Henderson County Veterinary Hospital

PO Box 391
Athens, TX 75751

(903)675-5613

www.hcvethospital.com

Flabbalanche! Obesity Impacts Pets, Too

How did we get into this sad and expansive state of affairs? In some respects, we are victims of our own successes and technological advances. Our excesses come ...

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Lab that found antibiotics in jerky continues search

Photo by Chris Milian The New York State Food Laboratory in Albany, N.Y., is participating in a national effort to figure out why some chicken jerky treats ...

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Glaucoma in Dogs and Cats

Glaucoma is an eye disease where by the pressure within the eye becomes elevated. It can cause significant pain and lead to blindness. Dogs and cats with prima ...

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Hairballs in Cats

"He's throwing up hairballs all the time. I'm tired of stepping on slimy hair."To the client, the problem is simple.But to the veterinarian, it's much more comp ...

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Post-Operative Care for Pets

After your pet has surgery, post-operative care is critical in terms of comfort, safety, and recuperation. Proper post-op care aids healing, minimizes the risk ...

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Feeding Tubes for Dogs and Cats

As most of us know, good nutrition and adequate fluid intake are crucial to good health.  When a pet is ill, this becomes even more important. Yet for various r ...

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