Making your cat love the vet... ok tolerate the vet!

Every once in a while we have a cat that actually likes being at the vet, but they are few and far in between. I find that most cats tolerate the vet-if we don't push them too far. And then there are those cats that really hate the vet. They often turn into a flurry of fur, nails, and teeth. At Southern Animal Hospital, we are trying to change that. We know we can't make all cats love the vet, but we want them to at least tolerate the vet. 


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Those Times You Need An Emergency Veterinarian...

It's ten in the evening and your dog is not acting right or your cat has vomited 4 times over the past hour. What should you do? Do you really to take your pet to the emergency vet? You need to go to sleep so you can get to work in the morning and not be exhausted. But you are nervous going to bed with your friend so sick. So what do you do?

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Never Stop Learning...Continuing Education

I am one of the those geeky people who loved school. I always joked if I could get paid to go to school I would still be there! So I love it when I get to go to continuing education events.  I recently had the chance to attend an ultrasound course in New York. I have used ultrasound since I graduated vet school, first as an equine vet and now as a small animal vet. 

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We Are a certified Cat Friendly Gold Animal Hospital - What Does That Mean?

We recently received our Gold Level Cat Friendly Practice certification from the American Associate of Feline Practitioners (http://www.catvets.com). We are really excited to receive this certification-but what does this mean for you and your cats?

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