1. Tips to Lower Your Cat’s Risk for Emergency Surgery

    No cat owner wants to have to subject their furry friend to emergency surgery, and there are many things you can do to lower your cat’s risk. Cats are such independent animals that they often seem virtually indestructible. However, the fact is that cats aren’t indestructible, and they are just as fragile as any other pet. Cats are at risk for many conditions that could land them in eme…Read More

  2. Tips to Lower Your Dog’s Risk for Emergency Surgery Part 2

    Emergency surgery can be traumatic for dogs and owners alike, but in many circumstances, it is preventable. If your furry friend has ever had to have emergency surgery, you already know how scary and expensive the entire process can be. We are Sun Valley Animal Center, a world-renown veterinary hospital that serves Boise, Salt Lake City, Spokane and Billings, and although our surgeons are some of…Read More

  3. Tips to Lower Your Dog’s Risk for Emergency Surgery

    While some emergencies are unavoidable, a little caution could go a long way in lowering your dog’s risk for emergency surgery.  No one wants their dog to have to go through emergency surgery, and while there are many emergencies that you cannot avoid, there are many that can be prevented as well. At Sun Valley Animal Center, we provide pet surgery in Boise, Salt Lake City, Spokane and Bill…Read More

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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