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Coronavirus and Your Pets

We've been getting an increasing number of questions regarding safety concerns with the new COVID-19 so we wanted to share this article, Coronavirus update: Pets are safe... but wash your hands, from AAHA The American Animal Hospital Association. We will continue to share related updates as they become available. "Golab reiterated that the CDC, WHO, [...]

Helping the Pets & People of 40 Prado

Join us in bringing a happier holiday season to local homeless pets and the people who love them. 40 Prado Homeless Services Center is a 365 days per year facility that helps individuals and families improve their health and stability and move them towards self-sufficiency. Every day between 90-100 people are provided with assistance, many [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:26:10+00:00December 1st, 2019|Community Service|0 Comments

What’s with the cow?

by Natalie Borgardt   We often get asked about the cow at the corner of Long & Cross Streets. Animal Care Clinic sponsored "Expo" (as she is affectionately known to our staff) for the Cow Parade in 2016 to benefit The Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo. "Udderly Exposed" was lovingly created by our own RVT [...]

Join us for our Annual Open House

Join us for our annual Open House and Wine Gala Sunday June 25 from 2-6pm benefiting Pacific Wildlife Care, Partners in Equine Therapy, and Guide Dog's of America. Come taste wine, cheese and appetizers while getting a behind the scenes look at our hospital and some fun hands-on veterinary activities. We always have a variety [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:26:14+00:00June 22nd, 2017|Community Service|0 Comments

National Champions!

Written By Marissa Greenberg, DVM Many of you may know that I traveled to Louisville, Kentucky the last week of October to be with the SLO High FFA Vet Science team-Amber Bjerre, Hailey and Brynn Robella, Darcy Hummell, and Clare Backens- as they competed at the national competition. They had won the state championship back [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:26:15+00:00November 11th, 2014|Community Service, Staff Adventures|0 Comments

State Champions!

Written by Marissa Greenberg, DVM For the last two years I have had the pleasure of working with students from San Luis Obispo High School’s FFA program. SLO High Ag Department teacher, Anna Bates and I have been friends for many years and I was honored when she reached out for my help. Last year [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:26:15+00:00May 23rd, 2014|Community Service, Staff Adventures|1 Comment

Helping The Future Of Our Profession

Written By Marissa Greenberg, DVM San Luis Obispo High School’s Future Farmers of America (FFA) Program is brimming with rising stars. These aren’t just Future Farmers, they are future leaders, public officials, veterinarians, and are getting prepared for any profession they may choose to enter. Thanks to the amazing FFA program that San Luis High [...]

Iditarod 2013 – A Few Thoughts

Written by Nicole Gunkel, RVT This was my second year volunteering as a vet tech for the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race during late February/early March, and another great one it was!  I was most excited to see many familiar faces, including volunteer friends, mushers & dog handlers, and of course the dogs!  The most [...]