Boarding Your Best Friend

With all the snow we have been having this winter our minds are starting to wander to the sunny days of spring and summer. You may be thinking about where you would like to venture to for your summer vacation. In an ideal scenario, you may choose a place that allows you to bring your [...]

New Leash on Life

Gilbertsville Veterinary Hospital is proud to support New Leash on Life.  See what great work they are doing celebrating the human animal bond. Visit the New Leash on Life website for more information about the organization. Check out this segment which was on Wild About Animals.

True Confessions of a Flea

Hi, my name is Toderick, the flea.  I wanted to share my story with you.  I have a rather large family of 1,050 close relatives and it's growing!  We have a great home with lots of bedrooms and we are always well fed.  The home we live in has great carpets that many of my [...]

I Still Have Fleas

Did you hope that your flea problem would end with the cold weather?  Unfortunately, fleas are determined to stay alive even when weather conditions outside are less than ideal. So where do the fleas live?  Fleas may be hiding inside or outside without you even knowing it.  Inside they can be found hiding in your [...]

The Health Benefits of Spaying or Neutering Your Pet

The Health Benefits of Spaying or Neutering Your Pet Your female pet will live a longer, healthier life. Spaying helps reduce or eliminate the risk of mammary gland tumors, ovarian and/or uterine cancer, especially if done before the first heat cycle. Neutering provides major health benefits for your male. Besides preventing unwanted litters, neutering your [...]