Category Archives: Holiday

Lifelong Benefits of Pet Ownership

If you have been contemplating owning a pet and need more tangible reasons as to why that step could be of great importance, below is a list of benefits that should get you signing those pet adoption papers.

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Winter Pet Warning and Tips

[caption id="attachment_973" align="alignnone" width="300"] When Temperatures Drop, Your Pet Can Be In Danger[/caption] Veterinary tips for keeping pets safe in cold weather and snowstorms ​Although your furry friend may have a nice fur coat, it doesn’t mean that dogs and cats are not susceptible to frostbite and hypothermia. With the cold temperatures we have been…
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Holidays Can Be Dangerous For Your Pets–Be Careful:)

[caption id="attachment_962" align="alignnone" width="163"] My Little Buddy Chip Dressed As Santa's Reindeer[/caption] You already know the holiday season's plethora of sweets and treats takes a toll on your waistline—but experts say it may also pose a risk to your pets. Dr. James M. Greenwell, and the staff at Russell Creek Pet Clinic and Hospital, see an…
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Three Rescued Hurricane Refugees Need Forever Home

We Need to Find Homes for Three Hurricane Refugee Dogs When Hurricane Harvey struck the Gulf Coast, we could not stand to think of homeless dogs and cats needing our assistance. With the organizational skills of the Texas Veterinary Medical Association, we were able to provide shelter and care to six displaced dogs and cats.…
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Great Pet Quote By Martin Luther King

[caption id="attachment_755" align="alignnone" width="228"] More proof of the intelligence of our pets. Martin Luther King Jr. was, on June 18, 1964, placed in a police car in St. Augustine, Florida. A German shepherd police dog was then put into the car with him in an apparent attempt to intimidate. Instead, King and the dog promptly…
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Helping Pets Celebrate More Christmas Holidays

[caption id="attachment_720" align="alignnone" width="245"] Darby at 13 years 6 months celebrating Christmas with his 19+ year old mom:)[/caption] One of the many blessings of the veterinary profession, is getting to meet and care for great pets and their parents. We have been fortunate to know Darby(Left) since he was a young little guy. Darby's mom…
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5 Important Pet Health Tips to Ring In The New Year

As a pet owner, you should ask yourself what you can do to keep your pets health in check. And what better time to do it than the New Year! Here are 5 Important Pet Health Tips you can use as a checklist to make sure your pet is happy and healthy for many, many,…
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Santa’s Veterinarian Performs Annual Pre-Flight Examinations

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-ECVemg5NQ Every year, the president of the American Veterinary Medical Association performs his pre-flight inspections on Santa's Reindeer. Please share this video with any kiddos that you may know. Another awesome story and website to share is the Norad Santa Radar Tracking Station. http://www.noradsanta.org/ This Christmas Eve people all over the world will log on…
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