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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  • Top 10 Best Christmas Gifts for Your Dog in 2019

    1 Casper Dog Bed

    Have you tried a Casper mattress? They’re heavenly!

    Casper has combined their mattress-making know-how with extensive dog-centered research to create a sleep environment that caters to canines’ natural behaviors.

    Let sleeping dogs lie on foam

    1. Recent lumps or bump that don’t go away on their own or continue to grow
    2. Sores or wounds that don’t heal
    3. Weight loss
    4. Loss of appetite
    5. Bleeding or discharge from anywhere on the body
    6. Foul odors
    7. Difficulty eating, chewing or swallowing
    8. Loss of stamina in dogs, hiding in cats
    9. Persistent limping or lameness
    10. Difficulty breathing, urinating or defecating

    Signs of cancer can be vague….Read More

  • 10 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Vet Appointment

    1 Write down your questions before you go

    You probably won’t be able to remember every question you had. It’s very easy to get distracted during a doctor’s appointment. However, if you have a written list of questions, you’re much more likely to get the answers you need.

    2 Listen…Read More

  • Water Cremation for Pets

    We are offering a new service to our clients who have lost a beloved pet. In addition to private and communal cremation, we are now offering aquamation.

    Aquamation , also referred to as water cremation, is closer to natural decomposition than any other method of disposition. The aquamation process uses gentle water flow, temperature and alkalinity…Read More

  • Pet Ear Infections 101

    What Causes an Ear Infection

    Most ear infections in pets are actually caused by environmental allergies. Other possible causes are food allergies, swimming or lack of routine cleaning. You may have a good cleaning routine and your dog doesn’t swim but you still battle ear infections. If this is the case, talk to your veterinarian…Read More

  • How to Treat Bug Bites and Stings in Dogs

    Bees

    Bee stings are painful but rarely harmful. Use a credit card to scrape the stinger out. Don’t use anything to squeeze the stinger, you may release more venom. Clean the area with mild…Read More

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Top 10 Best Christmas Gifts for Your Dog in 2019

1 Casper Dog Bed Have you tried a Casper mattress? They’re ...