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Kennel Cough

What is kennel cough? Kennel Cough is a term used to describe a range of infectious and highly contagious conditions in dogs where the main symptom is coughing. It is also known as infectious tracheobronchitis or Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex (CIRDC)....

How to Clean a Dog’s Ears

Dog’s ears are a multi-functional, amazing organ that are not only used for hearing the smallest wrapper wrinkle, but also for communicating and even channeling scent to the nose in some breeds! They come in a variety of sizes from the small prick ears of the northern...

A “Hearty” Conversation

  April marks the month for Heartworm Awareness! As many have experienced, one of the questions we ask clients is if their animal is on a heartworm preventative. Ideally, the answer would always be yes, but that is not the case. At Central Veterinary Hospital, we...

New Year, New Pet

  New year resolutions for you and your pet  New year, new pet, right? That’s not always our first thoughts for the new year. Going to the gym, eating healthy, and breaking old habits are normally what we expect when the new year comes around. But...

Your Pet in an Emergency

As much as we would hope they wouldn’t, emergencies do happen. Do you know what to do for your pet when disaster strikes? Whether it’s a natural disaster, a lost pet, a family emergency, or a health emergency, it’s important to have a plan and be prepared....