Spring has sprung and parasites are lurking everywhere looking for a host. Heartworm disease is the most dangerous parasite for dogs in our area. This deadly disease is spread by mosquitoes and can be a silent killer. Please schedule and appointment today to have your dog tested and get started on a monthly heartworm preventative.
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The clinic will be closed the week of April 14th through the 20th. We will reopen Monday the 21st at 7:30am. If you have an after hours emergency please call the Emergency Animal Clinic of Topeka at 272-2926. Kansas State University is open 24 hours for emergency care. 785-532-5690. Thank You.
March will hopefully bring warmer temperatures and signs of Spring. We will be starting new hours in March. Monday — Friday 7:30am to 5:30pm
It’s that time of year when pets and skunks cross paths. Typically, this experience only smells bad but in some cases the skunk spray can make your pet sick. Therefore, bathing your pet is the first step to helping them. The following “skunk formula” works well and most people have the necessary ingredients in the […]
13 animal emergencies that should receive immediate veterinary consultation and/or care Severe bleeding or bleeding that doesn’t stop within 5 minutes Choking, difficulty breathing or nonstop coughing and gagging Bleeding from nose, mouth, rectum, coughing up blood, or blood in urine Inability to urinate or pass feces (stool), or obvious pain associated with urinating or […]
7 things you should know in case of an emergency with your pet If you have an animal emergency, contact your veterinarian or emergency veterinary clinic immediately.If you suspect or know that your pet has eaten or been exposed to a toxic substance or product, contact your veterinarian, emergency veterinary clinic, or the ASPCA Animal […]