Tag Archives: Canines

Garden mulch can be toxic to your pets


With spring comes lawn care and garden maintenance.  However, did you know that certain mulch brands can be dangerous for your pets? Some of you may have read the warnings that have been circulated through the internet recently and in

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Dr. Somjen and dog Chill compete in AKC Obedience Classic


Dr. Kim Somjen and her dog Chill (Katwalk Calm Like a Bomb UDX OM3 PCDX GN BN TKP) recently competed in the AKC Obediene Classic, December 15-16, 2018 in Orlando, Florida. Four obedience dogs and their owners – one dog/handler

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Dr. Somjen and dog Chill to Compete in AKC® National Obedience Championship


From June 30 to July 1, 2018, some of the best-behaved and most highly-trained dogs in the nation will meet at The Roberts Centre in Wilmington, Ohio, with the goal of becoming the next National Obedience Champion at the prestigious

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Dr. Kim Somjen achieves certification as Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner


Join us in congratulating Dr. Kim Somjen who recently achieved her Certification as a Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner through the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine (UTCVM)! She began the certification process three and one-half years ago through the University

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Join Belle Mead Animal Hospital at the July Somerset Patriots Bark in the Park Night!


We’re excited to announce the Belle Mead Animal Hospital team will once again participate in the Somerset Patriots “Bark in the Park Night” on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Bring your leashed dog, family, and friends for a fun evening at

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Why puppy socialization is so important


There are many different factors that can influence whether your new puppy grows into a well behaved and friendly dog or one that is more shy or aggressive. You may not realize how much early life experiences can and do

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Flea Control and Disease Prevention for your Pets


What are Fleas?  Fleas are tiny, wingless, jumping insects that feed on the blood of your pets and your family.  The year has proven to be one of the worst flea seasons we have seen in over 20 years.  All

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Laser treatment helps bite wounds heal – Case Study


Infrared light has extraordinary healing properties, and the clinical effectiveness of laser therapy has been well documented through numerous studies. Its effect is photochemical rather than thermal, as in surgical lasers. Class IV lasers, such as the K-laser which is

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Pet insurance helps patient through ACL surgery


We like to share stories of our patients whenever we can, because sometimes their stories are also your stories. And if we see a miraculous outcome, all the more reason to share! Sharing gives hope to many others with pets

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Join Belle Mead Animal Hospital at Bark in the Park Night


Get ready for another fun night out with the Belle Mead Animal Hospital team! We’ll be participating at the Somerset Patriots “Bark in the Park Night” on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. We invite you to come to TD Bank Ballpark,

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