Blood Donar

Sometimes Dogs and Cats Need Blood Too! We hear about blood donation all the time on the news and the radio.  Human blood donors are always needed to help other people, but what about our dogs and cats?  Well, sometimes dogs and cats need blood transfusions too.  Where does that blood come from? Believe it…

Worm Gross

What About Worm? It isn’t uncommon for us to get a phone call from a very worried pet parent telling us that there are worms coming out of their pets tooter.  Often our first question is; do they look like rice or like noodles.  We don’t ask this to satisfy our warped sense of humour- knowing…

Lost Of a Pet

1997-2014 The loss of a dearly loved pet impacts us all, especially when they have been your companion for many years. It is with great sadness that we said farewell to our beloved girl BeBe. She came to live with us in 2008 when her previous family could not longer care for her. She had…

Veterinary Hospital

What is a Veterinary Hospital Anyways? Every time we answer the phone we say “Mission Veterinary Hospital”, but what does that mean? What is a veterinary hospital? What is a small animal practice? And even more confusingly, what is the difference between a veterinary hospital, a veterinary clinic, a  specialty practice, and an animal emergency hospital? Let’s get…

Pheobe

Little Miss Pheobe came in for her first ever visit today. She is a super cute 11 week old doberman puppy and we can’t wait to watch her grow into those feet! See you in a few weeks for your boosters little one.

Anna

Update on Anna. It has been one year since she appeared at our door in a police car. She was in shock, with a broken leg and pelvis, lung bruising, and head trauma. Officer Rachel, citizens from all over the Pacific northwest, and of course our staff donated to give her a fighting chance. Here…