1. Common Myths About Pet Surgery Part 2

    When it comes to pet surgery, there are many myths that you need to stop believing.  Most pet owners will have to to send their pet to the animal hospital for pet surgery at some point or another, and that’s why, here at Sun Valley Animal Center, we’ve set out to give you the truth about pet surgery. In our last blog, we debunked a couple of the most common myths about pet surgery. Ke…Read More

  2. Common Myths About Pet Surgery

    There are so many myths out there about pet surgery.  Whether it be for neutering or spaying, cleaning their teeth or removing a foreign object from their stomach, at some point or another, most pets will have to undergo surgery. As a pet owner, the more information you have about pet surgery, the better. That’s why the experts at Sun Valley Animal Center have set out to debunk the most com…Read More

  3. How do You Know if Your Cat is Sick? Part 2

    Does your cat need to go to a veterinary hospital? As a cat owner, you probably know that cats can be incredibly stoic, and they don’t always  make it obvious that they are sick and in need of the vet. That’s why, in our last blog, we went over several warning signs that your furry friend may be sick. Keep reading to learn about more warning signs: #4. Vocalization Changes Whether you…Read More

  4. How do You Know if Your Cat is Sick?

    It’s not always easy to tell whether or not your cat needs to visit the veterinarian. Although cats are known for being needy, they are actually stoic creatures, and they are incredibly adept at hiding signs of pain or sickness. This makes it difficult to know when your cat is sick or hurt. At Sun Valley Animal Center, we are best known for providing pet surgery for the residents of Salt Lak…Read More

  5. Common Things Dogs Have Swallowed

    If your dog swallows something he or she shouldn’t, it can lead to many issues. Have you had a chance to read our veterinary hospital’s latest blog yet? If you have, then you already know what to do when your dog swallows something he or she shouldn’t. However, like any problem, this one is much easier to prevent than it is to deal with after the fact. However, in order to preven…Read More

  6. What to Do When Your Dog Swallows Something He or She Shouldn’t

    Dogs swallow things they shouldn’t all the time! Dogs love to chew on things of all shapes and sizes, but unfortunately, sometimes they take it one step further and actually swallows things that they shouldn’t. If your dog has swallowed a foreign object, you need to know that it can cause a whole host of problems, including obstructions or perforations of their intestines. But if you …Read More

  7. Why Dental Cleanings Are Important for Your Cat

    You should never overlook your cat’s dental health.  At Sun Valley Animal Center, we are dedicated to keeping your cat as healthy as possible. Our animal hospital serves Boise, Salt Lake City, Spokane and Billings. We have what it takes to handle all of your cat’s needs, and we even provide dental cleanings. If you’ve had a chance to read our latest blog, then you already know t…Read More

  8. Is Your Cat Due for Dental Work

    Periodontal disease is all too common in our pets.  Most people don’t think about their cats’ teeth very often. From a grooming standpoint, cats typically do a pretty good job of taking care of themselves, but According to VetStreet.com, 85 percent of all pets have periodontal disease by the time they reach the age of three. While periodontal disease may not seem like a big deal, it&#…Read More

  9. Tips for Helping Your Dog Recover From Surgery Part 2

    Every owner wants to make sure that their dog has a smooth recovery.  Recovering from a surgery can be difficult for us all, and dogs are no exception. Surgery puts a lot of stress on the body, which is why recovery can take a lot of time and a lot of patience. Our veterinary hospital understands that, as a pet owner, you want the very best for your dog. That’s why we went over a few tips f…Read More

  10. Tips for Helping Your Dog Recover From Surgery

    Pet surgery can be a scary thing for dogs and owners alike.  After all, if you are like most dog owners, you consider your dog to be a very important part of your family. In most cases, the recovery process after surgery will be simple, but for the first few weeks after your pet’s surgery, they may require a bit of extra care. The following is a list of tips from Sun Valley Animal Center of…Read More