How to Motivate Your Cat to Take their Medicine | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

How to Motivate Your Cat to Take their Medicine

If you’re a cat owner, you know the only thing more difficult and stressful than a sick cat is getting them to take their medication. When it comes to oral medication, there are a few methods to encourage your cat to take it. The most effective methods vary, depending on the type of medication, (whether […]

9 Reasons Why Bunnies Make Great Pets | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

9 Reasons Why Bunnies Make Great Pets

When many people decide to get a pet, the follow up question is usually: ‘Cat or dog?’ However, one type of pet that people tend to overlook is rabbits, when in fact, they’re one of the best furry friends you could ask for. Depending on who you are and what your lifestyle is, a rabbit […]

Senior Dog Care Part 1: General Care Tips | Hastings Veterinary Hospital

Senior Dog Care Part 1: General Care Tips

Dogs are often characterized by their endless energy, happy nature, and easy disposition. And while this is normally true, things can become a little more complicated when a dog reaches their senior years. As a dog ages, it can be more of a challenge to make sure they’re taken care of, thanks to more complex […]

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 […]