Senior Cancer Screening

SENIOR CARE – NEW METHODS FOR EARLY CANCER DETECTION The rate of spleen tumors in dogs have risen over the past decade, accounting for 5% of all tumors in dogs. Spleen tumors primarily occur in middle-aged to older dogs (mean 9.3-11 years), most often in large breed dogs, with the German shepherd dog, golden retriever, … Read more

New Canine Influenza Strain

Please be advised that the Asheville Humane Society is currently experiencing an uptick in CIRD cases (canine infectious respiratory disease) as is the entire state of North Carolina. Testing performed by the humane society has isolated the H3N2 strain of the influenza virus. Clinical signs of this virus include copious nasal discharge as well as … Read more

Kittens For Adoption

Seven kittens and their mama were found at Craggy Pinnacle 2 weeks ago. Kittens are estimated to be 8 weeks old and will be available for adoption in the next 2 weeks and will be spayed , neutered and available for adoption. If interested please call Susan at 336-210-8896. Their rescue is Furever Friends in … Read more

Respiratory Illness Affecting North Carolina

We want to make you aware of the current respiratory outbreak of multiple pathogens affecting dogs throughout the country.  As reported by Upstate Veterinary Hospital in Greenville, South Carolina, there are multiple strains of Canine Influenza moving rapidly through Western North Carolina. Two strains of Group A influenza (H3N8 and H3N2) have apparently been identified … Read more

May Schedule

Hi everyone, We hope this message finds you all healthy and enjoying this beautiful Spring weather! Just wanted to update you on some things at the hospital. First, we are allowing people into the building, as long as you have a face covering on. Second, we will have some days in May where Dr. Emery … Read more

Dental month is coming!

Hello everybody, We hope you are all staying healthy and enjoying this wintery weather. We just wanted to announce our upcoming dental month in February. If you schedule a dental cleaning for your cat or dog during the month of February, you will receive 10% of off the dental procedure. If you would like the … Read more

Merry (almost) Christmas!!

We hope our clients and patients have a safe, healthy, and blessed holiday. We wanted to let everyone know the office will be closed Christmas Eve, Thursday December 24th, Christmas Day, Friday December 25th and New Years Day, Friday January 1st. *** Dr. Emery will be taking some much deserved vacation time and will be … Read more

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!

Greetings all, We will be closed on Thursday, November 26th to celebrate Thanksgiving. The office will be open on Friday, November 27th until 12:00pm. We hope you, your pets and families have a safe and healthy holiday. We are so thankful for all our wonderful clients. Happy Thanksgiving Turkeys!