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The Proven Benefits of Animal Companionship

The saying “man’s best friend” may refer to a pet like a dog, but it can hold much more meaning. Many humans and their dogs have an unbreakable bond, and this saying can stretch well beyond dogs and include all types of pets. Whether you have a dog, cat, bird, fish, horse, etc., there are […]

By |September 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Summer Grooming Tips For Your Dog

If you live in the North Carolina, or any part of the Southeast for that matter, it can stay pretty warm even past Labor Day. For humans, this means more beach trips, outdoor activities like hikes, and concerts that stretch into September. For dogs, it can mean continual heat, hot surfaces to walk on, and […]

By |August 7th, 2018|Healthy Habits, Seasonal News|

The Best Dog Breeds, According to Your Lifestyle

No human is alike. We all have unique personality traits that define who we are. With that being said, dogs are the same way, as there are many unique personalities for different dog breeds. Whatever your lifestyle may be, there is a dog breed that can complement your character.  Check out the below lifestyles and […]

By |July 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Importance of Bi-Annual Exams for your Pet

Some pet owners in the Triangle put off getting regular physical exams for themselves, so it’s no surprise that they may have this same complacent attitude when it comes to how often they take their pets in for exams. However, the importance of bi-annual exams for your furry friend cannot be overstated.

Consider the fact that […]

By |June 10th, 2018|Healthy Habits|

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 |May 15th, 2018|Updates|

Helping Your Pet Cope with Seasonal Allergies

Spring is in the air—literally. You might not see it, but you can certainly feel it. Pollen, the biggest culprit of the allergy season, comes alive at this time of the year. It blows around on a breeze, hailing from the many trees and grasses that surround our beautiful state. And if you’re like many […]

By |April 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Having a Baby? How to Make the Transition Smooth for your Pet

Introducing a new baby to your fur baby can bring up some uncertain feelings. What if they don’t get along? What if your pet gets aggressive or scared or jealous? What if your child does? Doing a little preparation beforehand can go a long way to smoothing this transition. Here are some steps you can […]

By |March 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

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 |February 19th, 2018|Updates|

Meet Our Newest Doctor: Dr. Katharine Holder, DVM Veterinarian

Dogwood Veterinary Hospital and Pet Resort would like to introduce you to the newest member of our team – Dr. Katharine Holder, DVM veterinarian.

Dr. Holder joins Dr. Linda Sands and Dr. Michelle Pineda as the doctors on staff at Dogwood for all of your furry friends’ medical needs.

Dr. Holder grew up in the mountains of […]

By |January 22nd, 2018|Updates|

First Aid for Your Pets

Nobody ever wants a loved one to experience a medical emergency. This is true whether they are our friends, our family members or our pets. But, when our pets are exposed to dangerous situations and need urgent help, we often are more confused on how to help them than we are with fellow humans. If […]

By |December 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|