Urinary Blockages In Cats, A REAL EMERGENCY

Urinary Blockages In Cats, A REAL EMERGENCY

Urinary Blockages in Cats, It is an EMERGENCY! A urinary blockage occurs when there is an obstruction in the urethra, the tube that carries urine from the bladder to the outside of the body. When this happens it is difficult or impossible for a cat to empty the bladder, making it a life-threatening emergency. If your cat is having trouble urinating (see list below), do not delay […]

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Dog Car Sickness and Motion Sickness

Dog Car Sickness and Motion Sickness

For many dogs, going on an outing in the family car is an enjoyable adventure. However, for dogs that experience motion sickness, car rides are anything but enjoyable, no matter how fun the destination may be. What Causes Dog Car Sickness and Motion Sickness? Motion sickness in dogs can result from conflicting sensory signals that are sent to the emetic (vomiting) center in the brain. […]

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Letter from Elanco Regarding Seresto Collars

We wanted to share this letter that we received from Elanco regarding their Seresto Flea and Tick Collars.

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Xylitol Poisoning in Pets: Know the Facts

Xylitol Poisoning in Pets: Know the Facts

 By Dr. Pippa Elliott, BVMS, MRCVS These days, animal poison control centers receive thousands of calls across North America about accidental xylitol poisoning in pets. Xylitol Is Dangerous to Dogs: The Killer in Your Kitchen Cabinet Back in the 19th century, when people wanted to get rid of a rat infestation they went to the chemist shop and right off the shelf bought arsenic or cyanide. […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Flea & Tick Preventatives

The Dos and Don’ts of Flea & Tick Preventatives

Post Provided By: https://www.petplace.com/ Stephanie Silberstang, DVM CVA Flea and tick preventatives are highly recommended in most parts of the United States and internationally for dogs and cats. Fleas can cause local itchiness, allergies, anemia, and can transport certain diseases, including tapeworms and the bubonic plague. Ticks are by far the scarier bug, as they can cause life-threatening diseases to dogs, including Lyme disease, Ehrlichiosis, […]

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What’s That Part Called?

The names of many pet parts are the same as humans (think pelvis, scapula, and femur), but there are a handful that are unique to animals. Check them out! apron (or frill): chest hair crest: the area of the back that starts at the nape of the neck and ends at the top of the shoulders dewclaws: a vestigial thumb dewlap: loose skin under the throat and neck, […]

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Discount Dental Cleanings THIS FEBRUARY!

It is time to pick a duck for February Dental Awareness Month! Come pick a duck from our discount duck pond! Inside the pond are several ducks with percentages ranging from 10% to 15% off. Every client is guaranteed 10% for their pet’s dental for procedures scheduled during the month of February. This game was a major success the past few years. You will pick […]

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Emergency Hospitals

Blue Pearl Specialty & Emergency Hospital (Franklin) 615-333-1212 320 Mallory Lane Franklin, TN 37067 615-333-1212 Blue Pearl (Goodlettsville) 615-859-3778 – ER Only Blue Pearl (Nashville) 615-383-2600 – ER Only Blue Pearl (Murfreesboro) 615-890-1259 – ER Only Veterinary Wellness Clinic Of Spring Hill 615-730-3046 Veterinary Wellness Clinic Of Columbia 931-548-2523

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Online Ordering

Take the hassle out of online ordering. As a client of Companion Animal Hospital, we will do it for you! Want to order online and skip the trip to the office? Want your products and non-controlled medications delivered right to your door? Tired of struggling to order online yourself? No problem! Because you are a Companion Animal Hospital client, we will handle the hassle of […]

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Simparica Trio

All-In-One Internal & External Parasite Preventative As an advocate for your pet’s veterinary care, we continue to find the products, treatments and services that assist us in achieving our objective: Helping You Love Your Pets. We are very pleased to announce that effective November 12, 2020, Companion Animal Hospital began selling Simparica Trio, by Zoetis Animal Health. Trio is the long-awaited answer to both internal […]

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