Tavares Animal Hospital

418 East Alfred Street, Tavares, FL 32778
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Office: (352) 343-7793 Emergency: (407) 644-4449

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  • Boarding Your Pet During a Hurricane

    Meteorologists are predicting an extremely active hurricane season this year. Many of our clients choose to board their pets with us during hurricanes in case they decide to evacuate. Some just want the peace of mind knowing their pets are safe in the event they sustain damage to their homes. We have a generator for power outages and hurricane…Read More

  • What happens when your pet has surgery?

    So, what exactly happens when your pet has surgery? Dropping your pet off for a surgical procedure can be very stressful. Even though you trust your veterinarian, it’s not easy to hand your baby over and walk out the door. Sometimes, knowing exactly what’s happening can help ease some anxiety.

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    If you’ve ever wondered if you could express your dog’s anal glands at home, you came to the right place. If you have a small or medium sized dog, you’re probably well acquainted with having your pup’s anal glands expressed. But, a trip to the veterinarian isn’t always necessary. Some dogs are easily done by you at home….Read More

  • How to Clean Your Dog’s Ears

    Cleaning your dog’s ears is just part of being a pup parent. It doesn’t have to be scary for you or your dog. Getting into an ear cleaning routine can go a long way toward avoiding vet visits. Click here for more information about ear infections. Aim for…Read More

  • How to Brush Your Dog’s Teeth

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    Use a pet or toddler toothbrush and pet toothpaste. Make sure the toothbrush fits comfortably in your pet’s mouth. Use a yummy flavored toothpaste, like chicken, made specifically for animals. Do not use human toothpaste. Put small amounts of toothpaste on the brush and let your pup lick and chew on it. You can use…Read More

  • How to (Try to) Cat Proof Your Christmas Tree

    Another year, another kitty vs tree battle. Try our tips for keeping your tree pretty and your cat out of mischief. Merry Christmas and good luck!

    1 Consider an artificial tree.

    Artificial trees can be better for cats for a few reasons. There is no water to drink and possibly make them sick….Read More

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Boarding Your Pet During a Hurricane

Meteorologists are predicting an extremely active hurricane season this year. ...