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  • Thanksgiving Pet Safety!

    With Thanksgiving approaching we wanted to post this quick “Thanksgiving Pet Safety” Article from the AVMA for you to review (Click on the link at the bottom of the page to review the full article)  Thanksgiving is a special holiday that brings together family and friends, but it also can carry some hazards for pets. Holiday food needs to be kept away from pets, and pet owners who travel need to either transport their pets … Read More »

  • HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS

    Click on the link below for a couple quick Halloween Safety Tips from ASPCA https://www.aspca.org/pet-care/general-pet-care/halloween-safety-tips  

  • It’s never too late to retrain an older dog! Here’s what might be causing your senior pup’s changing behavior

    Can We Retrain an Old Dog? By Mikkel Becker | November 2, 2016 iStockphoto Who says old dogs can’t learn new tricks? Most aging canines are perfectly capable of picking up new commands. Our dog, Grizzly, is 14 years old. He is well trained and healthy, but has some hearing loss and pain in his back legs, and it’s beginning to affect his behavior. He has always slept in our bed, but now he has trouble … Read More »

  • Help Keep Animals Safe this Halloween!

    Please spread the word and help keep our pets safe this Halloween. Your Dog Etiquette Guide: Tips to Keep Halloween Safe, Fun and Scare-Free (Courtesy of VetStreet) By Mikkel Becker | October 13, 2016 People in spooky costumes and strangers showing up at the door can be nerve-wracking for some dogs.   Halloween is right around the corner, and while you may be anticipating a night (or several) of delicious scares, your dog may not feel the … Read More »

  • Meet “Lewa” – Alpine View Veterinary Hospitals Pet of the Week:

    Lewa is a 6 & 1/2 yr old female Dalmatian mix. She absolutely loves coming to “camp,” as her mom calls it :-) Lewa has been a regular visitor since 2010 and we all love having her stay with us. She is extremely well mannered and incredibly sweet, it just melts our Animal Care Attendants heart each time they feed her because she so patiently waits for the attendant to scoop out and prepare her … Read More »

  • Meet Molly- Alpine View’s Pet of the Week!

    Molly is one of our many fantastic patients here at Alpine View who loves boarding with us when her mom & dad are out of town. Molly is a sweet 6 year old bulldog with a huge heart! Our team here at Alpine loves having Molly here to visit! She enjoys her stays and especially loves running around in our hospitals back yard and playing ball with all of our Animal Care Attendants. As you can see, she also loves to snuggle up in and under her … Read More »

  • Meet Our “Pet’s of the Week”

    Meet Alpine View-“Pets of the Week” These three adorable canines “Jepson, Maggie May, and Ocho” are just soooo cute, soooo  well behaved, and soooo incredibly laid back when visiting Alpine View. Like all of our patients, we’re always soooo happy to see their furry faces in the hospital! All three of them are Lab Retriever mixes and are all just as sweet as can be! Our team just loves the fact that they all love … Read More »

  • Reminder, June is National Pet Microchip Awareness Month!

    In honor of this Alpine View is offering a special on our HomeAgain Pet ID chips. If you schedule your furry friend for an ID chip during the month of June you will receive $5.00 OFFthe regular ID chip price! Remember HOMEAGAIN-is a lost pets best chance of finding his or her way home! It’s a fact, the simple greatest threat to a pet’s life is getting lost! Ten million pets get lost every yr, … Read More »

  • A Happy Pet Story for your Friday from All Your Friends at Alpine View…

    Meet “Tiny” an adorable and totally sweet 8yr old male Yorki. Tiny was found by one of our good clients and brought into Alpine View as he was in obvious need of medical care and attention. Upon initial exam Tiny appeared to be an emaciated, unneutered male, with a serious skin condition, and extremely severe dental disease. Our caring team at Alpine View took Tiny in immediately and started on what ended up being a … Read More »

  • National Pet Dental Month is upon us…

    National Pet Dental Month is upon us… In honor of National Pet Dental Month Alpine View Veterinary Hospital is offering a 15% discount off of a professional dental cleaning if you schedule your furry friend for his/her appointment between January 15th, and March 15th, 2014! So “Give Your Pet Something to Smile About” this winter and call us at 360-794-6662 to reserve an appointment or simply to receive more information on our special and the … Read More »