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  • October is adopt a shelter dog month!

    Oct 14 2016

    October is Adopt a Shelter Dog month.  There are many great shelters in our area that strive to find great homes for dogs and other pets.  In honor of this…

  • Is My Cat in Pain?

    Sep 17 2016

    Many people may not realize it, but our pets can experience pain just as we do.  We may assume that our pet could be painful after a surgical procedure or…

  • GAH to start dog training classes soon

    Sep 08 2016

    Grafton Animal Hospital is proud to announce that we are bringing back obedience classes for dogs.  It’s been a few years since we have been able to offer this service,…

  • USAA partners with Embrace Pet Insurance

    Aug 25 2016

    When clients ask our opinion of the best pet insurance companies, it is tough for us to give a definite answer because the companies vary on coverage and price.  But,…

  • Grafton Animal Hospital treats wildlife

    Aug 05 2016

    Each year, there is plenty of wildlife in our area that becomes sick or injured and needs veterinary care.  The veterinarians at Grafton Animal Hospital will treat many of these…

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    Why does my pet need a heartworm test to get more prevention?

    Jul 28 2016

    You bring your pet in for his wellness exam and vaccines.  You get your pet tested for heartworms and pick up a 6-month supply of preventative.  You promise to be…

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    Protect yourself from a pet liability claim

    Jun 29 2016

    I was in my doctor’s office recently and found an article in the  AAA Tidewater Traveler magazine regarding how to reduce your risk of a pet liability claim.  I know…

  • Why does the vet take my pet to the back during his/her visit?

    Jun 08 2016

    You may have had your pet at Grafton Animal Hospital for a wellness visit and been told that we would like to take your pet to the back to give…

  • Planning a trip for the Memorial Day weekend?

    May 24 2016

    Grafton Animal Hospital offers boarding, and we still have plenty of space for this coming weekend.  The weather man is finally calling for some sunshine, so it would be a…

  • Are expensive dog foods better for my pet?

    May 17 2016

    I recently heard a conversation on the radio regarding a couple arguing over the price of their pet’s food.  It made me think that, just like other things, we naturally…