Doylestown Veterinary Hospital Blog

General Health

Posted on: August 3, 2017

getting the cat to the vet

How to Get Your Cat to the Vet Office

Why should my cat see a veterinarian for a check up and, more importantly, how am I going to get my stubborn cat to the vet office?  Every cat owner knows their feline can be fiercely independent, usually not requiring—or wanting—the daily care and attention that a dog desires. However, that does not mean that Read the full article…


Posted on: June 7, 2016

Healthy Homemade Dog Treats

Healthy homemade dog treats are easy to make. These recipes include natural ingredients and are wheat-free for dogs with a food allergy. Proper nutrition and weight management are important for your dog’s overall health. Please consult your veterinarian if you have questions about what you should feed your dog. Baked biscuits are great any time Read the full article…


Posted on: February 29, 2016

protect your dog from ticks

Bad Bugs: Dark Secrets of an Opportunistic Swarm

An early spring is great news for a villainous group of bad bugs just waiting to unleash their evil powers on unsuspecting pets. The best weapons of defense against these parasitic bad bugs are a protector’s knowledge and a veterinary champion to help our superhero dogs fend off attacks. Who are these bad bugs? What Read the full article…


Posted on: June 1, 2015

Fostering Kittens Saves Lives

By guest blogger Alison Levine, Director of Communications, Bucks County SPCA Why foster kittens? Every spring and summer, hundreds of kittens arrive at our shelter doors. We refer to this as “kitten season.” We place kittens under 10 weeks of age in foster care, where they can learn about living with a family, and their Read the full article…