Wellness

  • Small Birds have Big Attitude!

    Mar 10 2015

    highparkadmin | Education, Wellness

    Those of us that are lucky enough to be owned by a small bird know that they are big personalities and brains in tiny bodies. Budgies, cockatiels, lovebirds, and all…

  • “Out on a Limb” – a note on training by Kristi

    Jun 09 2014

    highparkadmin | Education, Wellness

    My, how times have changed. When I started working with parrots in the 90’s, most parrot training involved control. Time and again I was told that I must approach parrots…

  • Know Your Pet’s Teeth!

    Feb 10 2014

    highparkadmin | Wellness

    February is Dental Health Awareness Month, celebrated Nationally and here at the Animal Hospital of High Park! BAD BREATH!…It’s often one of the first and most offensive signs of dental…

  • Dental Health Month

    Feb 03 2014

    highparkadmin | Wellness

    Have you brushed your cat or dog’s teeth today? Dental healthcare in our pets is just as important as it is for us. They can also develop severe dental issues…

  • Your own Pet First Aid Kit

    Dec 29 2012

    highparkadmin | Wellness

    Hey there, animal lovers! Here’s a little tip from us to you: Basic first aid kits are a good idea for any pet owner – ideally before their pet suffers…

  • Is My Pet A Healthy Weight?

    Oct 30 2012

    highparkadmin | Wellness

    Today, almost 50% of pets are overweight. It can be a difficult task to get a pet’s weight down to a healthy level. However, our furry friends will have a…

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    Things to consider when getting a new pet

    Aug 31 2012

    highparkadmin | Education, Wellness

    Whether purchasing from a breeder or adopting from the Humane Society, it is important to prepare for your pet’s arrival.  This is especially true with exotic species. Here are 5…