What is Heartworm Disease?

Understanding heartworm disease will help you protect your pet from its effects. What is heartworm disease? Heartworm disease is a potentially fatal infection caused by heartworms. Heartworms are a type of roundworm that live in the heart, lungs and surrounding blood...

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Preparing Your Pet For Allergy Season

Spring is here, the sun is shining, and it's time to spend more time outside with your pet! As the weather changes and flowers begin to bloom, allergens are in the air and can cause real discomfort for your pet. Watching your pet deal with discomfort, itching, or red...

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Ready Your Pet for Your Baby

Congratulations on your upcoming baby from all of us at Oxford Veterinary Hospital! Now that you’re expecting a two-legged baby, your four-legged baby is in store for some serious life changes. Do your best to prepare fur baby for human baby by keeping the following...

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Becoming In Tune With Your Pet’s Emotional Well-Being

You know your pet, and you love your pet - but are you in-tune with your pet's emotional well-being? Every day of your pet's life can be full of activities that cause your pet to feel fear, anxiety, and stress. It's important to know what to look for, and how to make...

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Common Garden Items That Are Toxic To Pets

It’s finally Spring, and as it thaw begins, many of us will be heading outside to get our yards into their best shape. But, if your pets spend time in the yard, too, beware some of the common outdoor items that could be toxic. As you get your landscaping in order, be...

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Why Does My Cat Throw Up So Much?

We get asked a lot - why does my cat throw up so much? Today, we want to explore why cat's vomit, what it means, and how it can be treated if it becomes a problem. The most common reason for cat throw up is regurgitation - them eating or drinking too quickly. However,...

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Just Like You, Your Pet Can Fracture Their Teeth

Have you ever bitten into something hard and cracked a tooth? It happens to the best of us. While we always remind you of how important proper dental care is for your pet, we also wanted to tell you of the risks of fractured teeth. Of course, we also want to remind...

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Show Your Pet Love With Something Other Than Treats

Our pets are like family, and just as much as we like to spoil the humans in our lives, we also love to spoil our pets. Whether it's a wrapper opening across the house or the cabinet where their treats are held being open, our pets know how to tug at our heartstrings...

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