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Healthy Weight Loss in Dogs

Healthy Weight Loss in Dogs

In honor of National Pet Obesity Awareness Day on October 14, our team at The Valley Veterinary Hospital wants to encourage pet owners to help their pooches shed those extra pounds. Losing weight is critical for overweight pets, but must be done in a healthy manner....

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Pet Halloween Costume Hazards

Pet Halloween Costume Hazards

​As the spookiest of seasons approaches, you may be decorating everything in sight with cobwebs, pumpkins, and skeletons—including your four-legged friend. Although we’ll admit cats and dogs are incredibly cute as pirates, dinosaurs, and spiders, Halloween costumes...

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How to Celebrate Your Cat

How to Celebrate Your Cat

Although our feline friends demand to be cherished every month of the year, September is reserved for Happy Cat Month. Join CATalyst Council—and our team at Valley Veterinary Hosptial—in celebrating the month that is all about ensuring companion cats are happy,...

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7 Signs That Your Pet is in Pain

7 Signs That Your Pet is in Pain

Valley Veterinary Hospital wants pet owners to know cats and dogs are incredibly skilled at hiding subtle signs of discomfort and pain, often suffering for weeks, months, or sometimes years without complaint. To help pet owners identify pain in their four-legged...

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Rules for Bringing Home a New Pet

Rules for Bringing Home a New Pet

What to Expect After Bringing Home a New Shelter Pet Bringing home a new pet is an exciting, and occasionally overwhelming, time for the entire family, including the pet. You’ve likely picked out all their necessary supplies, with a collar for each day of the week, a...

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Coronavirus and Your Pet

Coronavirus and Your Pet

Along with the rest of the world, we are monitoring the recent Coronavirus outbreak. Currently, it is not proven that the virus can be transmitted from human to pet, but scientists continue to research this, and recommend that people who have been...

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