Northwest Veterinary Hospital

3817 Dry Creek Dr
Austin, TX 78731

(512)453-7776

nwvhaustin.com

            HELPFUL WEBSITES  
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In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, here are some links to websites that provide some great information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care.                         

 

HEARTWORM AND FLEA CONTROL

Heartgard Dose Reminder -   With the Heartgard Reminder App, you program the date you to give your dog the next Heartgard dose, and then receive a reminder when to give the next dose.  Heartgard Plus is an oral monthly parasite preventative tasty chewable tablet we carry for dogs and cats that protects against heartworm disease and intestinal parasites.  Visit their homepage or call our office for more information.   heartgard app

Frontline Free Dose - Buy 6 months of Frontline and get 1 month free! Buy 12 months and get 2 months free!Frontline is a topical monthly parasite preventative we carry for dogs and cats that protects against fleas and ticks for one month.  Visit their homepage or call our office for more information.

 Trifexis Rebate Coupon - Get a rebate when you buy  a 6 or 12-month supply of Trifexis through our office!  Visit this website for your online rebate form. Trifexis is an oral monthly parasite preventative we carry for dogs that protects against heartworm disease, fleas and intestinal parasites.   Visit the homepage or call our office for more information.

Comfortis Rebate Coupon - Get a rebate when you buy a 6 or 12-month supply of Comfortis through our office!  Visit this website for your online rebate form. Comfortis is an oral monthly parasite preventative we carry for dogs that protects against fleas.  Visit their homepage or call our office for more information.   

 Revolution for Cats - Revolution for Cats is a topical monthly parasite preventative we carry that protects against heartworm disease, fleas, intestinal parasites and ear mites.  Visit their homepage or call our office for more information.

 Revolution for Dogs - Revolution for Dogs is a topical monthly parasite preventative we carry that protects against heartworm disease, fleas, ticks and ear mites.  Visit their homepage for call our office for more information.

   

TRAINING

Choosing a new puppy
This is a nice starter guide of things to consider if you are thinking about getting a puppy. 

Behavior problems
Best-selling authors and recognized experts on animal training and behavior,         

Brian Kilcommons and Sharon Wilson, provide a terrific resource on a variety of

behavioral problems. If you want to learn more about feline housesoiling,

barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this

one out!  

HEALTH CONCERNS

Heartworm Society

Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease.

National Animal Poison Control Center

This website includes a library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control center.

USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including the latest news on such things as pet travel, and many other important topics.

West Nile Virus

This site is has the latest information on West Nile Virus. Maintained by the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, here is the latest information on the spread, disease transmission, symptoms, etc..



COPING WITH THE LOSS OF A PET 

Rainbow Bridge 

Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site.               Rainbow Bridge

It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members

PET FOOD

We carry a variety of diets and treats from the companies listed below.  Most of the diets we carry are prescription and address a variety of conditions (including obesity, gastrointestinal upset, diabetes, food allergies, kidney failure, chronic urinary issues, joint health, oral health, etc).  We also stock balanced diets from Hills for cats and dogs of different sizes and ages!  Visit the websites listed below for coupons and rebates, information on various diets carried, nutritional information and weight-based feeding guides.  Call our office for more information on what diet would be best for your pet!

 

Hill’s Prescription Diets - http://www.hillspet.com/products/prescription-diet.html

Hill’s Healthy Advantage Diets - http://www.hillspet.com/healthyadvantage/home.html

Royal Canin Veterinary Diets - http://www.royalcanin.us/products/products/veterinary-products/all-veterinary-products

Purina Veterinary Diets - http://www.purinaveterinarydiets.com/default.aspx

Iams Veterinary Formula Diets for Dogs - http://www.iams.com/dog-food/buy-now?online=VTF

Iams Veterinary Formula Diets for Cats

http://www.iams.com/cat-food/buy-now?online=VTF

 

DENTAL HEALTH

 Our doctors make dental screening a part of every full physical exam to ensure that aspect of your pets health is in good form.  In addition to regular dental cleanings, there are (tasty) measures you can take, at home, to keep those chompers healthy!

 

CET Home Dental Care - Explore CET’s website for information on the various dental       CET Dental chews

health products we carry (Hextra Chews, Veggidents, Flavored Pet Toothpastes,

Rinse and Water Additives).

  

SPECIALISTS AND EMERGENCY ANIMAL CLINICS

The following are clinics our doctors work with regularly.  We confidently refer our patients there knowing they will receive the level of care our doctors strive to maintain.

 

Emergency Animal Hospital of Northwest Austin -For after hours emergencies, the hospital is minutes from our practice.  Our doctors maintain a close relationship with both North and South locations to ensure your pet is cared for after our normal hours of operation.  For locations, hours, and contact information, visit their website.

http://www.eahnwa.com/custom_content/c_75452_contact_us.html                        

 

Central Texas Veterinary Specialty Hospital - With locations in both South Austin and Round Rock, CTVSH provides referral service in Surgery, Internal Medicine, Dermatology, Neurology, and Rehabilitation & Conditioning Services for companion animals.

http://www.ctvsh.com/