Cats

Things to consider before adopting a cat


What makes a pet cat unique? Cats make wonderful companions.  Cats are very entertaining and affectionate making them a popular pet.  They are easy to house-train, adaptable to a variety of households, and relatively low maintenance- therefore a great pet option for busy families. What choices do I have in cats? First, one must consider […]



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Selecting Your New Pet


A Dog When searching for the right dog, it is crucial to take the family, home and lifestyle into your consideration. Dogs are often given away to animals shelters for faulty expectations from the owner. Most common reasons of return vary from the dog being too large, too hyper, requires too much time, behavioral issues, […]



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Heat Pet Safety


Summer is here – with a vengeance! As temperatures reach almost 100° F this week, keeping a close eye on your furry pets is very important. Some tips to keep in mind this summer (or anytime it is over 70°F): SHADE AND WATER: Protect your pets from the sun’s rays and keep them hydrated. NO […]



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‘Get to know us’ Coupons


Animal Hospital of West Chester is excited to launch our new line of online (and printable) coupons for our new clients. Coupons include: 50% off wellness exam for 1 pet $5 off Grooming 1 free day of boarding after booking 7 boarding days Currently these coupons are for new clients only and some restrictions do […]



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Pet Food Delivery Available Soon!


We are very excited to announce that we have  partnered with Vetsource to supply you with your pet’s food products directly from the manufacturer.  You never have to worry about receiving counterfeit or expired products.  You will know your pet’s food is 100% safe and it will be shipped right to your front door. 



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Pet Disaster Preparedness Essentials


Emergencies come in many forms, and they may require anything from a First Aid Kit to a brief absence from your home. Each type of emergency requires different measures to keep your pet safe, so the best thing you can do for yourself and your pet is to be prepared.



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Pet First-Aid Kit Checklist


Keep a kit of basic first aid supplies for the pets in your household. Many of the items in a family first aid kit can be used for pets, too. Below is a list of pet-specific items you can add to your family first aid kit:



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February is Pet Dental Health Month


Proper dental care can detect dental disease that not only affects the mouth, but can also lead to more serious health problems such as heart, lung and kidney disease. Good dental hygiene is just as important for pets as it is for humans.



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Presidential Pets


U.S. presidents and their families have typically liked animals. Creatures from mice to bears have mad a home at the White House and its grounds. We found a list of ‘first pets’ we thought you might enjoy.



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