Helpful Information From Our Team

Our Hoquiam vets and team share helpful advice on a range of topics to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

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What is an AAHA Accredited Animal Hospital?

What is an AAHA Accredited Animal Hospital?

Raintree Veterinary Hospital is proud to meet the rigorous veterinary service and care requirements necessary to be accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAAHA).

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About Our AAFP Certified Animal Hospital

About Our AAFP Certified Animal Hospital

With specially trained staff, dedicated feline exam rooms and hospitalization wards, as well as a feline-only waiting area, Raintree Veterinary Center is an American Association of Feline Practitioners Cat Friendly hospital.

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What is a Fear Free Certified Animal Hospital?

What is a Fear Free Certified Animal Hospital?

Raintree Veterinary Hospital is proud to be a Fear Free certified animal hospital to reduce fear, anxiety, and stress in pets during a veterinary appointment. Our Hoquiam explain the philosophy of a Fear Free certified animal hospital, and what it means for you and your pet.

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

You love your pet and want to be sure that the vet you choose has the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care that your animal needs. So what qualifications should you look for?

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What is the difference between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

What is the difference between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

There are distinct benefits to both wellness plans and pet insurance, but it's important to understand the differences between them. Here, our Hoquiam vets explain more about wellness plans and pet insurance.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious, often fatal, condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, and damage to other organs for pets in Hoquiam. In today's post, our vets explain why prevention is essential when it comes to heartworms.

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and are therefore dangerous to people and pets. In this post, our Hoquiam vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.  

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How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

Lyme disease is one of the most common tick-transmitted diseases in the world. In this post, our Hoquiam vets share information about Lyme disease in pets: what it is, symptoms to watch for, and treatment options. 

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What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

Numerous cat illnesses and their symptoms may worry you, or even be fatal if left untreated for too long. Our Hoquiam vets offer insight on signs and symptoms to be aware of.

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Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Yearly fecal exams at your vet's office are the best way to help keep your pet and family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecals give your Hoquiam vet an opportunity to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise. 

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