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What To Do When Your Pet is Afraid of Fireworks

December 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

New Year’s Eve is arguably one of the most memorable holidays in the United States – it is the time of new beginnings after all. From cookouts, to parties, to fireworks, New Year’s Eve is […]

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Treats Your Pet Should Stay Away from This Holiday Season

November 8th, 2018|0 Comments

The holiday season means that there are dozens of delicious treats in your near future. This time of the year always brings an excess amount of celebratory food into your life, which means that your […]

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5 Signs Your Pet Might Be Sick

October 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Your pets oftentime play a pivotal role in your family’s day-to-day life. Whether you have a dog, cat, bird, or hamster, humans form a connection with pets that creates a bond for life. Animals look […]

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The Proven Benefits of Animal Companionship

September 11th, 2018|0 Comments

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 […]

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Summer Grooming Tips For Your Dog

August 7th, 2018|0 Comments

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 […]

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The Best Dog Breeds, According to Your Lifestyle

July 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

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 […]

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The Importance of Bi-Annual Exams for your Pet

June 10th, 2018|0 Comments

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 […]

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How to Know When Laser Therapy is Right for Your Pet

May 15th, 2018|0 Comments

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 […]

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Helping Your Pet Cope with Seasonal Allergies

April 10th, 2018|0 Comments

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 […]

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

March 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

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? […]

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Coping with an Aggressive Cat

February 19th, 2018|0 Comments

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 […]

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

January 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

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 […]

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First Aid for Your Pets

December 1st, 2017|0 Comments

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 […]

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The Benefits of Exercising Your Pets

November 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Our culture is becoming more and more health conscious. People are realizing the benefits of exercising and eating right and are taking the initiative to make better choices for themselves. Raleigh was even named one […]

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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 […]