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Continuity Care

Bruno is a  German Shepherd who had undergone a successful emergency procedure at a surgical facility to reverse torsion and remove his damaged spleen. His surgery was completed at 3:00 a.m. and his owners were to pick him up at 7:30 a.m. that same day.With a snowstorm forecast for Hendersonville, Bruno’s owners were worried about being able to transport him [...]

Common Toxic Substances

There are many substances that are potentially toxic to pets, including some human foods or medications, as well as plants, cleaners and other chemicals. Common signs of toxicity poisoning are: drooling, trembling, abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhea, convulsions, coma and disorientation. Here are some commonly found toxic substances: Human medications, including pain killers, cold medicines, antidepressants, vitamins Rat poison, snail bait [...]

WCRAH & VEH Wins Practice Manager of the Year Award

Petplan’s 2017 Veterinary Awards Winners Lead the Pack Industry’s best and brightest honored at sixth annual event Newtown Square, PA (February 6, 2017) – Thousands of nominations for Petplan’s 2017 Veterinary Awards poured in from every corner of the U.S. and Canada, but in the end, just six winners took home all the bones. Petplan hosted the sixth annual Veterinary [...]


It’s a beautiful summer day in North Carolina and you have decided to take Spot on a hike. As you are hiking down the trail, Spot becomes interested in a small bush to the side of the trail. Just after putting his nose in the bush, he yelps. He is limping and within minutes, his foot starts to swell. Spot [...]