Coon Rapids Pet Hospital Blog

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    NexGard Flea and Tick chewable

    Jun 19 2014

    Merial, the makers of Frontline and Heartgard now bring us the newest form of flea and tick prevention, “NexGard”. NexGard is a vegetable-based, meatless (beef-flavored) chew that may be a suitable…

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    Cat Fancy Magazine

    Jun 17 2014

    Do you know what your cat’s petting preferences are? Susan Soennichsen and Arnold S. Chamove of the Psychology Department at Massey University in New Zealand decided to find out where…

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    Safe Pet Tips for Summer

    Jun 12 2014

    KEEP YOUR PET SAFE THIS SUMMER Summer is almost here. Now is the time to brush up on warm weather safety tips so you and your pet can both beat…

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    Photo Contest on Facebook Page

    Mar 11 2014

    Good afternoon, We would like to remind everyone of the Facebook Contest we are having on our Coon Rapids Pet Hospital, PA page. Please send your Shenanigan Photos to [email protected] The…

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    Kaitlin Technician of the week

    Feb 27 2014

    My name is Kaitlin and I live in Coon Rapids. I have one dog and his name is Scout. He is an Australian shepherd/cattle dog mix and has the most…

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    Introducing your new baby to your loving pets….

    Feb 27 2014

    Introducing you new baby to your loving pets…. http://msnvideo.msn.com/?videoid=41326045-3e31-48e9-9c9b-ebcfb2692974&src=v5:share:sharepermalink:&from=sharepermalink

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    Krista, our tech of the week.

    Feb 18 2014

    Krista is from Circle Pines, MN has been a technician at Coon Rapids Pet Hospital for the past year. She previously worked at Pet Hospitals in Anoka and Andover, MN.…

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    Dental Health Month

    Feb 18 2014

    February is National Pet Dental Health Month at Coon Rapids Pet Hospital! Approximately 75% of dogs and cats over 3 years old have some degree of dental disease. This figure…

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    Cats and Dogs: A Part of Our Humanity

    Jan 24 2014

    An unknown author wrote, “It came to me that every time I lose a dog they take a piece of my heart with them. And every new dog who comes…

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    Cold Weather Tips

    Jan 21 2014

    Cold Weather Tips for Pets There are a number of factors that can affect cold tolerance in pets, including coat, fat stores, activity level and health.  Long and thick coated…