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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 |February 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 |February 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 |January 24th, 2017|Seasonal News, Updates|

The Myth About Grain Free Foods

With gluten-free and grain free diets the new fad among humans these days, that trend has started to spill over into the animal kingdom as well. Many pet owners might be asking if grain free diets are a smart idea for their pet, let’s take a look:

Get The Facts

Grains provide quality protein for pet diets […]

By |November 4th, 2016|Updates|

Everything you need to know about heartworms

If you’ve taken your dog to the vet recently then you’ve probably had the heartworm disease conversation. While heartworm disease is easily preventable, some animals still have the unfortunate occurrence of contracting this disease. Preventative medicine is very affordable and available for pet owners, yet we still see a high spike in heartworm cases each […]

By |October 11th, 2016|Seasonal News, Updates|

Your Dog’s Next Stay Should Be Approved by the AAHA

It has a nice ring to it doesn’t it? Your dog’s next stay should be approved by the AAHA. While the rhyme wasn’t intended, the importance was. You might be asking yourself, what is the AAHA? Yes, it may sound like the sound you make when you finally figure out what AAHA actually stands for, […]

By |September 6th, 2016|Updates|

Why Boarding Your Dog Beats A Sitter

Summer is a time where most of us are travelling or taking that much needed vacation. While most of us can’t wait to get to relaxing on the sand beaches or wherever the summer takes you, there is the looming worry of making sure your pet companion is taken care of while you’re away. Unfortunately […]

By |August 2nd, 2016|Updates|

How Hot Is Too Hot For Your Dog

When we think of our pets, we know that they love to play and be outside, for the most part. Playing with your dog and providing him or her with proper exercise is vital to a dog’s health and happiness. But as we get into the summer months, did you know that your dog could […]

By |July 20th, 2016|Seasonal News|

TOUR: See Our Comfy Vet & Boarding Facility

If you’re looking for the best in care for your furry friend then look no further than Dogwood Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort in Chapel Hill.  We are a dedicated team of pet lovers who can make sure that when your cat or dog is in need of a comfy stay, a good grooming session […]

By |June 15th, 2016|Updates|

Laser Therapy and Your Pets

Laser therapy for dogs, cats and other animals or pets is a medical treatment that uses focused light to interact with living tissue, and we can perform it right here at our veterinary hospital in Chapel Hill. Laser light is a special kind of light that is adjusted to specific wavelengths, unlike most light sources. […]

By |May 9th, 2016|Seasonal News, Updates|