We have all heard about heartworm tests but what about tick tests? What is this new 4dx that we keep hearing about? We have the answers! what is a heartworm test? Heartworm tests are commonplace to hear about but how often do we really talk about it? It is high time we do. Heartworms come … Continue reading HEARTWORM TEST VS 4DX: WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE?
vet bills can be scary but we are here to help We are all pet parents here. From Doc Boomer and his horde of seven pets to Jasper, our clinic cat. As much as we want to do what is absolutely best for our furry friends, but cannot skip paying the electric bill either. SMAH … Continue reading WELLNESS PACKAGES
We understand that pet emergencies are rarely on your schedule ahead of time. We offer same-day walk-ins just for these cases. OUR URGENT CARE SERVICES We are a fully-equipped animal hospital. If they need most emergency diagnostics, we have them covered: X-raysUltrasounds Surgical servicesIn-house bloodworkIsolation rooms In-house, same-day pharmacy WHAT TO EXPECT To prepare for … Continue reading WALK-INS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!!
Pets are very commonly scared of fireworks, just like babies. From their perspective, there a lot of very loud sounds & bright lights. They are not familiar with these sounds & lights, thus anxiety occurs. We are here to help them stay calm and enjoy the festivities with us! How do I know if my … Continue reading DOG SCARED OF FIREWORKS, SEND HELP!
TODAY IS THE DAY TO REMEMBER THOSE WHO PAID THE ULTIMATE PRICE FOR OUR FREEDOM. We here, at South Memorial Animal Hospital, have a very special respect for those who have served in our armed forces & especially those who have fallen. Many of our family, friends, and even Doc Boomer himself, have served and … Continue reading MEMORIAL DAY: HONORING OUR HEROES
As the temperature goes up, so does the risk of heatstroke to us... AND OUR PETS! If I wore a fur coat in the summer, I would get too hot too! Here is a quick guide to protecting your pets from heat exhaustion this summer. what is heat stroke? Heat stroke (aka overheating or heat … Continue reading HOW TO BEAT THE HEAT
As Winter starts to melt away, all the flowers & grass start to wake back up. Warmer weather ushers in Spring! And we all know that Spring ushers in “twitterpated” pets and the puppies & kittens that come next. We have put together a quick guide on what to do when your pet comes home … Continue reading SPRING TIME = PUPPY TIME
We all know that not all children walk or crawl on two legs… some have FOUR! Saturday, May 14th is National Dog Mom Day! This is the day we take to celebrate all those wonderful moms that vacuum up the shedding, wipe the muddy paw prints on their pants, & dodge the slobbery kisses. So … Continue reading HAPPY DOG MOM DAY
In honor of National Pet Disaster Preparedness Day, we have put together a how-to guide for making a pet first aid kit! We also cover emergency financial assistance, quick tips, pet insurance, & more!
This week, May 1-7, is National Pet Week®, which is dedicated to celebrating the more than 200 million pets that enrich our lives each and every day. Find out how you can celebrate your pets – and make sure they're getting the veterinary care they need – by visiting avma.org/PetWeek. Sunday: Choose Well, Commit for … Continue reading IT IS NATIONAL PET WEEK!