Monthly Archives: July 2016

When Is It Too Hot To Walk My Dog?

During the summer months, some pet owners forget their heads and try to stick with their winter and spring dog walking schedules! Here at Leesville Animal Hospital we wanted to take a moment to remind you to check the temperature of the asphalt outside before you think about taking your dog out for a walk […]

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The Importance of Dental Cleanings To Your Pet

Here at Leesville Animal Hospital, we know just how important dental cleanings are to the health of your pet. Today, we want to make sure that you know just how important your pet’s dental health is as well!   A lot of people know that it’s important to keep up with dental cleanings for dogs, but […]

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What Should I Do If I See A Dog In A Hot Car?

We have talked before about the dangers of leaving your dog in a hot car during summer time here on the Leesville Animal Hospital Blog. Today though, we want to share with you what you should do if you do spot a dog inside a hot car. As noted by PETA “On a 78-degree day, […]

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Pet Specific Holidays

Did you know that there are multiple days throughout the year dedicated to your pet? Of course, most of us don’t celebrate these holidays but here at Leesville Animal Hospital we still think they’re fun! Holidays For Your Pet January January is “National Walk Your Pet Month,” “National Train Your Dog Month” and National Adopt a […]

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The Importance of Training to Your Dog

Have you ever wondered what happens in your dog’s brain when you are training them? Today here at the Leesville Animal Hospital blog we are going to take a look at a great infographic that teaches us more about what happens to our dogs when we undertake training.

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Canine Communication

Do you know why your dog barks? Today here at Leesville Animal Hospital we are going to take a look at seven facts about canine communication! What is the most common reason that your dog barks? Leave a comment and let us know!

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What People Foods Are Toxic To Dogs?

As a pet owner it is important to know which people foods are poisonous or toxic to your pets. Of course, here at Leesville Animal Hospital we always recommend that you refrain from feeding your pets people food all together but if you can’t help yourself from sharing with your dog, take a look at […]

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What Should I Do If My Dog / Cat…

At some point during the life of every pet owner, an emergency or illness of one type of another will rear its ugly head. Of course, that is why you have a good vet and an emergency vet in your local area, but did you know that there are things that you can do to […]

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I’ve Left The Tick’s Mouthparts In My Dog, What Next?

One of the biggest questions that dog owners have pertaining to ticks is how to remove them. Not too long ago we made a post here on the Leesville Animal Hospital blog to address that. Recently, however, one of our readers came to us with a question: I’ve left the tick’s mouthparts in my dog, […]

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What You Need To Know About Canine Influenza

The following information comes to you from the American Veterinary Medical Association. Q: What is canine influenza? A: Canine influenza (CI), or dog flu, is a highly contagious respiratory infection of dogs that is caused by an influenza A virus. In the U.S., canine influenza has been caused by two influenza strains. The first strain […]

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Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
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Sunday: Boarding pick up 5 – 6 p.m.

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