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Nashville pet owners, as your dog and cat ages - their healthcare needs become greater. Since pets age at a faster rate than humans, Southside Animal Hospital recommends an exam every six months after your pet reaches age 7 in order to ensure your older pet is happy, healthy and pain-free.
Although there is little scientific evidence (due to the rarity of eclipse) and data to confirm effects the solar eclipse have on your pets, we wanted to give you some insight and tips to keep your pets safe:
A microchip increases the chance that pets will be reunited if lost or stolen. However, a microchip only works if the information linked to the chip is correct and your contact information is up to date.
Why should you microchip your pet?
Pet owners in Nashville, Brentwood, Antioch and the area, are you asking yourself, "Why should I vaccinate my pet?"
Common Incorrect Cat Myths:
Nashville pet owners - Fourth of July traditions like fireworks and picnics can be frightening and dangerous for pets. Take precautions to keep your pets safe before, during and after July 4th festivities. More pets go missing in Nashville around July 4th than any other time of year – don’t let it happen to your family!
July 4th Pet Safety Tips – Prepare in Advance:
• Make sure pets have ID tags....
Pets can’t say how they’re feeling - it is usually how they look or act that tells you something is wrong. Cats are great at hiding their illness and symptoms from us. You play a key role in helping your pet combat illness and stay as healthy as possible and Southside Animal Hospital is your partner in your pet’s health.
Annual (and bi-annual as the pet ages) exams and blood tests are the best ways to ensure that your pet lives a....
Occasional pet itching is common - especially for dogs. Frequent itching may be a sign of skin disease or allergies and can cause hair loss or skin damage. Plus, it can be an annoyance to you, even keeping you up at night. If not addressed early, your pets m....
Southside Animal Hospital is proud to sponsor Nashville Paw's Cover Dog Search!
2017 NASHVILLE COVER DOG SEARCH
Saturday, April 29, 2017
1 - 4pm
Lenox Village Town Center
6900 Lenox Village Drive Nashville, TN 37013
Is YOUR dog the next cover star for Nashville Paw&n....
Nashville & Brentwood pet owners – It takes just one bite from an infected mosquito to break your pet’s heart!
What are heartworms? Heartworms are a serious disease, particularly in Nashville with the prevalence of mosquitoes. Foot-long worms (that look like spaghetti) live in the heart, lungs & blood vessels, causing lung disease, heart failure, organ damage and can be fatal if untreated.
Nashville/Brentwood pet owners – Although a year-round problem, springtime brings an increase in fleas & ticks, which is bad news for you & your pets.
Despite their tiny size, fleas & ticks cause misery for your pet. Fleas & ticks stimulate allergies, cause infections & transmit disease ....
Southside Animal Hospital welcomes clients of Hickory Plaza Veterinary Clinic!
We hope you enjoyed your relationship with Dr. Smith and his vet team and wish him well on his retirement.
Southside Animal Hospital is here to become your trusted veterinarians. Our veterinarians can provide your pets with preventative care and wellness, examinations and vaccinations, surg....
Besides just BAD BREATH, dental disease:
Southside Animal Hospital realizes coming to the vet can be stressful on your pets, in particular cats.
We have implemented feline-friendly practices at our vet hospital:
Nashville/Brentwood pet owners – Regular vet appointments are important for pets to live long, healthy & happy lives! We recommend all pets, even indoor and pets that appear healthy, have two exams each year to help identify problems early.
Going to the veterinarian can be stressful on your pets (and you). As well, boarding your pets while you travel can cause anxiety with ....
Nashville & Brentwood area pet owners - New Year's Resolutions for healthy & happy pets in 2017!
Nashville pet owners – Southside Animal Hospital offers you the convenience to shop online 24/7!
Have pet prescriptions, food and supplies delivered to your door! Our online pet pharmacy & pet supply store with home delivery provides affordable, quality pet medications, food and supplies delivered....
In the spirit of holiday giving we are accepting donations (monetary and or supplies) for the Nashville Cat Rescue and the Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary. Please help Southside help those without a voice and make their holiday bright!!
Watch what they eat Avoid giving pets turkey skin, dark meat, gravy or buttery side dishes. Fatty foods can cause diarrhea, vomiting or even pancreatitis. Never give your pet bones – bones can get lodged in your pet’s intestine or throat. Chocolate is toxic to pets so keep it out of reach and sight of your pets.....
Southside Animal Hospital salutes our veterans and active duty and retired military with a 10% discount on our vet services.
We salute you!
Pet owners in Nashville, Brentwood, Franklin, Antioch, Nolensville and Williamson County & Davidson County, Tennessee. - traveling for the holidays?
Southside Animal Hospital is accpepting boarding reservations for Christmas & winter holidays!
Do not delay in making your winter holiday reservations with us - or even Spring Break 2017 - so you do not miss ....
It is National Veterinary Technician Week from the National Association of Veterinary Technicians - created to recognize the contributions technicians have on pet healthcare.
Our technicians are watchful eyes and discerning ears, assisting the doctors to help diagnose and treat, collecting specimens & performing laboratory procedures, preparing animals, instruments, & equipment for surgery, assisting....
Southside Animal Hospital is proud to be honored as a finalist in the "Best Veterinarian" category in the Tennessean's Toast of Music City awards.
Thank you to everyone who voted in the Readers' Choice awards!
Client satisfaction is important to us at Southside Animal Hospital. Our vet staff takes great pride in providing every pet in Nashville, Brentwood and our area with high quality veterinary& boarding services.
We believe that testimonials of our vet clinic from other Nashville pet owners is great way to get to know more about Southside Animal Hospital Hosptial.
Welcome you to post a testimonial of your vi....
Exciting things happening at Southside Animal Hospital! To better serve you, we have launched your pet portal through EPetHealth which offers you 24/7 access to your pet's medical history plus:
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