We have always taken parasite control very seriously at Little Silver Animal Hospital and it is flea & tick season again. This year the Companion Animal Parasite Council’s latest forecast for Heartworm and Lyme Disease just reinforces the need to protect your pets throughout the year. Each year the options for flea & tick control change and improve. We […]
We are serving as a drop off point for the Have a Heart Food Drive to Benefit Lunch Break as well as the the businesses listed below! Throughout the month of February, please bring us any non-perishable food items.
On Saturday, November 22nd, 20/20 Investigative Journalism aired their piece entitled “Is Your Veterinarian Honest With You?” We wanted to address this piece due to the large amount of misinformation regarding dental disease that it contained, particularly the quote by Dr. Marty Becker. Dr. Becker, who is known as “America’s Veterinarian” and is considered one […]
Millions of pets in the US are suffering from obesity, and it doesn’t look like it’s going to slow down anytime soon. The family pet just isn’t as active as they used to be, and the foods we feed them aren’t helping matters either- a typical 12.5lb house cat should only receive roughly 200 calories […]
Today is World Rabies Day. Why a day devoted to rabies you ask? Because rabies kills more than 55,000 people every year. In the United States, one to two people die annually, and there were more than 6,000 reported cases of animal rabies in the U.S. in 2012. It is a major public health concern […]
This is Sid the turtle Sid was brought to us by a client last fall who saw him on the side of the road. When she picked him up, his leg was dangling so she knew he needed medical care and brought him to us. As you can see from the photo above, the leg […]
Hello everyone! My name is Charlie Brown. I am a 3 year old Domestic Short Haired cat. Although I am super sweet, I’m a bit of a trouble maker. My mom brought me to Little Silver Animal Hospital because I was vomiting, lethargic, and not eating. After carefully examining me and taking some x-rays, the […]