Tag Archives: Exotics

July Open House – Learn about our Pet Physical Rehabilitation Program


Did you know that Belle Mead Animal Hospital now offers Physical Rehabilitation to all of our clients? Dogs, cats and exotic companion mammals alike can now benefit from our new program – and to help you learn more, we are

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Help keep an animal warm


Did you know you can donate your old towels, sheets and blankets to Belle Mead Animal Hospital? Your generosity will help an animal recover comfortably after surgery or simply relax in a warm bed during their stay.      

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Veterinary care advice for your pet Guinea pig


Continuing with our series about guinea pig care, perhaps now you are a proud owner of one or more of these little cavies.  Here are some things you should know about maintaining your guinea pig’s health and well-being: Always seek

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Happy Holidays from Belle Mead Animal Hospital


Wishing everyone a joyful holiday season! The Belle Mead Animal Hospital Team, Your Other Family Doctors

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Guinea pig stress and boarding recommendations


With the holidays upon us, many people consider boarding their pets.  It’s a good time to talk about guinea pigs, otherwise known as cavies.                 Guinea pigs are very sensitive to stress. For

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Thanks to all who attended our Open House on December 7, 2013


Live reindeer on display, photos with Santa, and a tour of the hospital kept our Open House attendees busy on December 7, 2013.  We wish to thank everyone who attended for making this day a big success.      

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Come see Santa’s live Reindeer at Belle Mead Animal Hospital


It’s Open House at Belle Mead Animal Hospital on December 7, 2013!  Bring the family and leashed pets for a fun time! Our special guests will be two live Reindeer.  Here’s your chance to bring your camera and take photos

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Rabbit dietary needs and dental care requirements


Rabbits make wonderful pets. Once you and your family learn about the basic care and dietary requirements, you can enjoy many years with your furry friend. There are several breeds to choose from, and they all have the same general

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Rabbit care – tips for new pet owners


If you are considering taking a pet rabbit into your home, here are a few things you need to know: Rabbits are not rodents, they are Lagamorphs.  There are many breeds to choose from, and their typical life span is

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The benefits of Class IV laser therapy for your pet


Laser therapy is the use of specific wavelengths of light (red and near-infrared) to create therapeutic effects. These effects include improved healing time, pain reduction, increased circulation and decreased swelling. Laser therapy has been widely used in Europe since the

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