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  • Tips For Bathing Your Dog

Tips For Bathing Your Dog

Tips For Bathing Your Dog It's time for your dog to have a bath time it's just a matter of taking him through a proper bathing technique. If your [...]

Tips For Bathing Your Dog2019-08-08T19:12:41+00:00
  • The dog ate chocolate; now what?

The Dog Ate Chocolate, Now What?

Recently we fielded an emergency phone call from a dog owner. She was worried because when she arrived home from work, she found that her dog had consumed half [...]

The Dog Ate Chocolate, Now What?2019-08-08T19:14:13+00:00

Tick Prevention

At Chantilly Animal Hospital we care about your pet's health. If you have any concerns about your pet and ticks, please schedule an appointment with us today. [...]

Tick Prevention2019-09-10T16:56:19+00:00

Spring Health Tips

Dogs tend to love spring because they get to spend more time outdoors. After being cooped up during the winter it is a joy for them to be able [...]

Spring Health Tips2019-08-08T19:19:05+00:00

Spring Hazards For Your Pets

Spring is just around the corner! Even though it’s exciting to finally see color in our yards, it’s important to be aware of the potential dangers spring plants and fertilizers pose [...]

Spring Hazards For Your Pets2019-08-08T19:20:17+00:00

Reasons to Spay or Neuter Your Pet

Whether you’ve recently adopted a pet or you’re considering it, one of the most important health decisions you’ll make is to spay or neuter your cat or dog. It [...]

Reasons to Spay or Neuter Your Pet2019-08-08T19:24:32+00:00

Pet Owner Best Practices

Chantilly Animal Hospital is here to support you and your pet. If you need help with your pet and its behavior, please consider our behavioral counseling services. [...]

Pet Owner Best Practices2019-09-10T16:57:28+00:00

Parasites and Your Pet

Are you itching to protect your pets from parasites? Did you know? A single flea can drink 15 times its weight in blood each day You can buy 11 years of heartworm prevention [...]

Parasites and Your Pet2019-08-08T19:28:47+00:00

Oral Care For Your Pet

There are more benefits to a healthy smile than looking good and smelling fresh. Regular brushing can help prevent disease, infection, and tooth loss. All of these benefits are [...]

Oral Care For Your Pet2019-08-08T19:29:45+00:00

Keep Your Pets Safe on Halloween

Halloween can be a fun time for families and their pets. However, if safety precautions aren’t taken, it can also be a dangerous time for our four-legged animals. Here [...]

Keep Your Pets Safe on Halloween2019-08-08T19:33:35+00:00

Its Your Home

The good news is that most puppies can be trained by four to six months of age. Here’s how to do Potty Train Your Puppy: Create a daily feeding [...]

Its Your Home2019-08-08T19:34:32+00:00

How To Puppy Proof Your Home

Exploring the new surroundings of your home is one of the first things your new puppy will do when he arrives. When you see your home through his eyes, [...]

How To Puppy Proof Your Home2019-08-08T19:39:27+00:00

How to keep your dog healthy

In the last 50 years or so, the health of domestic dogs has declined dramatically. Dogs are getting serious diseases at younger ages and are living shorter lives. Clearly [...]

How to keep your dog healthy2019-08-08T19:11:02+00:00

Guidelines For Dog Training

No matter what you’re trying to teach your dog, from housetraining to “heel,” there are a few basic guidelines that will make the process go easier: Be consistent Use [...]

Guidelines For Dog Training2019-08-08T19:42:50+00:00

Giving Medications at Home

At Chantilly Animal Hospital, we do our best to explain to you how to give your pet medication at home. If you have any questions or need some pointers, [...]

Giving Medications at Home2019-09-10T16:58:00+00:00

Four Steps to a Healthy Adult Dog

How to make sure your dog attains his ideal weight and maintains a healthy weight for life. Track your dog’s weight Losing weight can propel your dog toward better [...]

Four Steps to a Healthy Adult Dog2019-08-08T19:46:01+00:00

Foods You Should Never Feed Your Cat

Some food that your cat should never eat: Raw Fish Human-grade sushi is generally safe for people, but it can cause gastrointestinal upset in cats, There is thiaminase in [...]

