Progress Park Veterinary Hospital

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Is Your Cat Missing the Litter Box?

You have a problem. Your cat is thinking outside the box, and not in a good way. You may be wondering what you did to inspire so much “creative expression.” Is your cat punishing you? Is Fluffy just “bad”? No, and no. House soiling and missing the litter box is a sign that your cat … Continued

Caring for pets during emergencies

Nothing says it better than the horror story from Hurricane Floyd: A man was leaving his flooded home when he noticed a neighbor’s dogs swimming in circles around the yard. Wondering why the dogs didn’t simply swim to safety, the man swam over to investigate. To his horror, he found that the dogs had been … Continued

Make Sure They Can Get Home: Check Your Pet’s Microchip

Is your pet’s microchip up-to-date? If your pet were lost, would an animal hospital or shelter be able to contact you once your pet was found?   It’s important to get your pet microchipped; but it’s just as important to make sure that microchip contains the correct information in order for your four-legged friend to … Continued

Dog-Friendly Holiday Treat Recipe

Here is a dog-friendly treat recipe that your canine companion is sure to love. Holiday Dog-Friendly Treat Recipe: ingredients 1 cup shredded roasted turkey meat 1/4 cup breadcrumbs 1 large egg, beaten 1/2 sweet potato–baked, skin discarded and potato coarsely chopped 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 tablespoons cranberry sauce directions In a medium bowl, combine … Continued

Halloween Safety Tips

Attention, animal lovers, it’s almost the spookiest night of the year! The ASPCA recommends taking some common sense precautions this Halloween to keep you and your pet saying “trick or treat!” all the way to November 1. 1. No tricks, no treats: That bowl of candy is for trick-or-treaters, not for Scruffy and Fluffy. Chocolate in … Continued

Progress Park Veterinary Hospital

3615 Progress Blvd
Peru, IL 61354

Progress Park Veterinary Hospital