Vet Articles - Newberg Veterinary Hospital - Newberg, Oregon

Why Should I Use Fish Oil Prescribed by My Veterinarian?

Sources of Fish Oil Wild salmon have historically been an important fish used for omega-3 fatty acids because of their high fat content. However, as they have been overfished quantities have declined. Farm-raised salmon do not off the same levels if the important EPA and DHA needed in the supplements have other major issues including:

Leptospirosis In Animals

Leptospirosis is a bacterial infection that can affect dogs and cats. The bacteria that causes it are spread via the urine of infected pets and wild mammals, which remains infective for up to six months. Pets who spend a lot of time in the water, or live in rainy areas, are at increased risk, making

Marijuana and Pets

With the recent legalization of recreational marijuana on July 1, we would like to make pet owners aware of potential health risks to your pets resulting from ingestion. While generally not fatal, ingesting this plant can have serious effects. Symptoms of pet marijuana poisoning include glassy eyes, loss of coordination, disorientation, dilated pupils, drowsiness, agitation,

Learning to Speak Cat

Learning to understand your cat’s behavior is the best way to strengthen the pet-owner relationship. Unlike dogs, cats are naturally independent, solitary animals. Feline behavior is often subtle and less obvious, making it difficult to figure out what they are trying to tell us. Common behaviors like clawing, meowing or biting are your cat’s primary

Old Cat, New Behavior

Much like its owner, a cat’s behavior changes as it matures. As the rebellious days of youth fade, a wiser, more leisurely companion emerges. Between ages 8 and 11, a cat enters its senior phase of life and considerable physiological changes occur. A slower, more relaxed lifestyle replaces the boundless energy they had as kittens.

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Newberg Vet Hospital

Serving Newberg, Yamhill County, Sherwood, Hillsboro, and more. Call 503-746-8065 to schedule an appointment today.

3716 E Portland Road
Newberg, Oregon 97132
Ph: 503-746-8065
Fax: 503-538-8305

Our Goal

Newberg Veterinary Hospital veterinarians and technicians are committed to excellence. Our world-class staff combines cutting-edge veterinary technology with decades of experience to provide the highest level of care for your pet.
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We provide veterinary care for small AND large animals. Our hospital facilities utilize state-of-the-art surgical suites and we provide 24-hour emergency care.
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Monday - Thursday:
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday - Saturday:
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Sunday:
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

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