Foods You Should Never Feed Your Cat2019-08-08T19:47:50+00:00

Fall Is Here, Is Your Dog Ready?

Fall has arrived, and that means colder weather is just around the corner. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) has issued several tips to [...]

Fall Is Here, Is Your Dog Ready?2019-08-08T19:51:31+00:00

Chocolate Toxicity in Cats?

Cats, and especially kittens, are known for eating things they are not supposed to. This can be a dangerous combination when there is chocolate around. Chocolate is derived from [...]

Chocolate Toxicity in Cats?2019-08-08T20:03:26+00:00

Caring for your pet

Being a responsible pet owner is understanding what your pet needs and also being aware of what your responsibilities are to the community. Following are some basic rules for [...]

Caring for your pet2019-08-08T20:09:23+00:00

Caring for an Adopted Pet

You have adopted a new pet…congratulations! Get your new pet started off on the right paw with these basic behavioral and health care pointers: Be gentle and patient Animals [...]

Caring for an Adopted Pet2019-08-08T20:10:33+00:00

Active Indoor Cat

Chantilly Animal Hospital supports you and your active indoor cat. Keep your cat healthy with our wellness program.

Active Indoor Cat2019-09-10T16:58:50+00:00

Allergies in Dogs

Do you think your canine companion has an allergy? Find out what kind of allergies dogs can have and how you can treat them. What is an allergy? An allergy is a state of over-reactivity [...]

Allergies in Dogs2019-07-31T19:55:13+00:00

Dog Nail Trimming

At Chantilly Animal Hospital, we care about you and your dog. If you are not comfortable trimming your dog's nails, please make an appointment with our grooming service. [...]

Dog Nail Trimming2019-09-10T16:59:40+00:00

Summer Heat Risks

Chantilly Animal Hospital cares about the health of your pets. If you have any concerns about your pet and the summer heat, please make an appointment today. [...]

Summer Heat Risks2019-09-10T17:00:27+00:00

Cat Nail Trimming

At Chantilly Animal Hospital, we care about you and your cat. If you are not comfortable trimming your cat's nails, please make an appointment with our grooming service. [...]

Cat Nail Trimming2019-09-10T17:01:05+00:00

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

At Hudson Veterinary Hospital Pet Resort and Spa, we care about the happiness of your dog. If you think your dog may have separation anxiety, please make an appointment [...]

Separation Anxiety in Dogs2019-09-10T17:01:46+00:00

Year-Round Heartworm Prevention

At Chantilly Animal Hospital, we focus on proactive and preventive care for your pet. Please schedule an appointment with our wellness services, to keep your pet at optimum health. [...]

Year-Round Heartworm Prevention2019-09-10T17:02:24+00:00

Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in Dogs and Cats

Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) happens when the pancreas is unable to produce enzymes that help with digestion. Both dogs and cats are susceptible to the condition and often experience diarrhea, weight [...]

Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in Dogs and Cats2019-07-31T19:56:03+00:00

5 Keys to Decoding Your Cat’s Body Language

Feline communication is largely nonverbal, although from time to time cats may use special noises — like howls, chirps, growls, hisses and meows — to get their point across. In various [...]

5 Keys to Decoding Your Cat’s Body Language2019-07-31T19:55:10+00:00

Motion Sickness in Dogs

A car ride! A car ride! A car ride! For most dogs it’s the greatest thing since the cookie. But a dog can get motion sickness just like people do, which [...]

Motion Sickness in Dogs2019-07-31T19:56:48+00:00

Corneal Ulcers

The clear front covering of the eye, known as the cornea, is a delicate structure. As such, corneal ulcers can result from trauma to the eye or one of [...]

Corneal Ulcers2019-07-31T19:55:42+00:00

Dog Swimming Safety Tips

They didn't coin the term "doggy paddle" because canines stay on shore. Many dogs enjoy swimming as much as people do, and cool times in the local swimming spot are [...]

Dog Swimming Safety Tips2019-07-31T19:55:48+00:00

Wellness Testing

At Hudson Veterinary Hospital Pet Resort and Spa we care about your pet's wellness. Please check out our wellness programs for your special family member.

