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When Was the Last Time Your Pet Had His Teeth Cleaned?

Cat Dental & Dog Dental at Wadsworth Animal Hospital Wadsworth Animal Hospital is your source for pet dental and veterinary in Lakewood, CO. Cat dental and dog dental care is just as important your animal companions as regular dental care is for us humans. Our experienced...

5 Reasons to Spay or Neuter Your Pet

Our Lakewood Veterinarians Explain the Benefits of Spaying and Neutering Our veterinarians in Lakewood, CO believes in the numerous, lasting benefits of spaying or neutering you pets. Dog neuter, dog spay, cat neuter, and cat spay procedures have become routine in modern veterinarian medicine, posing little...

4 Reasons Why Pet Vaccinations Matter

When it comes to your pet's health and wellbeing, vaccinations are a necessary part of proper preventative health care. Here at Wadsworth Animal Hospital, we work with you to ensure that your pet stays healthy and happy throughout every phase of life, and making sure...

Is Your Pet Ready for the Holidays?

As the holiday season draws near, pet owners need to think about ways to ensure that their pets can enjoy the household festivities without coming to any harm. Here are some tips from your friends at Wadsworth Animal Hospital:Decorate with caution. Tinsel looks pretty on...

Winter Weather Means Extra Safety Precautions for Pets

Winter is with us again, and that means freezing temperatures, ice and snow. This advice from our Lakewood vets will help your pets stay safe and warm this winter.Winter Weather Safety Tips from Our Lakewood Veterinarian The best place for your pets to be in winter...

Good Nutrition Lays the Foundation for Your Pet’s Health

Good pet nutrition helps maintain your pet's health and give him the energy he needs to stay active. Here at Wadsworth Animal Hospital, we understand how confusing pet nutrition can be. Our Lakewood vets hope this blog post answers your questions about pet nutrition.Wadsworth Animal...

Prevention Is Your Pet’s Best Medicine

Your pet is part of your family. And just as you schedule regular check-ups for you and your family to detect and prevent illnesses before they become a problem, preventing illness and accidents and promoting wellness are your pet’s best defense against disease. Wadsworth Animal...

Heartworm Prevention: A Pet Wellness Essential

How Heartworm Can Harm Your Pet Heartworm can seriously limit your pet's health and his ability to enjoy life. These tiny, spaghetti-like worms begin life as larvae injected into the blood via mosquito bites. The larvae mature into long, worms that eventually make a home in...

Why Animal Dental Care Matters

This may seem like an odd question, but how does your pet’s breath smell? Bad breath in pets (along with puffy or bleeding gums, discomfort while eating, lost teeth and blood on chew toys) is no joke; it usually indicates some level of dental disease....