Ask A Gahanna Vet

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Let’s Talk About Restraint

Let’s Talk About Restraint

Max from Columbus asks, “Do I really need a cat carrier?” I love this question! Let’s talk about restraint. Walking into the vet’s office can be quite an experience for some people, and quite a nightmare for some pets. Although I wish it weren’t true, some...

Holiday Considerations For Our pets

Holiday Considerations For Our pets

It is the Holidays! Hanukkah has just finished and Christmas is really gearing up.

When I think about the Holidays and our pets, I think of Tucker, our Golden, who absolutely loved to wear his “antlers” and carry around a toy. I miss him frequently still, but he was such a part of Christmas morning on our farm.

Heartworm Prevention In The Winter

Heartworm Prevention In The Winter

“Do I need to give heartworm prevention in the winter?”- Owner of “Lucy” in Pataskala, Ohio The short answer is, “Yes.” But this is a blog post because I am rarely satisfied with a short answer. Heartworms are icky…. and deadly. So two strikes right there.