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Fleas and Ticks are here!

Posted by on Mar 24, 2015 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments

 ME SO HUNGRY!!! Nom Nom Nom They’re creepy, they’re crawly…and they can carry diseases.Fleas and ticks are not just a nuisance, but pose animal and human health risks. They suck your pet’s blood; they suck human blood and can transmit diseases.  Some of the diseases that fleas and ticks can transmit from animals to humans (zoonotic diseases) include plague, Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, bartonellosis and others.  That’s why it’s critical to protect your pets from these pesky parasites and...

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Pewaukee Community Fair

Posted by on Mar 10, 2015 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments

4th Annual Pewaukee Community Fair Saturday, March 14  |  10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Pewaukee High School Join your Pewaukee community for a fun-filled day with carnival games, fabulous prizes, business vendors, face painting, bounce houses and an inflatable obstacle course. New this year, Kindercare will be providing free childcare with a donation to the food pantry encouraged.  Near the vendor area, Champions will be providing free arts & crafts.  There will also be food vendors, performances from local talent, an extensive silent...

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February is Dental Month!

Posted by on Jan 19, 2015 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments

We are offering 10% off of canine and feline dental cleanings in the month of February! At Lakeview Animal Clinic we would like to remind you that preventative dental care is always less expensive than oral catastrophes! Dental health problems are extremely common, and many are very painful and can lead to serious systemic conditions. An untreated dental infection can spread to the heart, kidneys, and other organs, and suddenly become life threatening. Practicing good dental hygiene at home in addition to regular dental cleanings by your...

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Happy Halloween!

Posted by on Oct 13, 2014 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments

Tips and Tricks for a Safe and Happy Halloween!   No tricks, no treats: That bowl of candy is for trick-or-treaters, not for Scruffy and Fluffy. Chocolate in all forms—especially dark or baking chocolate—can be very dangerous for dogs and cats. Candies containing the artificial sweetener xylitol can also cause problems. If you do suspect your pet has ingested something toxic, please call your veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at (888) 426-4435.        Dress-up can be a big mess-up for some pets. Please...

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Beat the Heat!

Posted by on Aug 11, 2014 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments

Beat the heat with these hot weather tips from the ASPCA. Visit the Vet A visit to the veterinarian for a summer check-up is a must. Make sure your pets get tested for heartworm if they aren’t on year-round preventive medication. Do parasites bug your animal companions? We can recommend a safe flea and tick control program for your furry friend. Made in the Shade Pets can get dehydrated quickly, so give them plenty of fresh, clean water when it’s hot. Make sure your pets have a shady place to get out of the sun, be careful to...

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Feliway, The Secret to Happy Cats.

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments What is Feliway? Feliway is a synthetic copy of the feline facial pheromone, used by cats to mark their territory as safe and secure. What does that mean exactly? By mimicking the cat’s natural facial pheromones, Feliway creates a state of familiarity and security in the cat’s local environment. Why should I use Feliway? Feliway can be used to help comfort and reassure cats while they cope with a challenging situation and help prevent or reduce the stress caused by a change in their environment. What...

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***We have acquired all medical records from Merton Veterinary Clinic***

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments

As many of you know, Merton Veterinary Clinic is now permanently closed. Dr. Anna Schwister has obtained all of the medical records from Merton Veterinary Clinic. The staff at Lakeview Animal Clinic have been working day in and day out calling every single previous Merton client to inform them that their records are available at our location. Please help us spread the word about Merton Veterinary Clinic being closed! Any previous clients can get in contact with Lakeview Animal Clinic to either pick up their previous records, stop in for a tour...

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Flea and Tick Season

Posted by on May 6, 2014 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments

Now that the weather is starting to warm up, some pesky parasites will come out looking for a meal.  Two of those parasites that we need to keep our furry friends safe from are fleas and ticks. How can fleas harm pets: *Cause our pets a lot of discomfort by biting them all day, everyday *Flea allergy dermatitis- a very uncomfortable skin condition *Fleas can give our pets tapeworms, an intestinal parasite   Ticks can transmit diseases that can lead to serious medical conditions: Along with your dogs annual heartworm test, we also...

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February is Pet Dental Health Month!

Posted by on Jan 30, 2014 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments

We all have busy day to day lives, which makes it really easy to forget things such as our pets’ dental health! That’s why we are here, as your family vet clinic, to remind you of the importance of keeping your pets’ teeth clean! Did you know that February is Pet Dental Health Month? For the whole month of February, Lakeview Animal Clinic is offering 10% off canine and feline dental cleanings! Why is dental health so important with our animals? The tartar build up on their teeth is actually full of bacteria. This bacteria can...

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Pets and freezing weather

Posted by on Jan 3, 2014 in Lakeview Animal Clinic | 0 comments

    Just because our pets have fur-covered bodies, doesn’t mean they aren’t susceptible to damage from freezing temperatures that Wisconsin brings in the winter! Just like people, pets’ cold tolerance can vary from pet to pet based on their coat, body fat stores, activity level, and health. As Dr. Anna likes to say, ” If it’s uncomfortable for you to be outside, it’s uncomfortable for your pets to be outside.” Have you ever seen your pet holding their feet up or chewing at their paws while out...

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