Coon Rapids Pet Hospital Blog

  • Cold Weather

    Feb 12 2019

    A pet’s ability to tolerate cold temperatures varies by:  the thickness of their fur, their overall health, and how active they are. Pets with a lower tolerance to cold may…

  • Basenji

    Mar 21 2018

    Basenji Your dog is special! She’s your best friend, companion, and a source of unconditional love.                             …

  • Balinese

    Mar 21 2018

    Balinese Here are a few traits of a Balinese breed that would fit your lifestyle, like: Highly intelligent, playful, and energetic An affectionate companion and family cat Good with children…

  • Abyssinian

    Mar 20 2018

    Abyssinian …The Abyssinian is thought to have originated in Southeast Asia and the Indian Coast. They are said to be one of the oldest cat breeds, resembling cats depicted in…

  • Affenpinscher

    Mar 20 2018

    Affenpinscher …This ancient breed was originally kept to control vermin such as rats and mice, but over time they were bred for companionship. Their medium to short coat is stiff…

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    Conjunctivitis in Dogs

    Sep 21 2017

    Conjunctivitis in Dogs Overview There are numerous situations that can cause your dog’s eyes to look red and irritated, the most common being conjunctivitis, which is an inflammation of the…

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    New Doctor!

    Aug 23 2017

    We are pleased to announce that Dr. Kathy Seramur will be joining our team starting August 29th, 2017. Dr. Kathy Seramur is a 2015 graduate of the Royal Veterinary College…

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    Dental Health Month is February

    Feb 05 2017

    Brush Up On Your Pets Oral Health (click here for full article from VPI Pet Insurance) Coon Rapids Pet Hospital wants you to beware of Dental issues with your pets. Here…

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    Ticks are OUT!

    Apr 11 2016

    It is that time of year again that the little critters are crawling around outside. Where do fleas and ticks live? You may not see them, but they’re there. Fleas…

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    Nov 24 2015

    It’s time once again for the annual Santa photo shoot. Santa will be making an appearance at Blaine Area Pet Hospital to visit all his furry friends and pose for…