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How To Get Your Cat To Take A Pill

How To Get Your Cat To Take A Pill

Just like you, at some point in your cat’s lifetime, your cat will get sick and will require some form of medication. Initially it doesn’t sound bad, but medicating cats can be so difficult that jokes have been written about it.  To read the joke, scroll to the bottom...

How To Get Your Dog To Take A Pill

How To Get Your Dog To Take A Pill

Some dogs will eat anything and everything—including their medications. However, most dogs are reluctant to gobble down pills and capsules, especially if the medication is large or if it smells bad to them.  Some dogs are wary of anything unusual and will refuse all...

Issues With Self-Diagnosing Pet Health

Issues With Self-Diagnosing Pet Health

The internet is an amazing resource, but there's plenty of questionable information and suggestions out there. Self-diagnosis based on search results can lead to false alarms or can just as easily cause a pet to suffer from a serious health issue without treatment....

Preventative Heartworm Treatment in Colorado

Preventative Heartworm Treatment in Colorado

When asked who our best friend is, many of us say "My dog!" Most of us also know that heartworm is one of the most common illnesses that dogs get, impacting 1 in 200 dogs. You'd be surprised at the number of owners that don't give their dogs preventative medications...

Tips for Keeping Your Pets Safe During The Holidays

Tips for Keeping Your Pets Safe During The Holidays

Our theme today has to do with that time of year when we are celebrating the holidays. For pets, this time of year can be confusing, and sometimes dangerous. Here we'll walk through some things to think about when preparing for the holidays. Dangerous Foods - There...

Why Won’t My Cat Use the Litter Box?

Why Won’t My Cat Use the Litter Box?

Is your cat reluctant to use her litter box? There are several reasons why a cat will stop using a litter box. We'll cover those reasons, and possible solutions, below but your first step should be a visit to the veterinarian. After your vet has ruled out a possible...

Tips for Traveling with Pets

Tips for Traveling with Pets

[Transcript] Previously on The Im-Paws-ible Race, we met our contestants who are racing across the country with their pets. Today, each team will use a different method of transportation to travel from their hometown to a remote destination. Liz is clearly a planner....

Does My Dog Have Separation Anxiety?

Does My Dog Have Separation Anxiety?

[Transcript]Dr. Pawz:Welcome to Dog Talk. I'm your host, Dr. Pawz. All right, let's go to our first caller. Hi, Miles. How can I help? Miles:Hi. Yeah, my dog Olive is destroying things in my house and it's really getting frustrating. Dr. Pawz:Oh, interesting. Let me...

Top 6 Dog-Friendly Activities in Colorado Springs

Top 6 Dog-Friendly Activities in Colorado Springs

It's always a bummer when you have to leave your dog behind any time you go for a trip. Fortunately, Colorado Springs, the most dog-   friendliest city in the country, allows you to take your pup everywhere you go. If you're in the city and are looking for a...

Can You Get COVID-19 From Your Pet?

Can You Get COVID-19 From Your Pet?

Which of the following is known to transmit the Coronavirus disease to humans? Pets, other humans, mosquitoes, or all of the above. The correct answer is other humans. While myths have circulated about pets and even mosquitoes spreading Coronavirus, only humans are...

Signs Your Pet is Having Heat Stroke

Signs Your Pet is Having Heat Stroke

Which of the following is a symptom of heat stroke in pets? Panting, drooling, sleeping a lot, or all of the above? The correct answer is, all of the above. Heat stroke is a serious condition that requires immediate veterinary attention. It occurs most often on hot...

6 Tips for Taking Your Dog Hiking

6 Tips for Taking Your Dog Hiking

When the weather is good, and you're off on your next adventure, it's only natural that you'd want to take your best friend with you. Your dog probably enjoys a day of hiking almost as much as you do. Planning a day of hiking with your dog isn't the same as planning...

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Pine Creek Veterinary Hospital in Colorado Springs | Compassionate Healthcare for Your Pets

Contact Us
Phone: 719-955-0966
Text: 719-955-0966
Fax:719-955-0971
Email Us

Address
4120 Royal Pine Drive
Colorado Springs, CO
80920

Get Directions

Our Hours
Mon - Thurs: 7:30am — 7:30pm
Fri: 7:30am — 5:30pm
Sat: 9:00am — 12:00pm
Sun: Closed