3 Reasons to Walk With Your Pet in August

3 Reasons to Walk With Your Pet in August

Why should you walk your pet in August (and every other month of the year, too)? Because walking your pet regularly provides plenty of benefits for both of you. Here are three reasons to get outside and go on a walk with your pup.Walking helps to keep you...

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Caring For Your Cat Through The Years

Caring For Your Cat Through The Years

Cats: They’re curious, mysterious, and fiercely independent. And, while we can’t completely unlock the mystery that is your feline friend, we can guide on caring for your cat through her lifetime. Here’s your guide to basic feline veterinary care from...

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Keeping Your Pet Calm On The 4th Of July

Keeping Your Pet Calm On The 4th Of July

The Fourth of July is approaching, and who doesn’t love a good fireworks display? Well, for starters, your pet. While we understand and expect the loud bangs and booms of the Fourth, your pet doesn’t, and the typical noises of the holiday are often...

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What Your Pet’s Body Language is Saying

What Your Pet’s Body Language is Saying

How well can you decipher your dog’s body language and his attempts to communicate with you? Does a wagging tail always indicate happiness? Does panting always mean a dog is hot? If you have a concern about your dog's behavior, be sure to ask us at your...

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Your Dog & Heartworm Disease

Your Dog & Heartworm Disease

For Heartworm Awareness Month, it's important to know about the disease so that you can help your beloved dog be protected from it. Today, we are talking about what it is, how it's spread, and what types of preventative measures you can take. What is...

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Pet Goals: Preventative Care

Pet Goals: Preventative Care

Just like we know things we can do to live a better life, did you know there are many things we can do for our pets, too? This Spring, let’s help them live their best life. Here are a few simple routines we can add to help our pets thrive: Exercise more —...

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4 Household Items Poisonous to Pets

4 Household Items Poisonous to Pets

For Poison Prevention Month, we wanted to talk about some common household items that you might not think twice about. Many pet owners know some of the common things that are poisonous for pets. Today, we want to share with you a few common, dangerous...

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What You Need To Know To Train Your Cat

What You Need To Know To Train Your Cat

Your pet relies on you for daily needs such as food, shelter, safety and to take care of things when they go wrong. That includes making sure he or she stays happy and healthy for as many years as possible. At South Shore Veterinary Hospital, we’d like to...

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Everything You Need To Know About Heartworm In Dogs

Everything You Need To Know About Heartworm In Dogs

At South Shore Veterinary Hospital, we believe that wellness care should be the foundation of every pet’s health regimen. Our services are designed to support all of your companion’s needs and adapt accordingly over the years. We offer puppy and kitten...

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