’t understand the traditions behind gift-giving. Pet lovers know that their furry kids really do enjoy getting something new. It’s a bright...

            Posted: December 16, 2020

              How Does Pet Insurance Work?

              There are lots of things for animal lovers to consider when we choose to have pets as part of our families. Pet insurance is an increasingly popular part of that equation for many people. More than...

              Posted: October 30, 2020

                National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month!

                October has a lot going for it. Cooler weather, the beginning of leaves turning to fiery colors, pumpkin everything, the end of fall allergy season…. It’s also National Adopt a Shelter...

                Posted: October 16, 2020