How and Why Cats Hide Signs of Health Problems

Here at Oxford Veterinary Hospital, we are equipped with a state-of-the-art, in-house laboratory, allowing us to perform both routine and emergency blood and urine tests right in our hospital.  This gives us the ability to communicate results to you quickly and...

read more

Facts You Should Know About Heatstroke in Dogs

Summer is here and it's time to get outside and enjoy the world with your dog. However, summer isn’t all fun and games. The heat of summer can be dangerous for dogs. In our last blog, we wanted to make sure that you were aware of summertime emergencies to protect your...

read more

Preparing For Summertime Emergencies for Pets

The May flowers are blooming in Oxford, NC and summer is nearly here, which means it’s time to be outside enjoying the sunshine and warm weather. As temperatures increase and your pet spends more time outside, it's good to be aware of potentially dangerous situations...

read more

How to Help Your Pet Like the Vet

Visiting the doctor is not typically fun for anyone, including humans. And, when it comes to our furry companions—who may not understand where they’re going, why they’re going there, and what’s going to happen when they get there—visiting the veterinarian can be...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more