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Sarcoptic Mange in Dogs

The Ins and Outs of Canine Mange                Warm weather is finally here!  As we spend more time outdoors with our pets, there are more chances for our furry friends to Read More

Canine Influenza

What You Need to Know About Canine Influenza                 We have been receiving a lot of questions about a recent news story detailing an outbreak of canine influenza in Chicago.  Here Read More

Guest Blogger Shawn Downs Discusses Your Cat Vs. The Carrier

The Cat Tango             Does your cat disappear whenever he spots you dusting off the pet carrier for his annual trip to the vet? Does he resist the very idea of Read More

Guest Blogger Shawn Downs Discusses Environmental Enrichment for Your Cat

Feed the Tiger:  Cater to the Beast Inside             You see them all the time on Animal Planet—the panther, the lion, the cheetah, the tiger. Kings and queens of their habitat, Read More

Patton Veterinary Hospital Offers Free Health Risk Assessments For Your Pets!

Fill out a free health questionnaire for your pet today!             Patton Veterinary Hospital is pleased to offer a new tool to keep your pet safe and healthy.  The Pet Wellness Read More

Rat-Bite Fever

What You Need to Know About Rat-Bite Fever             Last week, several local news stations ran a story about the tragic death of a Dillsburg infant who contracted Rat-bite Fever after Read More

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

Did St. Patrick Really Rid Ireland of Snakes?             Today we celebrate St. Paddy’s Day with all things green and a nod to the Irish.  What does Read More

The Joys and Hassles of Living with Two Dogs

               Marty and Frankie take over my sofa every night!                 After this looong cold winter, I thought we could all use a little humor, so I decided to describe my Read More

Patton Veterinary Hospital Adresses the Beneful Lawsuit

Is Beneful Dog Food Really Harming Dogs?                Most of you have probably seen on the internet and in the media that Beneful dog food is the subject of a class Read More

February 27 is National Polar Bear Day

Happy National Polar Bear Day!               Since we have been dealing with our own Arctic weather here in York County, PA, I thought polar bears would be a great topic this Read More

What Happens When My Pet Gets His Teeth Cleaned?

Dental Cleaning at Patton Veterinary Hospital              Recently, we talked about how to care for your pet’s teeth at home.  But pets need professional dental cleanings Read More

Why is Chocolate Toxic to Pets?

Happy Valentine’s Day!                 With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, many of us will give or receive chocolates.  Almost everyone knows that dogs and cats shouldn’t eat chocolate, but do Read More

February is National Dental Health Month!

Patton Veterinary Hospital Wants to Help Keep Teeth Healthy and White!                Does your dog clear a room when he pants?  Does your cat have more than just tuna breath?  If Read More

Patton's Cat Hospital is Officially Open!

Patton's Cat Hospital is Ready to Cater to Your Cats!                I know this probably is not news at this point, but Patton Veterinary Hospital is pleased to announce that our Read More

Hello From the North American Veterinary Conference!

Greetings From Sunny Florida!      I am writing this week’s blog from Orlando while attending the North American Veterinary Conference. Veterinarians are required to earn 30 hours of continuing Read More

Meet Patton Veterinary Hospital's Resident Dragon!

Dragon Appreciation Day                January 16th is Appreciate a Dragon Day.  It is a day to celebrate the whimsy and magic of dragons.  Created by author Donita K. Paul in 2004, Read More

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