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Strike At the Heart

Strike At the Heart

With the incidence of heartworm infection on the rise, and heartworm infection having been diagnosed in every state, it is more important than ever to make sure your pet is protected from this preventable disease. According to the American Heartworm Society, only 4 in...

Open “Fleas-on”

Open “Fleas-on”

Fleas and ticks are here again ... just kidding. They never really left. If your pet isn't currently protected from these pests with a flea and tick preventive, you are running the risk of an infestation of your pet that could -- and probably will -- turn into an...

In it Together – Devoted Resolutions

In it Together – Devoted Resolutions

It’s a new year, and you have vowed to get in shape and improve your health. Although you might have made this resolution before only to fall back into old habits before the end of January, you mean it this time. The good news is that having a pet gives you even...

The Greatest Gifts

The Greatest Gifts

Your pet is a loved and valuable member of your family, so it only makes sense that you want to buy him a special holiday gift. If you decide on a toy, we at Springhill Animal Clinic would like to remind you of the following important safety considerations:  ...

Halloween Can Be a Scary Holiday for Pets

Halloween Can Be a Scary Holiday for Pets

Don’t Share Your Candy If anyone breaks out the treats before Halloween, instruct them not to share with the family pet regardless of how much he stares at them with sad eyes. Chocolate is especially problematic for pets because it can cause diarrhea, vomiting, and...

Preventative Care for Cattle

Preventative Care for Cattle

You may not realize it, but every time we see your herd, we're providing a physical examination to ensure there are no indicators of underlying health issues. Often done from afar, cattle physical examinations may include such things as whether the animal is...

Preventative Care for Horses

Preventative Care for Horses

With advances in care and nutrition, horses are living longer than ever. They are also maintaining active lifestyles into their late teens and early twenties, partnering with their owners to continue the activities they enjoy together. With this increased longevity...

Safety at Home

Safety at Home

As members of the family, pets freely roam many areas of the home and provide love and companionship. In return, they count on us to keep them happy and healthy. But keeping your pet safe takes more than a visit to the vet. It also requires a careful walkthrough of...

The Importance of Preventative Care

The Importance of Preventative Care

Most of us have heard the old adage about being "penny rich and pound foolish," and it's a fitting analogy for your pet's preventive care visits, too. It's easy for pet parents to get lackadaisical about routine visits, especially when everything appears to be going...

Disaster Prep

Disaster Prep

It doesn't matter in what part of the globe you live; tornados happen year-round. From the icy white water spouts to the yearly ones that reinforce the Midwest's reputation as 'Tornado Alley,' these forces of nature can pose considerable risk to you and your pets. But...