How Do I Socialize My Dog & When Should I Start? | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

How Do I Socialize My Dog & When Should I Start?

When we say socialize your dog, we mean teaching your puppy to mingle with humans and other animals. Socializing your dog will help them adjust to their surroundings via exposing your pet to different people and pets, as well as to a good variety of situations, sounds, environments, and objects. Socializing your dog should begin […]

Health Benefits of Spaying or Neutering Your Pet Rabbit | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

Health Benefits of Spaying or Neutering Your Pet Rabbit

Did you know that there are health benefits to spaying or neutering your pet rabbit? For example, expect a longer lifespan when you have your bunny spayed or neutered. It is as important for rabbits to be spayed or neutered as it is for cats and dogs. What is Spaying/Neutering? This type of surgery is […]

Why is My Cat Drooling & What Can I Do About It? | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

Why Is My Cat Drooling & What Can I Do About It?

Cats don’t drool very much and when owners discover their cat drooling at all, they often worry about it. Sometimes, there is good reason to worry. It is important to note if your cat drools only now and then or if it is ongoing or excessive, in which case, it indicates a problem needing treatment. […]

How Often Should My Dog's Ears Be Cleaned? | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

How Often Should My Dog’s Ears Be Cleaned?

This is one question our vets get asked a lot! Your dog’s ears need to be cleaned only as per recommendation of your veterinarian, or when there are signs of an ear problem. In any case, your dog’s veterinarian should always be the one to make the diagnosis and take care of the problem with […]

These Tips Make Litter Box Training for Kittens Easy | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

These Tips Make Litter Box Training for Kittens Easy

Have you adopted a kitten recently? If so, congratulations! Now the next step after you bring your new kitten home: litter box training. However, you don’t have to worry about training a kitten to use the litter box if you have chosen a good location for it and have all the supplies on hand before […]