Attention Itchy Dog Owners!

UPDATE – Apoquel will not be available till mid – 2015. Please read this letter from Zoetis for more information. Cortlandt Animal Hospital will continue to help your animals to scratch less until availability of this product. Introducing Apoquel, the newest FDA approved drug used to control itch and inflammation in allergic dogs over 12 […]

The Skinny on Flea and Tick Protection

Before we know it, the snow will be behind us.  As temperatures rise above 40 degrees, ticks will wake from their winter slumber and goal  one is to get a meal….from you or your pet.  While we have no good flea and tick preventatives for us ( I have oft joked with my pediatrician about […]

Seresto Flea and Tick Collars Offer 8 Months of Protection

Seresto kills fleas and ticks on dogs or cats for a full 8 months. Now pet owners have an effective and affordable option for flea and tick control in an easy-to-use eight-month collar. Seresto™ combines two active ingredients, imidacloprid and flumethrin, providing dual action against fleas and ticks. Bayer’s sustained release technology provides continuous protection […]

Warmer Weather and the Need for Vaccines

Spring is upon us. While vaccines can be given any time of year, the exposure risks for many of the diseases we vaccinate against increases with the warmer weather when we spend more time outside with our pets. Vaccination against rabies is required by law because of its zoonotic potential (meaning people can get it, […]

Companion Therapy Laser Provides Pain Free Procedures for Your Pet

LASER THERAPY AND YOUR PET What will the application of laser therapy do for my pet? Laser therapy applied with the Companion therapy laser system provides a sterile, pain-free, surgery- free, drug-free treatment which is used to treat a variety of injuries, wounds, fractures, neurological conditions, numerous dermatological problems, and pain. Whether your pet is […]