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8 Myths About Pets Debunked

8 Myths About Pets Debunked

Rumors abound when it comes to our furry friends and sometimes it's hard to separate fact from fiction. Let's discuss some of the most common myths that are circulating about your pets so we can set things straight once and for all. Myth #1: A Dog's Mouth is Cleaner...

Understanding Pet Vaccines

Understanding Pet Vaccines

Vaccinating your pet is a great way to ensure that he lives his happiest, healthiest life. Together with your trusted veterinarian, you can ensure that your pet is protected from many serious diseases and conditions. Here's everything you need to know about pet...

Why Does My Pet Have Diarrhea?

Why Does My Pet Have Diarrhea?

[TRANSCRIPT] Owning a pet means dealing with their... Well, you know. But what should you do if it turns to diarrhea? The list of things that can cause diarrhea is a mile long, ranging from stress, to something they ate, to a recent change in diet. More serious things...

Tick Prevention for Dogs & Cats

Tick Prevention for Dogs & Cats

[TRANSCRIPT] Hi, I'm Bob and yes, I'm a tick. I was actually caught by your vet. We made a deal. I tell you all my trade secrets and they promise to remove me gently. So well, here it goes. I guess I should start with the basics. My species can live in almost any...

Wet or Dry? Which is the Best Cat Food?

Wet or Dry? Which is the Best Cat Food?

Cat food comes in a variety of flavors and textures that can make shopping for your pet an overwhelming process.  When it comes to your cat, you want to feed them delicious food that meets all of their nutritional needs. Veterinarians' most asked questions about cats...

The Benefits of Choosing an Economical Pet

The Benefits of Choosing an Economical Pet

Getting a new pet can be so rewarding. They can be entertaining and fun and provide companionship and love to our families. Depending on your living arrangements and lifestyle needs, a cat or dog may not be the best choice. Luckily, there are many low-maintenance...

A Guide To Brushing Your Dogs Teeth

A Guide To Brushing Your Dogs Teeth

Brushing your dog's teeth doesn't have to be difficult. The trick is to gradually introduce the steps at a pace your dog is comfortable with. Step 1: Touch Face & Muzzle Give them threats and praise while doing this. Step 2: Touch Outside and Inside Mouth Gently...

How To Understand Your Dog Better by Looking at Their Tail

How To Understand Your Dog Better by Looking at Their Tail

Don't we all wish dogs could talk? Well, they actually can (kind of). When you want to know what your dog is thinking, you should look at their tail for a hint. A dog's tail helps keep them balanced on land and in water, but most importantly, a dog's tail is a...

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...

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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 - Tue: 7:30am — 7:30pm
Wed - Fri: 7:30am — 6:00pm
Sat: 9:00am — 12:00pm
Sun: Closed