5 Useful New Year’s Resolutions for Pet Owners in 2020 | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

5 Useful New Year’s Resolutions for Pet Owners in 2020

A new year approaches, and it’s a very special one: 2020. It’s not only the end of another year; it’s the beginning of an entirely new decade. Because of this, many are opting in to make New Year’s resolutions more so than ever. Just as many of us make resolutions for ourselves at the start […]

5 Ways to Prevent Holiday Dangers for Dogs | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

5 Ways to Prevent Holiday Dangers for Dogs

Happy holidays! Don’t forget to include your dog in the festivities. That being said, it is important to review your plans for the holidays and make sure seasonal dangers for pets can be prevented in your home. To start, keep your pooch well protected and make sure that everyone in your home is on board […]

Weird Things Dogs Eat and Why | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

Weird Things Dogs Eat and Why They Eat Them

We love our pet dogs, but sometimes they eat some pretty weird things! As dog owners it’s natural to worry about the health and safety of our pets, especially if we see gross, disgusting items disappearing into their mouths and then being swallowed before we can stop it from happening. Will that horrible stuff make […]

Are Cats Allowed to Drink Milk? (The Answer is No & Here’s Why) | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

Are Cats Allowed to Drink Milk? (The Answer is No & Here’s Why)

To answer the question, “Should cats be allowed to drink milk?” the short answer is “no.” The puzzle that leaps to mind is, why are we cautioned against it when the sight of kittens and cats happily lapping up saucers of milk are shown everywhere? Not only do we see it in numerous movies, cartoons, […]

Why You Should Never Feed Your Dog from the Dinner Table | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

Why You Should Never Feed Your Dog from the Dinner Table

Why must you resist your sweet dog’s pleading eyes as he or she begs for food at the dinner table? No matter how cute your pooch looks, it is important that you stay strong and resist the temptation. It’s not safe to feed table scraps to your furry friend and doing so can lead to […]