Author Archives: Bothell Pet Hospital

About Bothell Pet Hospital

Since 1954, Bothell Pet Hospital has been operating as an independent small animal hospital, providing primary veterinary care to cats and dogs in Bothell, Lake City, Lake Forest Park, Kenmore, Woodinville, Mill Creek, Kirkland, Brier, and other surrounding neighborhoods.

Galliprant New Arthritis Medication for Dogs

Do you have a dog with arthritis?  If you do, or even if you have a dog that just seems to be “slowing down,” you are going to love the news we have about a new medication available! The veterinary … Continue reading

Posted in Dog / Canine Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bothell Participates in Washington State University Preceptorship Program

Since 2004, Bothell Pet Hospital has been participating in a guided preceptorship program with Washington State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine, in which we host 4th year veterinary students for one month, so they can get a taste for how things operate in … Continue reading

Posted in Dog / Canine Health | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

February is National Pet Dental Health Month

While we try to emphasize the importance of pet dental health throughout the year, February gives us an opportunity to highlight specific aspects of dental assessment, treatment and preventative care. Good oral health is more than just a pretty smile. Poor … Continue reading

Posted in Dog / Canine Health | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Transporting a Cat with Minimal Stress

By Dr. Naomi Keiper of Bothell Pet Hospital If you’re a cat owner, you know how stressful it can be to get your feline to the veterinarian – for both of you! Trying to get a cat into a carrier … Continue reading

Posted in Dog / Canine Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cushing’s Disease – A First Hand Veterinary Perspective

Is my dog just getting old (or could there be something else going on)??? Have you noticed that your middle aged or older dog is starting to slow down? Is he lethargic, maybe panting more, getting up at night to … Continue reading

Posted in Dog / Canine Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dr. Kovar in St. Vincent and the Grenadines with World Vets

As many of you know, I have been volunteering with World Vets for the past several years. The organization operates in over 45 countries on 6 continents. Their mission is to “improve the health and well-being of animals by providing … Continue reading

Posted in World Vets | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Fat Cat – Overweight Felines and What You Can Do

Current studies estimate that over 50% of cats in the US are overweight or obese. In fact, obesity is the most common nutritional disorder in our pet population. Unfortunately, the problem often goes unrecognized by their caretakers. So is your cat … Continue reading

Posted in Cat / Feline Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment