Basic Tips For Creating a Healthier Life for You and Your Pet

Basic Tips For Creating a Healthier Life for You and Your Pet | For this month's post, our associate Dr. Fryburg was kind enough to offer up some of her thoughts on providing a healthier life for our dogs and cats (and really most creatures for that matter).  In...

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Sallie the War Dog | Boulder Veterinary Clinic

Sallie the War Dog | Boulder Veterinary Clinic | I was recently in my hometown of Lemoyne, PA and took my kids to the National Civil War Museum.  I’m a big Civil War geek so my family has come to expect this sort of thing anytime I’m east of the Mississippi.  On...

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Wanna Feed Feathers? | Animal Hospital Boulder

Wanna Feed Feathers? | Animal Hospital Boulder Ok, this is a weird one; Dogs are often prescribed a feather-based diet when they suffer from food allergies.  Most people don’t know they’re feeding their dogs feathers.  A lot of veterinarians don’t know they’re...

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Puppies, Airplanes, and True Love | Boulder Veterinarian

Puppies, Airplanes, and True Love | Boulder Veterinarian A few weeks ago, I attended a veterinary conference in Kansas City.  On my return flight home, I ended up sitting next to a guy named Scott who’d picked up a new puppy just hours before.  The pup was an...

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If animals could talk | Boulder vet clinic

If animals could talk | Boulder vet clinic In my opinion, one of the best qualities of dogs and cats is that they can’t talk.  Everyone else is talking all the time, and quite frankly it’s exhausting.  But not dogs and cats.  They are quiet company and aren’t...

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Ew, Anal Glands | Boulder Vet Clinic

Ew, Anal Glands | Boulder Vet Clinic Anal glands are the worst.  They’re so gross.  In my opinion their smell is perhaps one of the most horrid odors there is.  If you’re out of the loop on anal glands, I apologize for the disruption of your blissful ignorance. ...

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Welcome Dr. Kendra Fryburg! | Boulder Veterinarian

Welcome Dr. Kendra Fryburg! | Boulder Veterinarian | Rise Vet is thrilled to welcome Dr. Kendra Fryburg to our practice!  Dr. Fryburg has almost two decades of experience as a small animal veterinarian and is simply awesome all around.  Over the years she's done a...

Boulder vet hospital | our mission

Boulder vet hospital | Our Mission RiseVET opened in September of 2020 with the intention of creating a culture-focused veterinary practice.  It's been an incredible first year and a half, and we've been honored and humbled by Boulder's response to our practice. ...

My Dog Loves Chocolate | Boulder Animal Hospital

My Dog Loves Chocolate | Boulder Animal Hospital | My dog Biltzen loves chocolate.  Dark chocolate preferably.  He's gotten into it about half a dozen times and nearly killed himself thrice. Blitzen is pretty much game to eat anything...peanut butter, horse poop,...

Marshall Fire | Boulder Veterinary Hospital

Marshall Fire | Boulder Veterinary Hospital | The Marshall Fire on Dec 30th was both devastating and completely unexpected.  Here in Colorado, we are unfortunately accustomed to a summer fire season.  However, a fire of this magnitude seems to be something that...