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Is Your Senior Pet Experiencing Cognitive Dysfunction?

Advances in veterinary medicine, improved nutrition, and better home care have resulted in pets living longer. The only downside to this situation is that older pets are more vulnerable to diseases, because their organs gradually function less efficiently, and their immune system declines. Cognitive dysfunction syndrome (CDS) is one of the most troubling age-related disorders [...]

Microchip Your Pet to Help Bring Them Home Again

Every year, numerous pets become lost and, sadly, many never find their way home. Microchipping is an easy, effective, and safe way to help ensure your pet is returned to you should they go missing. Our team at Mill Creek Animal Hospital uses the HomeAgain microchip system, a company that reunites 14,000 pets with their [...]

Down the Hatch—Expert Tips for Medicating Your Pet

The love for our pets drives us to do the best for them. When we fall short, we sometimes think, “What if I look like a bad pet owner?” When your veterinarian tells you your pet requires prescription medication, open up. Tell them the challenges of medicating your pet. Many pet owners have the same [...]

Good Medicine—The Importance of Pet Vaccines

National Immunization Awareness Month does not sound like much to celebrate, especially if you have a fear of needles, but the science and practice of vaccination has revolutionized modern medicine for humans and pets alike. Because pet vaccines have been standardized, you may take your pet’s routine “shots” for granted. Mill Creek Animal Hospital explains [...]

Pet Heat Safety—One Family’s Smart Summer Choices

The Jones family adore their French bulldog, Oscar, and plan to take Oscar on his first annual Jones summer road trip. Mill Creek Animal Hospital invites you to take a seat and ride along as we watch the Jones family make smart summer choices for their beloved Oscar.    The Jones family trip: Before the [...]

Litter Box Success—An Open Letter From Your Dog

Hey, Mom and Dad: This is Ralph, everyone’s favorite Labrador and resident Good Boy. I am writing to you about a personal topic, but not for me—for Eddie the cat. A lot of confusion seems to surround Eddie’s litter box, and he asked me for help. I know—I am shocked, too—but I guess all my [...]

Summer Safety for Pets—Top 10 Do’s and Don’ts

Summer is a busy time. We plan our to-do list all year long, and somehow still miss out on many fun things, because we wake up one day and it’s suddenly September. Where did all that time go? At Mill Creek Animal Hospital, we may not know the answer, but we can help you make [...]

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