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  • Hurricane Evacuations with pets

    Sep 07 2017

    Many of our clients have been coming into the clinic and talking about Hurricane Irma that is still a possible threat to our area.  Many are making plans just in…

  • Meet Dr. Jennifer Moore

    Aug 31 2017

    If you have visited Grafton Animal Hospital recently, you have probably figured out that we have a new doctor.   Jennifer Moore joined Grafton Animal Hospital in June of this year. …

  • Keep your pet from getting lost while traveling!

    Aug 25 2017

    Do you often travel with your pet?  And are you a tech junkie that loves to have the latest and greatest gadgets?  A recent article in the Daily Press spotlights…

  • Is your pet your child’s best friend?

    Jun 13 2017

    Nothing seems to go together better than children and pets.  I love seeing kids riding bikes and a dog running close behind.  I was reading the April 2017 Trends Magazine…

  • June is National Microchip Month!

    Jun 09 2017

    Happy National Microchipping month!!!!  Okay, so you may not be planning a family gathering or purchasing gifts for this occasion, but here is why it’s important to consider a microchip…

  • Why does my pet need bloodwork to get that medication?

    May 26 2017

    I was recently speaking with one of our valued Grafton Animal Hospital clients who informed me that he had a kidney transplant within the last year.  I was very surprised…

  • Does your pet make you more attractive?

    May 12 2017

    Did you ever wonder what your pet does for your looks?  The folks at Petsies recently surveyed 1000 Americans in a study that found your pet can certainly make you…

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    Beat the Heat

    May 05 2017

    Ahhhh, summer is finally right around the corner.  Rain, snow, and cold weather should soon be a distant memory.  But summer heat can be dangerous for your pet. In one…

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    April is Lyme Disease Prevention Month

    Apr 24 2017

    April is National Lyme Disease Prevention month.  Lyme disease is a growing problem in dogs and humans, especially in southeastern Virginia.  Did you know that dogs are 50% more likely…

  • What to do if you have lost your pet

    Apr 15 2017

    My sister told me recently that her friend, Renee, had lost her cat, Dutchie.  He got out of the house and was gone a few days.  Renee was worried sick…