Managing Pets’ Pain Through Rehabilitation Therapy

Managing Pets’ Pain Through Rehabilitation Therapy

The International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management recognizes September as Animal Pain Awareness Month, so it’s a good time to review what veterinarians can do if your pet is hurting. No pet parent wants to think of their beloved pet in pain. Thankfully, advancements in veterinary medicine mean that we have lots of options available to…

Keeping Pets Safe in Summertime

Keeping Pets Safe in Summertime

It may be August, but the summer weather is not ending anytime soon! For some Florida pets, the seasonal hazards can even be present year-round if temperatures and humidity levels stay high. Understanding the dangers can help you keep your dogs and cats safe from accidents and injuries, ensuring your “endless” summer is a happy…

Top 5 Most Common Injuries to Cats

Top 5 Most Common Injuries to Cats

Cats can wind up needing emergency care for a huge range of reasons – and some seem naturally more accident-prone than others! But much of what we see at Animal Emergency Hospital Volusia tends to be commonplace, and most pet parents will deal with one or more of these injuries in their pet’s lifetime. Let’s…

Top 5 Most Common Injuries to Dogs

Top 5 Most Common Injuries to Dogs

Pets can wind up needing emergency care for a huge range of reasons – and some seem naturally more accident-prone than others! But much of what we see at Animal Emergency Hospital Volusia tends to be commonplace, and most pet parents will deal with one or more of these injuries in their pet’s lifetime. Some…

Springtime Health Hazards for Pets

Springtime Health Hazards for Pets

The sunshine, warm breeze and longer daylight hours are beckoning – spring has sprung! But before you hurry outside to enjoy it with your pets, make sure you’re aware of some of the most common springtime health hazards for dogs and cats. Plants & Flowers: In springtime, many of the earliest plants to bloom are…

AEHV Sponsors Mission to Fly Sick Mother and Puppies to Tampa Area Rescue

AEHV Sponsors Mission to Fly Sick Mother and Puppies to Tampa Area Rescue

We recently had the chance to sponsor our first Pilots N Paws rescue flight of 2021. Our consulting veterinarian, Dr. Luiz Bolfer, piloted a flight with some very precious cargo: a mother dog and her three puppies. They were first under the care of Florence Lauderdale Animal Services in Alabama, but the shelter was full and…

When Your Pet Needs Surgery

When Your Pet Needs Surgery

Nobody wants to think of their pet having to go under the knife. But in some cases, surgery is necessary for dogs and cats, either in an emergency situation or to remedy a non-life-threatening injury or illness. Thankfully, several of our emergency veterinarians have done extensive training and now have years of experience with many advanced…