It can be great fun to travel with your pet, if the circumstances are right.
There are at least two sides to the question, but the important thing is that animals go to homes where they are wanted and will be looked after properly.
Ranging from comedy to tragedy we've seen it all here at A2AH ER, but when Denise and Niko's story came rushing in one night, it took many of our “I've seen it all” ER docs and techs by surprise! (This story contains graphic images and may not be appropriate for children or the queasy)
Two of our clients' Golden Retrievers are participating in a large study that aims to shine light on how disease develops over time and what factors, such as lifestyle, may contribute to it.
According to a research division of the World Health Organization (WHO) there is a possibility that red and processed meats can cause cancer in humans. Great, no steak and bacon. This report led us to wonder, what are some common forms of pet cancer, their treatments and what are the warning signs?
Last Day Dog Rescue is a dedicated group of volunteers that takes care of and finds homes for animals on the verge of being euthanized. They began in 2006 and rescue approximately 1000 animals a year!
November is Diabetes awareness month! Diabetes isn't uncommon among both dogs and cats. Take your pet in for regular check-ups and ask your vet if you have concerns about this disease!
Halloween begins a string of holidays that feature a variety of sweets. Keep your pet healthy and safe and away from chocolate and other sweets
Every Halloween (and on several other holidays, for that matter) we see pets show up at the Ann Arbor Animal Hospital who are sick from ingesting candy, so we thought we would post some information that may help you let kids know about the effects of candy and other sweets and their potential to harm your pet...
When you are rudely alerted to the sound or smell of your pet's stool in the house, your first thought might not be, "I need to save some of this!" But please do. Read on to find out why.
A skunk spray is not necessarily a reason to rush your pet to the vet. A good in-home bath with skunk odor recipe and an eye rinse (if sprayed in the eyes) is all that is required. Check out this post for tips and remedies as well as a how-to video!
Is there a difference between a feral cat and a stray? Can a feral cat be domesticated and become a pet? How should a feral cat be approached? These questions and more answered in our latest post!
Should you wait until your puppy is six months old to start training, or should you start sooner?
When you are considering adopting or purchasing a dog it is very important to match your energy level and life style with the breed you choose. Both you and the dog will be happier for it! To be a responsible pet owner, don’t be afraid to ask yourself some hard questions...
PAWS to host Dog Wash at A2AH Oct 11th from noon-4pm.
October is National adopt a shelter dog month! Are you ready to begin looking for a canine companion? Tips and questions you should consider before adopting a shelter dog.
The 2015 Zombie Charity Event raised money for Stiggy's Dogs and our Fixed Income Family Fund. Click through to find out how much!
A2AH was at Dogfest this year on Saturday Sept 12 in Pinckney
September 20th is fast approaching and we are working hard to prepare!
The death of a pet is often painful to the owner who faces both the loss of a companion and the process of dealing with the grief following that companion's passing, but you have to grieve before the healing process can begin.