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  • Dear Santa, Why Is My Dog Is Being ‘Spiteful’?

    Dec 24 2012

    Does this story sound familiar to you?  You come home late from work to find your dog left you a “present” on your new rug. You were only 45 minutes…

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    Getting Your Cat to the Vet Doesn’t Have to be a Terrible Experience

    Oct 02 2012

    Most people don’t realize that while cats are the most popular house pets, they also represent one of the animals that are least examined by a veterinarian. When the topic…

  • What Is The Best Diet For My Pet

    Sep 24 2012

     This is a question I get asked daily. When you walk into a pet supply store or a supermarket, the choices can be overwhelming. Let’s see if we can make…

  • Introducing Dr. Amy S. Morgenstern

    Sep 07 2012

    Dear Friends, The Valley Cottage Animal Hospital is pleased to announce another new addition to the VCAH Veterinary Team. Dr. Amy S. Morgenstern Dr. Amy Sarah Morgenstern graduated from the…

  • Nasty Little Worms and Your Best Friend’s Heart

    Sep 05 2012

    I’m sure you hear about heartworm disease every year at your pet’s annual veterinary appointment; and hopefully you have your dog and cat on monthly heartworm prevention. But how much…

  • Introducing Dr. Tracy L. Cohen

    Aug 31 2012

    Dear Friends, The Valley Cottage Animal Hospital is pleased to announce a new addition to the VCAH Veterinary Team. Dr. Tracy L. Cohen Dr. Tracy Lynn Cohen-Grady was born in…

  • Back To School – Our Pets Feel It Too!

    Aug 23 2012

    Those bright yellow vehicles are back on the road again. Commonly known as school buses, they whisk our young ones off for a day of learning. The house, that was…

  • When Disaster Strikes, What Will You Do With Your Pets?

    Jul 31 2012

    Take them with you! 1) Take them with you to a shelter. One of the lessons of the historic Hurricane Katrina catastrophe was that people will not leave their homes…

  • Care When There Is No Cure

    Jul 30 2012

    Maybe you have noticed that your cat, Samson, has been looking more unkempt lately. Maybe he looks thinner and has not emptied his food dish for the past few weeks.…

  • A Tribute to Obie!

    Jul 06 2012

    The world is a big place when you weigh less than ten pounds. Life experiences can be intimidating for someone who has never ventured a mile from the door step…