Blaine Area Pet Hospital Blog

  • Dental Health Month “February”

    Feb 07 2017

    Blaine Area Pet Hospital It’s dental month! Routine dental care for your pet is a very important part of keeping them happy and healthy. Dental disease can cause our pets…

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    Ticks are OUT!

    Apr 11 2016

    It is that time of year again that the little critters are crawling around outside. Where do fleas and ticks live? You may not see them, but they’re there. Fleas…

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    Ear Infections in Dogs

    Oct 28 2015

    Does your dog scratch his ears or shake his head? Is there a discharge or foul odor coming from his ears? If so, he might have an ear infection. Blaine…

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    New associate Doctor!

    Jul 29 2015

    We are proud to introduce to you our new associate doctor, Annie Duquette! Take a moment to click on her profile.

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    Five Reasons Dogs Make Better Running Buddies

    Jun 22 2015

    Blaine MN has wonderful parks to run in! Have you used every excuse in the book to skip your daily run? Maybe you’re running with the wrong partner. Here are…

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    Feline Heartworm Disease

    May 20 2015

    What are the signs of heartworm disease in cats? Signs of heartworm disease in cats can be very subtle or very dramatic. Symptoms may include coughing, asthma-like attacks, periodic vomiting,…

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    33 Simple ways to keep your dog busy indoors

    May 14 2015

    During the rainy lonely days here is a webpage to help fill your dogs day. 33 Simple ways to keep your dog busy indoors: http://www.puppyleaks.com/easy-ways-to-keep-your-dog-busy-indoors/   At the Blaine Area…

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    Tapeworms…

    May 07 2015

    We get asked this question a lot: “My dog/cat has what looks to be dried rice on his back end. What are they?” These unpleasant remnants are actually tapeworm segments.…

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    Wellness Testing

    Apr 30 2015

    Let’s talk wellness testing!   Regular tests help us to find hidden diseases that may not be evident on a physical exam.  Often times this early detection allows us to…

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    Indoor Cats

    Apr 23 2015

    With a few simple steps, your cat can have a happy and fulfilling life as a totally indoor cat. Indoor cats need appropriate access to clean litter areas and mental…