Pet Care Blog

Do You Know How Hot A Parked Car Really Gets?

By and large, most pet owners adore their pets and would never do anything to deliberately harm them. However, there are plenty of pet owners who unknowingly risk the health of their pets by leaving them in parked cars. While they aren’t intentionally trying to make their pets uncomfortable, there appears to be a misconception […]

What You Need To Know About Pet Surgery

Does your pet have an upcoming surgery scheduled? If so, we want to put your mind at ease. At Beechwold Vet, our veterinarians are fully trained on the latest surgical procedures, use state-of-the-art equipment, and provide extensive surgical aftercare. In short, we treat your pets as if they were our own. And speaking of pet […]

What You Need To Know About Spaying/Neutering Your Pet

If you’re a new pet owner, you probably have a lot of questions. As vets, we find that often, those questions center around neutering and spaying. To help you understand the basics, we’ve listed some of the most common questions we receive about this topic. Read on to learn more about sterilization procedures. What Is […]

3 Tips to Easily Bathe Your Dog at Home

While you might be comfortable bathing yourself regularly, you may be less thrilled about the idea of cleaning your dog. For far too many pet owners, this task can seem like an especially arduous one. However, we’re happy to help. Allow us to demystify the process and explain our top tips for easily giving your […]

Should I Cut My Dog’s Nails at Home?

For many pet owners, trimming a dog’s nails is one of the most intimidating acts they can undertake. While on the surface it seems pretty simple, nail trimming can be challenging if you’re new to the activity. But, don’t worry! We have tips on how to trim your dog’s nails, why it’s so important, and […]

Is Your Pet’s Dental Health Really That Important?

YES. Okay, no need to read further. Just kidding! We’ll explain exactly why taking good care of your pet’s dental health is so important. The more you know, the better you’ll get at picking up that doggie toothbrush! Why Is Pet Dental Care So Important? Not only will a dental visit make your pet’s breath […]

Beechwold Vet Named in Columbus Dispatch Top Picks

We are thrilled to announce that Beechwold Veterinary Hospital has been named in Columbus Top Picks this year. We’ve been ranked second only to our friends at OSU for “Best Veterinary Hospital” and we’re delighted to be in such good company. The Cbus Top Picks is an annual competition hosted by The Columbus Dispatch featuring […]

5 Reasons Your Dog Should Be Professionally Trained

While it is possible to train a dog at home, it can be greatly beneficial to send your new puppy to a training center. With a proper, professional course, dogs can learn the things they need to know the right way from an early age. Professional dog trainers have dedicated their lives to furthering their […]

How to Keep Your Pet Healthy and Active This Winter

Everyone knows that the busy schedule of the holidays, combined with lavish meals and cold temperatures can easily lead to a little weight gain. Going through the motions of exercise and healthy eating can be difficult with so much delicious holiday food around, or when there’s snow making it a bit harder for you to […]

How to Prepare for A Pet Emergency

Every responsible parent or pet owner knows that you can’t predict the future. While you do your best to keep your pet safe and within your care, there is always a chance something can go wrong. Since you can’t keep them safe from absolutely everything, the next best thing to do is plan and prepare […]