When of a nature that can be dealt with using limited staff are sometimes accommodated. Most emergencies are best treated by the Peninsula Animal Referral Center, a state of the art, fully staffed, after-hours facility located in Tabb, 5-1/2 miles south of GAH on Highway 17.

Peninsula Animal Referral Center
1120 George Washington Memorial Highway (Rt. 17)
Telephone: 757-874-8115
www.parcvets.com/

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Vacation Boarding for your Pets

For many of us, the long, cold January days are when we start to daydream about taking a vacation somewhere warm and sunny to escape the winter blahs. Or maybe a winter ski getaway is more your style. As exciting as it is to plan a vacation, regardless of the type of... READ MORE

12 Winter Safety Tips for Pets

In the upper parts of North America, the snow has started to fly. Admittedly, this may make some of us jealous of our Australian friends who are just heading into summer now, and who might not find these winter safety tips quite so relevant at the moment. However, the... READ MORE

Pet Cancer Awareness Month

November is Pet Cancer Awareness Month. November is dedicated to spreading the word about pet cancer, sharing stories of pet affected by cancer, and informing the public on prevention and treatment of cancer in pets. Many organizations are dedicated to fighting this... READ MORE

Seasonal Activities to do with your Dog

In North America, Fall is in the air, while Down Under, Spring is in full swing. Regardless of which side of the planet you live on, these transitional seasons bring new adventure potential to the surface for you and your furry friends. The mid-range temperatures... READ MORE

National Pet Diabetes Month

November is National Pet Diabetes Month. Diabetes is a condition that affects both cats and dogs, as well as humans. Diabetes in animals is very similar to diabetes in humans. However, when it comes to our furry friends, it can be difficult for them to communicate... READ MORE

Responsible Dog Ownership Day

The American Kennel Club has been celebrating Responsible Dog Ownership days for over 14 years, hosting events and demonstrations, Canine Good Citizen tests and more in an effort to celebrate and educate the public about Responsible Dog Ownership. One of these days is... READ MORE

September is Happy Cat Month!

September is Happy Cat Month! Cats are wonderful companions and pets. Take some time to make sure as a cat owner, you are dedicated to ensuring you have a happy feline friend. Some things you can consider when evaluating how happy your cat may be, or extra things you... READ MORE

August 15 is Check the Chip Day!

We’ve talked about microchipping before; about what they are and the benefits of getting your pet microchipped. Microchipping is a safe and easy way to greatly increase the chances of your pet being reunited with you, should they ever get lost or separated from you. A... READ MORE

Celebrate National Mutt Day July 31st!

July 31st is National Mutt Day! This day to celebrate all the wonderful mixed-breed dogs out there was created in 2005, and is celebrated twice during the year. It was created to raise awareness for all the dogs in shelters that need loving homes, and to educate the... READ MORE