Preventive Medicine for Pets: Why We Do What We Do | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

Preventive Medicine for Pets: Why We Do What We Do

At Hastings Veterinary Hospital, we are all about providing pet owners with preventive medicine. So here’s what you need to know. What is Preventive Medicine for Pets Exactly? There are several different forms of preventive medicine that goes into our regular veterinary care services. Examples include vaccinations, blood testing, and flea and parasite control. Basically […]

Top 5 List of Gift Ideas for a Pet Lover this Christmas | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

Top 5 List of Gift Ideas for a Pet Lover this Christmas

Like the rest of the family, pets deserve a gift or two this holiday season! However, it’s important to choose safe and appropriate presents for our furry friends. If you’re planning on gifting a pet that belongs to a relative or a friend, there’s a wealth of toys, treats, and accessories available. In general, we […]

Creative Ideas to Keep Pets Out of Christmas Decorations | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

Creative Ideas to Keep Pets Out of Christmas Decorations

If you’ve ever raised a cat or dog, you probably know that the holidays tend to bring new levels of challenge when it comes to keeping your furry friend safe. With all the exciting decorations, delicious food, and new people coming and going, the holidays can be an overwhelming time for pets. One of the […]

How to Keep Your Cat Happy and Safe During Christmas | Cat Care Tips | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

How to Keep Your Cat Happy and Safe During Christmas

Christmas is the busiest time of the year for everyone. There’s so much to do, especially if you are planning to have family and loved ones visit this year. The tree needs to be decorated, there’s planning and shopping for gifts to do, there’s food and baking to prepare for…the list goes on. What about […]

Hastings Veterinary Hospital - How to Get Your Cat to Exercise More (They Need it Too!)

How to Get Your Cat to Exercise More (They Need it Too!)

Cats aren’t exactly renowned for their highly organized exercise regimens. When you think of a cat, you probably think of naps and carefree stretching, punctuated by brief explosions of energy. Although outdoor cats usually get a decent amount of exercise in a day, it can be tougher to keep an indoor cat in shape, so […]