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Welcome Back Dr. Herman!

We are ecstatic to announce that Dr. Elizabeth Herman will rejoin our team on January 3, 2018. During her two year departure from veterinary clinical practice, Dr. Herman worked as a Regional Consulting Veterinarian for Elanco Animal Health. Dr. Herman welcomed the opportunity to work directly with veterinarians but deeply missed...

Have a Very Happy Paw-liday!

There’s lots of fun to be had during the holidays, but also quite a few hazards for your pet. Here are a few safety tips to keep your pet jolly this season. Keep chocolate and sweets out of reach. The darker the chocolate, the more...

Thanksgiving Pet Safety Tips

Don’t give in to persuasive purrs and puppy-dog eyes this Thanksgiving!  Many of the holiday treats we love can cause health problems for our pets if they eat them. Here are some tips to keep your pets safe this holiday: Don’t leave wine glasses at...

Chronic Kidney Disease Trial

Our practice is recruiting cats with chronic kidney disease (CKD) to participate in an important clinical trial to evaluate an investigational medication to manage the disease in cats. The findings from this study may lead to better treatment, health, and quality of life for cats...

Hannah’s Sabah Adventure

Hannah Feral, a Veterinary Assistant at Murrayhill Veterinary Hospital, recently returned from a trip to Sabah, Malaysia where she spent weeks helping animals in need. Hannah spent 6 weeks working with the Sabah Wildlife Rescue Unit (WRU) in Sabah, Malaysia. The WRU, established in 2010, rescues,...

Could Irma & Harvey threaten your pet’s health?

With recent hurricane activity in southern states, our local humane societies are taking in animals from those regions, and this influx of adoptable animals could threaten your pet’s health.  As an example, in Texas, there was a recent outbreak of canine influenza just before Hurricane...

Leash Reactivity in Dogs

Dogs are such a big part of our lives, and we often want our furry friends to come with us everywhere. This can be difficult for those dogs that seem to “lose their noodle” at certain everyday stimuli such as other dogs, bicycles, skateboards, or joggers....

We are a Fear Free℠ practice!

Fear Free℠ veterinary hospitals are dedicated to making your pets’ visits as comfortable as possible. Fear Free hospitals take many approaches to reducing pets’ stress, including providing separate waiting areas for cats and dogs, species-specific exam rooms and plenty of treats! Not only is a...

Urgent Plea

I have been a volunteer with Golden Bond Rescue (GBR) of Oregon, a golden retriever rescue group for the past ten years. To date we have rescued, provided medical care and found forever homes for 2600 golden’s and golden mixes. The demand to adopt...