Flying the Furry Skies? Brush Up on the Latest Pet Airline Restrictions First!

July 18th, 2018 by Deer Creek Animal Hospital

Pet Airline Restrictions may impact traveling with your petIf you are one of the many pet owners who can’t imagine leaving home without your furry loved-one, you may have noticed that flying with a pet has changed dramatically in recent months. The airlines have been experiencing no shortage of pet related drama lately, and as the injuries, deaths, and strange animal passengers pile up (peacocks, anyone?), pet airline restrictions have increased significantly.

Whether you plan on flying with a service or emotional support animal, or simply want your beloved pet along for the ride, make sure you brush up on the new rules and regulations, so you can choose the airline that meets your needs. Read the rest of this entry »

Clean Contributions: The Deer Creek Animal Hospital Dog Wash Fundraiser

July 11th, 2018 by Deer Creek Animal Hospital

Deer Creek Animal Hospital is hosting a dog wash fundraiser

 

Workin’ At the Dog Wash, Yeah!

Do you care about the plight of animals in need? Do you also like having a clean pet? If so, you’ve come to the right place!

Deer Creek Animal Hospital is proud to present our annual Dog Wash Fundraiser this month, with all proceeds going to PetAid Colorado, a local nonprofit dedicated to helping our communities’ pets have access to veterinary care. The staff at DCAH is looking forward to seeing (and washing) our beloved local pets, and helping those in need at the same time.

Lending a Paw

The DCAH Dog Wash Fundraiser will be held on Sunday, July 29th, from 10AM-3PM right here in our parking lot. Our dedicated staff and volunteers will provide a gentle and thorough wash and soothing towel dry for your pet at a reasonable price: Read the rest of this entry »

The Best Summer Pet Activities in Denver

July 3rd, 2018 by Deer Creek Animal Hospital

Summer pet activities in Denver can be a great way to bond with a petThere’s no shortage of amazing things to do in and around Denver. That’s why we live here, right? Whether your pet loves playing in the snow during the winter or running in the meadow during the spring, there’s a little something for everyone to enjoy year-round.

As we officially move into the summer season, we want to take a moment to consider all the wonderful opportunities that these warmer months bring. Whether it’s immersing yourself in nature or exploring one of the many city events, engaging in summer pet activities in Denver has never been easier – or more fun!

Park it Up

Dog parks are really exciting places to visit, but there are some things to consider before introducing your dog to a new place. Because many canine illnesses are highly contagious, it’s important to keep up with your dog’s vaccinations and parasite prevention schedule. A thorough wellness exam can also ensure your pup’s protection. Read the rest of this entry »