Veremedy Pet Hospital Covid-19 Updates

THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE! After 12 weeks of fine-tuning the delivery of Curbside Care for our patients, we have settled into a routine– it’s working, but everything takes longer than it used to with added protocols and cleaning. You have been showing patience and understanding, waiting in your car while we examine, test, and […]

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Your Dog Might Really Miss You!

If you have been home a lot lately and are now preparing to return to a life that involves leaving the house, your dogs might really miss you. Instead of returning to their old normal, they might experience separation anxiety even if they never did before. Here are some tips for dealing with it: Consider […]

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PETS and COVID-19—An UPDATE

The latest headlines note that two cats with mild respiratory signs have tested positive for the virus that causes Covid-19 infections.  On the surface, this breaking news could be concerning, so we want to address it straight away.  Two key points should be remembered: Pets testing positive is a rare event.  While the number of […]

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COVID-19 And Your Pet

Below is some additional information about your pet and the COVID-19 virus. Infectious disease experts and multiple international and domestic human and animal health organizations agree there is no evidence at this point to indicate that pets become ill with COVID-19 or that they spread it to other animals, including people. If you are not […]

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THANKS FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING—CURBSIDE CARE UPDATES!

This post is to give further details to the email sent to our clients, and to follow up a previous email. We would also like to say “Thank You!” to you, our clients.  The reaction to our adoption of the new Curbside Care protocols has been overwhelmingly understanding and supportive.  We are very appreciative of […]

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Salmonella Linked to Pig Ear Dog Treats

Health officials are alerting dog owners to not buy, handle or feed their pet any pig ear treats. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stated that at least 16 owners have become ill from salmonella after handling these treats. Furthermore, they stated that it is not from a single supplier, distributor or common brand […]

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Important Update On Heart Disease Risks Linked To Grain-Free Pet Foods

This is an update to our previous announcements regarding this topic. Veterinary cardiologists have seen a link between an increase in cases of Dilated Cardiomyopathy— a serious form of heart disease in pets— and certain grain-free diets, which have become all the rage and often a marketing ploy by boutique pet food companies. The FDA […]

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Updated Information on the Dangers to Feeding a Grain-Free Diet

We have been receiving numerous replies and requests for further information regarding our notification of the recently discovered link between feeding Grain-Free or “Boutique” or unusual ingredient diets and Dilated Cardiomyopathy heart disease in dogs. (So far no link has been found with grain-free diets in cats.) This is a fairly recent discovery by cardiologists, […]

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2018 Holiday Hours

At this special time of year, we are so grateful for the dedicated team whom we work with, and thankful to all of you, the pet owners of the Upper Valley, who trust us day in and day out to provide the medical care your pet family members need. The entire team at the Veremedy […]

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Dry Dog Food Recall

The FDA has issued recalls on several dry dog foods due to vitamin D toxicity. Through testing, it was found that some dog foods contained excessive and potentially life-threatening amounts of Vitamin D. The recalled dog food brands are mostly small niche brands. Brands like Purina and Hill’s Science Diet, companies with veterinary nutritionists on […]

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