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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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AHWC Featured in Local Magazine


August 2018:  Animal Hospital of West Chester had the pleasure of being one of the featured articles in the West Chester Liberty Township Lifestyle Magazine The theme for the magazine is Pets + Kids – and we were excited to be included in this edition. Read the article,  24 Hours at Animal Hospital of West […]



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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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Canine Parvo Virus (CPV)


Canine Parvo Virus (CPV) is an aggressive canine virus that attacks the intestines and heart in young puppies, unvaccinated dogs, and poorly vaccinated dogs. This virus can live in the environment for up to 12 months.



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Thank you for choosing AHWC


Special and heartfelt THANK YOU to everyone who voted for us during the West Chester & Liberty Lifestyle Readers’ Choice awards!



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Dog Flu Season is Here Again


Unfortunately, it’s that time of year again. . . . time for Canine Influenza (dog flu) – and it’s highly contagious. Learn more about this illness to protect for four-legged family member this season:



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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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