Dental Health and Your Pet
Dental health is an important part of keeping your pet happy and healthy. Did you that by the age of 3 your pet will most likely have some degree of dental disease?
Dental Health and Your Pet
Dental health is an important part of keeping your pet happy and healthy. Did you that by the age of 3 your pet will most likely have some degree of dental disease?read more
COVID 19 Curbside Service Procedures
Thank you for your patience and cooperation during this time. We remain dedicated to providing you with exceptional service while keeping you and our staff safe. We will continue to offer curbside service until further notice. Our procedure is as follows: - When you...read more
Animal Hospital Renovations
This month we announced the start of our major hospital renovation! Construction is now three weeks underway, and so much has changed already. These upgrades will help us better serve you and your pets. We are very excited for our facility to be more efficient and...read more
Protect Your Pets from Obesity
This is the time of year for resolutions- and many revolve around weight loss, getting in shape and eating better- for us at least! Shouldn’t your pet have a resolution to lose weight too? In all seriousness, obesity in pets is a big deal! A 14 year study of...read more
Happy Holidays from AHROX!
We would like to take this blog post to highlight our past year… We currently work closely with St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Society and support them in the work they do in the animal rescue field. We currently offer new adopters a free first exam and help them learn...read more
Keep your pets protected from Rabies!
What is Rabies? Rabies is a serious deadly zoonotic disease present in most parts of the world. It is one of the most common diseases to vaccinate against in small animals as well as some livestock species. It is typically transmitted by a bite from an infected animal...read more
Tips & Tricks for Halloween
Thank you all for your support of our 2nd annual Open House event on October 1st! We had over 100 people stop by for a visit, get pictures taken, make a craft or two and have some food. We enjoyed seeing each and every one of you- old friends and new! We appreciate...read more
Open House October 1st!
On October 1st we will hold our second annual Open House here at The Animal Hospital of Roxbury. We enjoy opening our doors to the public and inviting them in to see behind the scenes. This year our Open House is promising to be bigger and better then the last! This...read more
4 Reasons Your Pet Needs Bloodwork
Protect Your Pets Against Dental Disease
Pet’s get dental disease too! We strongly recommend keeping on top of your pet’s teeth as long term neglect of dental disease can lead to tooth loss and systemic disease, not to mention the chronic pain associated with damaged teeth. Please read through our...read more
5 Tips to Keep Your Pet Cool
1. Fans & Air Conditioners Keep fans or air conditioning at comfortable levels during the day for your pet’s even if you are not home to enjoy the cool air with them. 2. Hydrate Provide plenty of fresh water as dogs can only dissipate heat while panting, and during...read more
5 Tips for Summer Travel with Pets
Memorial Day weekend brings the unofficial start to summer and with it, school vacations and time off from work! If you plan on traveling with your pets this summer here are some tips to make the time more enjoyable for all! Meds for Car Sickness 1. Car rides can be...read more
Protect Your Pets Against Lyme Disease
Spring has sprung! With the onset of warm weather we are all out and about more, and most of the time that means our pets are too! Spending more time outside means our furry friends are more susceptible to diseases transmitted by other critters and parasites. Lyme...read more
Protect Your Pets Against Leptospirosis
Spring has sprung! With the onset of warm weather we are all out and about more, and most of the time that means our pets are too! Spending more time outside means our furry friends are more susceptible to diseases transmitted by other critters and parasites. Like...read more
Why I Highly Recommend Pet Insurance
Health insurance is a hot topic, but have you ever thought about insurance for your pet? We have insurance for everything else these days – from our cars to our computers – so why not our pets?! Pet insurance policies have come a long way over the years, with many new...read more
Tips for Weathering the Cold with Your Pets!
Perfectly Prepared Winter can be a fun time for some, and not so fun for others! Some dogs love playing in the snow, romping around and catching snow balls while others don’t want to step foot outside. Winter is an ideal time to bring your pet into the vet for a...read more
Exciting Changes for 2017
Welcome 2017! The Animal Hospital of Roxbury is honored to celebrate its one-year anniversary this month! Over the last year we’ve made many exciting changes, including renovations to the waiting and exam rooms, as well as beautifying the parking lot with flower...read more
Holidays Pet Safety Tips
‘Tis the season, or so they say... The holidays can be a fun and exciting time for you and your pets but it can also be scary! When you're making holidays plans, decorating and cooking, keep these tips in mind to keep your pets safe. Traveling If you are gone for a...read more