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Halloween Pet Safety Tips

October 5th, 2017|0 Comments

As much as we like to think of our pets as our little children, being of different species we do enjoy and experience things differently. Halloween is one time of year that this becomes very […]

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What Pet Owners Need To Know About Intestinal Parasites

September 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Intestinal worms are parasites that can affect your pets. Many of them evade notice by feeding quietly from nutrients in the animal’s digestive tract without causing illness. Even if the parasites are not making your […]

Pets and Lyme Disease

August 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Lyme disease is familiar to people as a tick-borne illness that starts with a ringed rash and can lead to a complicated and painful infection. Because it starts with the telltale rash, it is often […]

Best Breeds for Family Dog

July 25th, 2017|0 Comments

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 […]

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Why Vaccinate Your Pet?

June 30th, 2017|0 Comments

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 […]

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Does My Pet Have Allergies? Summer in Chapel Hill

May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Something that many Chapel Hill area pet owners never consider about their pet’s health is whether they may have allergies. It shouldn’t be surprising to us that dogs and cats might have similar issues in […]

Training Puppies and Kittens — Chapel Hill Pets

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

There is almost nothing better in life than getting a new furry family member. While you are likely ecstatic to have your little friend in your home, there are of course some difficulties in the […]

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SPECIAL: Glamour Shots For Your Dogs Dating Profile

April 1st, 2017|0 Comments

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. […]

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Finding a Good Dog Breeder near Chapel Hill

February 27th, 2017|0 Comments

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 […]

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Introducing New Pets to Your Existing Pets

February 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

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 […]

Importance of Heartworm, Flea and Tick Prevention Even in Winter

January 24th, 2017|0 Comments

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 […]

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The Myth About Grain Free Foods

November 4th, 2016|0 Comments

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 […]

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Everything you need to know about heartworms

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

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 […]

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

September 6th, 2016|0 Comments

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 […]

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Why Boarding Your Dog Beats A Sitter

August 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

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 […]

How Hot Is Too Hot For Your Dog

July 20th, 2016|0 Comments

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 […]

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TOUR: See Our Comfy Vet & Boarding Facility

June 15th, 2016|0 Comments

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 […]

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Laser Therapy and Your Pets

May 9th, 2016|0 Comments

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 […]