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  • July Pet of the Month Is Monty!

    Jul 01 2015

    Monty George Rodini was born in January at Maryland Animal Sanctuary. His mom could not believe such a cutie pie was in a rescue! That goes to show you how…

  • 9 Tips For Traveling With Your Pets

    Jun 12 2015

    Summer is here and that means vacation!  Many families travel with their pets.  If you’re taking your cat or dog on a trip with you, or are traveling with them…

  • 5 Tips For Sleep With Pets

    Jun 08 2015

    Getting a good night’s sleep is crucial to maintaining your health, but making the most of those eight or so hours is not always an easy task.  A snoring partner,…

  • Q&A: Kids Ask Pet Questions

    May 22 2015

    Thanks to Dr. Danna for answering these questions! Q: What is the grossest thing you’ve ever seen? (Question submitted by Olivia, age 4) Maggots!! Maggot infested wounds on a pet…

  • May Pet of the Month is Leeta!

    May 19 2015

    Leeta is a one year old Pekingese.  She was found wandering the streets of Baltimore and brought to BSAH.  No one ever came forward to claim her, so Leeta went…

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    The Connection Between Tapeworms And Fleas

    May 12 2015

    Fleas on your pet are more than an itchy annoyance.  Fleas are also a vector for many conditions, including infestation with tapeworms. The tapeworm that infects cats and dogs, Dipylidium…

  • Beware Dr. Google: Finding A Reliable Veterinary Information Website

    May 05 2015

    Last year, one of our technicians was having persistent lower back pain.  In an effort to determine if this was a problem worthy of a doctor’s visit, she visited a popular…

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    Could Your Pet Make You Sick?

    Apr 20 2015

    When a patient presents with an illness, be it conjunctivitis, an upper respiratory infection, or a gastrointestinal virus, we are frequently asked by owners, “Can I catch this from my…

  • Kid Art by Max

    Apr 17 2015

      More kid art! Max, age 5, drew this picture of his “cousin dog,” Kosmo, affectionately known as MoMo. Thanks, Max, for sharing with us! if your child would like…

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    Congratulations To Our First Quarter Winners!

    Apr 13 2015

    Congratulations to the first quarter winners of our 2015 Review Contest!  Bonnie wins the GRAND PRIZE of 400 dollars and Sue wins the runner up prize of 100 dollars.  Don’t forget…