Fourth of July Fun.

Did you know that more pets go missing on July 4th than any other day of the year? Unfortunately the safety concerns surrounding the 4th of July, don’t stop with missing pets.  With a few precautions taken before the big day you can ensure your pet stays happy, calm, and safe.

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Holiday Safety Tips


December brings us smack dab in the middle of the holiday season. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or perhaps the slightly lesser known Festivus season, you are bound to be busy and a touch removed from your “normal” routine. Some of us will be travelling, others are working on a holiday celebration that would charm the likes of Martha Stewart. Regardless of how you plan to celebrate over these next few weeks, I ask that you keep a few things in mind to insure your beloved pet doesn’t end up on the “naughty” list, or even worse, in the emergency clinic this season. Continue reading “Holiday Safety Tips”

A Cornucopia of Thanksgiving tips to keep your pet healthy!

Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays at SportsVet and we would like to take a moment to give “Thanks” to all of our patients and clients. We are honored to serve you throughout the year and hope your family enjoys all the special moments unfolding this holiday season. Continue reading “A Cornucopia of Thanksgiving tips to keep your pet healthy!”

HOWL-oween Safety Tips


Halloween is right around the corner. For many of us this means fun costumes, an inevitable 5lb weight gain as we let the leftover trick or treat stash go to “waist” (See what I did there?), one very busy night (and for some perhaps a whole weekend) and in general just a GOOD time. However like many of our celebrated holidays, this can be a scary and confusing time for our pets. Continue reading “HOWL-oween Safety Tips”