Category Archives: Russell Creek Pet Clinic and Hospital

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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Canine Influenza Update–Now Affecting 46 States

[caption id="attachment_955" align="alignnone" width="300"] Canine Influenza Can Make Dogs Very Sick and Even Be Fatal[/caption] Influenza is making headlines in the veterinary world. Canine influenza was first reported 13 years ago when the equine influenza virus H3N8 jumped species and was seen in greyhounds. The disease is very contagious and has the potential to be fatal. The…
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Russell Creek Pet Clinic Is Accepting Donations for Hurricane Harvey

Russell Creek Pet Clinic and Hospital is Accepting Donations For Pets Affected by Hurricane Harvey [caption id="attachment_922" align="alignnone" width="275"] We are trying to help pets injured or distressed by hurricane Harvey[/caption] The SPCA is overwhelmed with refugee pets from the Texas coast. They are in desperate need of items such as newspaper, towels, blankets, litter…
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AVMA Donates $100,000 to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

[caption id="attachment_918" align="alignnone" width="225"] The AVMF is the Charitable Arm of the American Veterinary Medical Association.[/caption] AVMA Donates $100,000 to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts Funds to be administered by the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF)  (SCHAUMBURG, Illinois) August 31, 2017 —The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has donated $100,000 toward Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. The funds…
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Help Us Raise Funds to Help Animals Affected by Hurricane Harvey

[caption id="attachment_906" align="alignnone" width="300"] Every Pet Needs Our Unconditional Love:)[/caption] Help Us Raise Funds to Help Animals Affected by Hurricane Harvey We believe that pets deserve our very best. Right now, many pets are suffering and we would like to help them. This Thursday and Friday(August 31 and September 1, 2017), we will donate 100%…
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Pets and Other Animals Will Need Our Help Due To Hurricane Harvey

[caption id="attachment_903" align="alignleft" width="300"] Many Dogs, Cats, Horses, Cattle and Other Animals May Need Our Help[/caption] Hurricane Harvey Will Hurt Many Animals Hurricane Harvey will hit Texas today. The heavy rains and winds will cause a lot of damage. Many, many pets and other animals will be in need of our help. Many veterinarians in…
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Lost Patients Run to Our Hospital for Help

[caption id="attachment_881" align="alignnone" width="300"] We were all so happy that Sami arrived safe and sound.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_880" align="alignnone" width="202"] Murphy, her wing man, was right behind him.[/caption] We Are So Happy to Help Our Little Friends Friday evening, we were surprised to see two of our clients, dogs, not people, running up to our front…
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Please Put Baby Rabbits Back in Their Nest

[caption id="attachment_876" align="alignnone" width="238"] Wild Rabbit Enjoying a Break in the Yard[/caption] Please Put Them Back Mother rabbits only feed their young twice per day. The parents will stay at a distance so they do not attract predators to the nest. If you find a nest of baby rabbits, put the nest and babies back.…
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Researchers: Dogs Aid in Office Place Teamwork

Dogs Aid in Teamwork in Office Environments:) According to AAHA NEWS STat, researchers at Central Michigan University , followed up research results that show a dog's presence has positive effects on mood, and also tested whether the presence of a dog would also have positive effects on people in a work group. They hypothesized the…
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The Mosquitoes Are Biting AND Spreading Heartworms

  The Mosquitoes are biting-and thanks to heavy winter and spring rains, officials across the country are warning of a "bumper crop" increase in mosquito population. Heartworm facts... The mosquito is the only known vector for transmitting heartworms Mosquitoes are found in all 50 states Heartworm Disease has been found in all 50 states and…
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