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Human Coronavirus

By |2020-03-26T18:28:23+00:00March 19th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Human Coronavirus (COVID-19) Measures Please read this important message from our Hospital Director Dr. Jenna Cooper: At Banderas Pet Hospital we always strive to provide personalized, family first veterinary medicine.  Our focus currently is to ensure that our patients, their owners and our staff are all kept healthy during this time. While [...]

Achoo! A Guide for your Pet’s Allergies

By |2017-07-04T23:12:29+00:00March 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Have you noticed your pet sneezing more lately? With spring here and the weather getting warmer, you may find that your pet starts showing signs of allergies. Pollen in the air is usually associated with allergies in humans, however pet allergies are very common and can cause itching, sneezing, watery eyes, and wheezing. What You [...]

Danger: Bad Foods for your Furry Friends

By |2017-07-04T23:12:52+00:00February 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

We all love to share things with people and pets that we love. However, when it comes to your furry friends, there are some foods that are bad for them. Before giving in to your pet’s adorable eyes that are saying “please feed me”, you be careful about what tasty treats you throw to [...]

Is Your Dog Sneezing?

By |2017-07-04T23:13:17+00:00January 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Dogs, just like humans, have to sneeze occasionally. However, if your dog is sneezing constantly it could be a sign that something is just not quite right. Before you take your dog to the vets for a checkup, there are some ways to find out why is your dog sneezing. Common Reasons for your Dog [...]

The Importance of Bloodwork for your Furry Friend

By |2017-07-04T23:13:35+00:00December 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Very often during a routine visit to the vet, you will be advised to get a blood test done on your pet. Because the blood work involves extra cost, many pet owners are hesitant to agree to this. However, blood work is very important for your furry friend. Here are some of the important reasons [...]

Did you Know your Pets Age Faster Than You?

By |2017-07-04T23:13:54+00:00November 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Unfortunately, it's a fact that our pets age faster than we do. Just like aging in humans, advanced years brings more health issues for older pets. However, with the proper pet care and attention, there is much that you can do to help your dog or cat live a happy and fulfilled life even in [...]

Should your Dogs and Cats be Flossing?

By |2017-07-04T23:14:14+00:00October 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

We all want to do everything we can for our adorable pets. However, when it comes to dental hygiene for dogs and cats, we can all sometimes be a bit negligent. Regular brushing and good oral hygiene practices are just as important for your pet's mouth as it is for yours. However, when it comes [...]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Heart Worm Prevention

By |2017-07-04T23:14:33+00:00September 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Heartworm is a life-threatening disease that is very easy to prevent and difficult to cure. Therefore, to keep your dog or cat in good health and save you costly medical bills, heartworm prevention is essential. Heartworm is a disease that passed on to dogs and cats by a mosquito bite. According to Sheldon Rubin on [...]