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Tampa Bay is notorious for our tropical weather which means BUGS!

May is National Pet Month, a time to celebrate and reflect on the joy our pets bring to our lives. Everyone loves their pets but not always aware of what their pet needs to keep them happy and healthy. Starting over twenty years ago, National Pet Month has five specific goals.

Why is my pet itching or licking so much? Our Tampa Bay veterinarian at River Mill Animal Hospital is here to help!

The fourth of July is one of our nation’s most celebrated holidays filled with backyard activities, barbeques, and fireworks lighting up the night sky. Check out these tips our Tampa Bay Veterinarian at River Mill Animal Hospital offers on how to keep your pet safe and calm during Independence Day.

Going back to school can be a stressful time for everyone, including the family pet. Pets are creatures of habit and it is important to establish clear rules and a set schedule to ensure they will be happy and well adjusted. This is especially true for dogs, because they tend to depend on their owner’s attention more so than cats. Check out these tips to help your pet transition into the new routine and avoid bad behaviors.

Is your dog reluctant to go for their daily walks? Or is your cat hiding more than usual? Perhaps there is a simple explanation for this behavior: pain.

Halloween is one of the spookiest nights of the year, but keeping your pet safe doesn't have to be tricky. Our staff at River Mill Animal Hospital would like to remind owners how to have fun and to protect their pets during the festivities. 

Helpful Tips For Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a special holiday that brings together family and friends, but it also can create some hazards for pets. Holiday food needs to be kept away from pets, and pet owners who travel during the festivities need to either transport their pets safely or find safe accommodations for them at home.

The holidays are a festive time for us and our pets. However, due to ongoing activities and constant distractions, potential dangers to our furry family members are easily overlooked. River Mill Animal Hospital wants to help you take preventive measures to protect your pets this holiday season. Being aware of the following dangers could save you a trip to the veterinary emergency room.

As Valentine's Day approaches this month River Mill Animal Hospital has ten reasons why your pet makes the perfect Valentine.

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