172015Feb

Healthy Teeth, Happy Pets!

February is National Dental Health Month! How long has it been since your pets last dental cleaning? Dental disease is the most common clinical condition seen in pets and usually you start to see signs by age 3. Dental hygiene is very important to your pets overall health as dental disease not only affects the…

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112014Sep

What makes your pet itch?

One of the most common medical complaints we see pets for is itching. Does your pet chew their feet? Do we see your pet every few months for ear infections? Does your pet experience seasonal hair loss? If you answer yes to any of these questions, your pet might have allergies and we may have…

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112014Sep

Blocked or Not Blocked? That is the question….

Is your male cat making frequent trips to the box with no results? Maybe he is agitated, lethargic and vocalizing more than usual, these are some of the signs you may see if your cat has a urethral obstruction. Some other signs are a large and hard bladder, blood in the urine, increased odor of…

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92014Sep

Inappropriate Feline Elimination- Don’t Let It Be Fatal

The most common behavior problem of cats is inappropriate elimination. It is the cause of owners taking drastic measures including banning the cat to the outdoors, abandonment, surrender to a shelter, and euthanasia. Most inappropriate elimination is driven by a behavior disorder, however here is almost always something that initiates the problem. Sometimes it begins…

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122013Jul

And The Thunder Rolls…

It’s summer time, and with that comes the much dreaded thunderstorm for some pet owners. Having a dog or cat with a thunderstorm phobia can be very stressful time for you and your pet. Well worry no more! The Veterinary Center of Hudson has a solution for you. We carry a product called the “ThunderShirt”…

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212013Jun

My dog ate what?!?

Gastrointestinal foreign bodies are a common finding over the past 6 months here at VCH! We have seen it all from rocks, to underwear, to a kitchen towel! If you suspect your pet has eaten something they shouldn’t have, or you know for a fact they ate something, please call us right away! As an…

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