The Gift of Communication

The Gift of Communication

Have You Heard (of) Speech Boards? Many of us love to show our appreciation for our friends and family during the holidays. Finding the perfect gift is often difficult, we all want something special and novel to express how much we care. This year, you might want to...
Feeling Festive with Four-legged Friends

Feeling Festive with Four-legged Friends

Top 5 Best Hallmark Christmas Movies with Pets There’s nothing quite like snuggling up with a loved one to watch a Christmas movie. While humans make great cuddle buddies, there’s something special about watching a holiday film with a four-legged friend....
Happy Thanksgiving Pets!

Happy Thanksgiving Pets!

The leaves are changing color, the air is crisp, and families of all kinds are gathering together to celebrate Thanksgiving. For many of us, our pets are an important part of our family, and we want to include them in the holiday festivities. But how can we show them...
Pet Safe Plants

Pet Safe Plants

There is always much discussion, and rightly so, surrounding houseplants that are harmful to pets. However, we tend to spend much less time guiding the plant-loving pet owner toward ways to fill their home with foliage while keeping the safety of their pets in mind....
Black Cat Lore

Black Cat Lore

Several members of the Longwood Veterinary Center team share our homes and our hearts with a black cat. We find them to be beautiful, affectionate, and intelligent, no different from any other cat we have grown to love. Unfortunately, superstitious tales of malevolent...