• Parktown Veterinary Clinic COVID-19 Update
    Dear Pet Parents,As news of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community continues to develop, we are monitoring the situation closely. At this time, our hospital remains open and is operating Read more
  • Therapeutic Laser Treatment
    Using a Class IV FDA approved Laser Treatment Unit we are able to provide a painless alternative to treat joint pain, muscle strains, ligament sprains and injuries, as well as Read more
  • Pet Odor Problems
    One concern we hear from clients about their furry ones is often to do with a bad odor developing. It is important to know what types of odors are normal Read more
  • Socializing Puppies
    Puppyhood is an important time to get your new dog off to the right start. It is important to introduce a puppy to all the new things that you can Read more
  • Fecal Parasite
    When was your pet’s last fecal parasite screening? Did you know that some intestinal parasites that are spread through our pet’s fecal waste can pose as health risk to humans? Read more
  • Canine Coginitive Dysfunction
    Canine Coginitive Dysfunction, also known as CCD, is an age related degenerative process of the brain, similar to Alzheimer’s humans. The check list below list some of the more common Read more
  • Feline Wellness
    When was your cat’s last check-up?  Did you know that while cats far out-number dogs as the most popular pet in the US, studies have found their vet care is Read more
  • Summer Pet Travel
    Traveling over the summer? Make sure your pet is ready for your summer vacation plans. If your pet will be boarding at a local kennel, be sure their up to Read more
  • Seven Things Every Pet Owner Needs to know about Dog Flu
    Dog flu is on the rise nationwide.  We are committed to providing up to date information about pet care.  Please see below for 7 things every pet owner should know Read more
  • Dentistry and Anesthesia
    What is anesthesia-free dentistry? This is a service you may have seen advertised, but is not what it sounds. Un-trained and un-licensed people are advertising this service as an alternative Read more
  • Dental Disease
    Dental disease, also called periodontal disease, is one of the most common clinical conditions seen by our veterinarians. This comes as no surprise when we consider that most adult dogs Read more
  • Splenic tumors: How can you screen your pet?
    Dogs presenting in a collapsed state is one of the most traumatic conditions we see as veterinarians. Splenic tumors are one of the most common causes for this presentation. Read more
  • Canine Coginitive Dysfunction
    Canine Coginitive Dysfunction, also known as CCD, is an age related degenerative process of the Read more
  • Dental Facts
    Dogs start out with 28 deciduous (baby) teeth, cats start out with 26 deciduous teeth. By six months of age, these baby teeth fall out and are replaced by permanent Read more
  • Dental X-Rays
    Intra oral radiographs (x-rays) are an important part of your pet’s dental care. Remember much of the tooth lies under the gums. The only way to evaluate the root structure, Read more
    Western medical acupuncture is a therapeutic modality involving the insertion of fine needles. It is an adaptation of Chinese acupuncture using current knowledge of animal physiology, anatomy and pathology, and Read more