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The Secret to Successfully Medicating Your Pet

The Secret to Successfully Medicating Your Pet

Does medicating your pet require professional-level wrestling skills and result in scratches, bites, and frustration? Unfortunately, because of improper techniques, many pets have learned to panic and react defensively at the sight of medication. You can treat your...

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Tips for Making a Pet Disaster Plan

Tips for Making a Pet Disaster Plan

What would happen to your pet in an emergency? If you’re uncertain, take these steps to ensure their safety if the unthinkable becomes a reality. #1: Ensure your pet is always wearing current identification In an emergency, your pet may be separated from you or run...

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Should My Pet Get Vaccinated? Here Are Some Tips

Should My Pet Get Vaccinated? Here Are Some Tips

When was the last time that your pet got vaccinated? Many people think that your pet does not need to be up to date on their vaccines because they rarely leave the yard. However, it is important to be fully educated on the importance of vaccines because they could be...

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Reasons Your Cat Is Avoiding Their Litter Box

Reasons Your Cat Is Avoiding Their Litter Box

One of the most frustrating things for a cat owner is finding cat urine outside of the litter box. With its potent smell and often inconvenient placement, you might wonder if your cat is out to get you.  Believe it or not, your cat's actions are not spiteful! On the...

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Hazards to Look Out for When Your Pet Is around Water

Hazards to Look Out for When Your Pet Is around Water

On a hot summer day, taking a refreshing dip in a sparkling body of water is the perfect way to cool down, especially if you have a fur coat on. However, when venturing out into deeper waters, your pet can be exposed to several dangers. Before making a splash in the...

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This Fourth of July Is for the Pets

This Fourth of July Is for the Pets

In the pet world, July 4th has been a dreaded holiday, and with good reason. With sizzling hot weather, explosions going off overhead, and gastrointestinal and fire hazards lurking around delicious-smelling foods, your pet can encounter many risks. Turn your 4th of...

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4 Tips to Enjoy Camping with Your Pet

4 Tips to Enjoy Camping with Your Pet

Before packing up your tent and getting back to nature with your four-legged friend, check out the following tips to ensure your camping adventure goes smoothly.    #1: Take your pet on a camping trial run Have a trial run in your backyard to see how your pet...

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Is Fostering a Pet Right for You?

Is Fostering a Pet Right for You?

June is National Foster a Pet Month, so you may be extra-motivated to add a new furry companion to your household. But, do you know if fostering a pet is right for you and your family? Ask yourself the following questions before applying to be a pet foster parent....

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5 Signs of Seasonal Allergies In Pets

5 Signs of Seasonal Allergies In Pets

Pollen season is all around us, and while springtime allergens are making you sneeze and rub your watery, itchy eyes, they are wreaking havoc on your pet’s skin. Seasonal allergies appear differently in pets than people, so you should learn these five key signs that...

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Does Your Dog Have Anxiety? 

Does Your Dog Have Anxiety? 

You can likely tell when your pooch is happy, but what about when they’re anxious? In recognition of Dog Anxiety Awareness Week—May 2 to 8—our team wants to help you learn how to spot potential anxiety signs in your dog so you can help them get the support they need....

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We’re proud to serve Grand Rapids, MI and the surrounding communities.

As a community-focused veterinarian in Grand Rapids, MI, we offer a new level of full-service veterinary medicine at our facility on Lake Drive. We strive to offer excellence and earn the title as your favorite veterinarian in Grand Rapids.

Location

1350 Lake Drive SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
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Mon: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tues: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed-Fri: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sat: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sun: Closed
We are closed from 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Mon-Fri.
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Fax: 616-451-1914
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