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  • Heartworm Prevention in Puppies

    Sep 25 2018

    All dogs are exposed to mosquitos that can carry heartworm disease. Heartworm disease is a serious, and potentially fatal, disease that can infect dogs of any age. It is caused…

  • What You Need To Know About Spaying Your Dog

    Sep 25 2018

    What is ovariohysterectomy (spay)? Ovariohysterectomy (spay) is a surgical procedure where a veterinarian removes the entire ovaries and uterus. This causes sterilization of a female dog. There is a procedure…

  • Puppy Preventative Care Guidelines

    Sep 17 2018

    Our veterinarians will work with you to determine what vaccines and preventative care schedule is best for your puppy, based on their age, breed and lifestyle. In general, our hospital follows…

  • Nail Trimming: Tips for Success

    Sep 14 2018

    Nail trimming can be tricky for a lot of pet parents. Some patients still need professional assistance- our veterinarians can help you evaluate your pet’s individual situation and in some…

  • Pet ER: Who You Gonna Call?

    Sep 14 2018

    Your pet’s emergency is a scary time for all involved. Save time and stress by bookmarking this contact information for area emergency services when Brentwood Animal Hospital is closed. Our veterinarians…

  • Puppy Enrichment

    Sep 13 2018

    The new puppy supply checklist can be extensive! From food, crates, bowls, and leashes to the obligatory Halloween costume, new puppies need a lot of stuff! While it’s a lot…

  • Puppy Housetraining

    Sep 13 2018

    Having a new puppy can be so exciting….and so tiring! Housetraining can be an exhausting, but ultimately essential part of puppyhood. In general, avoid negative correction (no more rubbing their…

  • Puppy Socialization

    Sep 13 2018

    Did you know that puppies learn and develop a big part of their adult personality by 16 weeks of age? Their window for accepting and experiencing different stimuli (think strangers,…

  • Positive Reinforcement Trainers: Who We Recommend

    Sep 13 2018

    An important part of the puppy training process, and in some cases, for adult dogs who need a refresher, is finding the right trainer. Being in an urban area, St.…

  • How to Collect a Fecal Sample from Your Pet At Home

    Sep 13 2018

    If your pet has diarrhea, blood in their stool, possible intestinal parasites, or if your pet is having accidents in the house, our veterinarians recommend a fecal sample examination. Your…