Doylestown Veterinary Hospital Blog

Pet Nutrition

Posted on: June 8, 2017

Homemade Dog Treats

Homemade dog treats using fresh fruits and vegetables from the garden or a farmer’s market are healthy snacks your pet will enjoy. When slicing fresh vegetables for a salad, don’t forget your dog. Diced carrots, cucumber slices and green beans are healthy summer treats. Creating a fruit smoothie? Share some banana chunks, apples slices and blueberries with your dog too, Read the full article…

General Health

Posted on: April 11, 2017

protect your dog from lyme disease

Protect Your Dog from Lyme Disease

Why should you protect your dog from Lyme disease now? There’s an explosion in the tick population throughout the Northeast. What’s the big deal?  There is an increase in the numbers of tick-borne diseases and illnesses—such as Lyme disease—being diagnosed in dogs. And Pennsylvania is in the crosshairs. Without preventive measures to protect your pet, Read the full article…

General Health

Posted on: February 6, 2017

Pet Dental Care Is More Than Just Brushing

There’s more to pet dental care than just brushing your dog’s or cat’s teeth. And that’s good news because let’s be honest, do you brush your pet’s teeth every day? Once a week? Ever? It is unfortunate—there’s no magic pill to keep the mouth healthy and the smile bright; regular brushing with pet-specific toothpaste is Read the full article…

General Health

Posted on: January 11, 2017

Caring for a Puppy

Congratulations on your new furry family member! Whether this is your first puppy or you’ve done this before, caring for a puppy includes helping your pet adjust to family life and establishing a foundation of care for a long and healthy life. CARING FOR A PUPPY: VACCINATIONS Vaccinations protect your pets from serious infections and diseases as well Read the full article…