Wellness Testing2019-07-31T19:57:26+00:00

Why Don’t Cats Come When Called?

It is relatively easy to train a dog to come to you when you call his name, but cats, as usual, are a different story. What is the difference? The evolutionary records show that dogs [...]

Why Don’t Cats Come When Called?2019-07-31T19:57:27+00:00

Declaw Surgery for Cats

Scratching is a natural cat behavior, but it can be destructive in a household. Declaw surgery generally involves the removal of all or a portion of the last bone in each [...]

Declaw Surgery for Cats2019-07-31T19:55:43+00:00

Periodontal Disease

At Chantilly Animal Hospital, we care about the dental health of your pet. Please check out our Dental Services to support your pet's dental health.

Periodontal Disease2019-09-10T17:03:38+00:00

Atopy – An Allergic Skin Reaction

You want your pet to look good and feel good. But if he’s suffering from atopy — an allergic skin reaction – neither is the case. The itching can make [...]

Atopy – An Allergic Skin Reaction2019-07-31T19:55:15+00:00

Top 10 Warning Signs of Cancer in Pets

Some of these signs, such as weight loss and bad breath, may be indicative of cancer or they may signify other health problems. Regardless, they should always prompt a discussion with your [...]

Top 10 Warning Signs of Cancer in Pets2019-07-31T19:57:11+00:00

Feline Pneumonia: What you need to know

​​​​Is your cat coughing, wheezing and producing nasty-looking snot from her nose? It’s not a run-of-the-mill cold as we might think of it. Cats can be prone to respiratory [...]

Feline Pneumonia: What you need to know2019-07-31T19:56:06+00:00

Keeping Your Pet at a Healthy Weight

A roly-poly puppy or chubby kitten might look cute, but carrying extra fat can endanger your pet’s health. Here’s how to keep your pet’s weight in check. Why You Should Watch [...]

Keeping Your Pet at a Healthy Weight2019-07-31T19:56:30+00:00

Be Aware of Holiday Hazards for Your Pet

Being aware of potential hazards for your pet during the holiday season is important for their health and your peace of mind. Check out this video for more information! [...]

Be Aware of Holiday Hazards for Your Pet2019-09-10T17:04:20+00:00

Microchipping Your Pet

Microchipping your pet will make a big difference if they wander out of your yard or get lost for any other reason.  Check out our services for more information. [...]

Microchipping Your Pet2019-07-31T19:56:48+00:00

Why Grooming Your Dog Is Great for His Health

Contrary to what pet salons advertise, dog grooming isn't a canine luxury. It's a necessity, and it doesn't have to break the bank.  Make your appointment today. Keeping your pet well [...]

Why Grooming Your Dog Is Great for His Health2019-07-31T19:57:27+00:00

Understanding Why Your Dog Barks

A dog can bark for many reasons — to defend his territory, signal a stranger, get attention, say hello, express discomfort or frustration, and more. Understanding why a dog [...]

Understanding Why Your Dog Barks2019-07-31T19:57:24+00:00

How To Give Your Cat Liquid Medicine

Giving a cat his medicine is rarely easy, but knowing the proper procedure and what to expect can make the process more pleasant—for you and your cat. Find out more [...]

How To Give Your Cat Liquid Medicine2019-07-31T19:56:25+00:00

Keeping Your Pup In Good Shape

Regular exercise can have a tremendous impact on your pups overall well-being! Find out how we can help here! Daily walks, jogs, or play sessions can pay huge dividends [...]

Keeping Your Pup In Good Shape2019-07-31T19:56:45+00:00

Dog Vaccine Recommendations

“What vaccines should my dog get?” This is a question veterinarian’s hear on a fairly regular basis. Find out how we can help! Because of advances in science and [...]

Dog Vaccine Recommendations2019-07-31T19:55:48+00:00

Grooming Your Cat

Keeping your cat's haircoat healthy is very important. Find out how you should groom your cat and how we can help! Regular brushing can help keep your cat’s skin and [...]

Grooming Your Cat2019-07-31T19:56:11+00:00