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    Temporary Changes in Hours March 23-April 3, 2021

    Mar 21 2021

    Dr. Pedersen will be having routine surgery on March 23, 2021 and will be out of the clinic until April 5, 2021.  During that time we will have several days…

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    The Skinny on Obesity

    Feb 09 2021

    Obesity in pets is one the rise. Over 50 percent of American dogs are overweight or obese yet studies show that skinny dogs live longer. A lot longer. Purina did…

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    We’re So Excited!

    Nov 02 2020

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2020 CONTACT: Christine Panek Director of Marketing and Communications American Animal Hospital Association [email protected] Capitaland Animal Hospital celebrates 50 years of accreditation Capitaland Animal…

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    How much should we blame the pandemic for the behavior of naughty pups?

    Jul 01 2020

    (Editor’s note: This article appeared in the June 25, 2020 edition of NEWStat, a newsletter published by the American Animal Hospital Association. We have seen a growing number of people…

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    SARS-CoV-2 and your cat

    Apr 23 2020

    Two cats in the United States have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 after showing signs of mild upper respiratory disease.  Idexx Laboratories has just announced the availability of a SARS-CoV-2 PCR…

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    Basic First Aid Procedures

    Apr 21 2020

      Any first aid should always be followed by immediate veterinary care. First aid care is not a substitute for veterinary care, but it may save your pet’s life until…

  • Information about Covid-19 and your pets

    Apr 07 2020

    From the American Veterinary Medical Association   Updated as of 6 p.m. on April 5, 2020 Health officials across the U.S. and all over the world are working hard to…

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    Donate to Help Pets in Need

    Mar 10 2020

    Capitaland Animal Hospital is pleased to announce our affiliation with the Veterinary Care Charitable Fund (VCCF), a program created by the American Veterinary Medical Foundation to provide veterinarians with a…

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    Beware: Some Springtime Plants Are Toxic!

    Mar 02 2020

    Everyone loves springtime and the opportunity to spend more time outdoors. Our pets love to explore the new garden growth as well but beware some plants are toxic to our…

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    Thinking of Pet Insurance? Consider all the options before you choose

    Feb 06 2020

    We love our pets. Most of us consider our pet a member of the family. But if your pet should become sick or injured, the vet bills can run into…