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6 Ways to Prevent Fleas and Ticks on Your Pup This Spring

May 10, 2017

Spring is a great time to take a nature walk with your furry friend — but be careful! Since May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month, we thought we’d share some great ways to prevent your pup from getting ticks (or fleas) while experiencing the great outdoors. Topical Prevention: Over the counter spot medication is an…

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Aging Cat

What Changes Will I See As My Cat Ages?

April 25, 2017

Though they’re rumored to have nine lives, the truth is, cats age just as humans do. In fact, they actually age even faster, which can sometimes make it difficult to spot certain physical cues. That being said, if your feline friend is headed over the hill soon, here are a few ways you can tell.…

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Poison for Dogs

6 Household Items That Are Poisonous For Your Pup

April 11, 2017

Some items on your “pet-proofing checklist” are a no-brainer, but then there are others that may not be so obvious. We’re talking about those sneaky household items that seem completely harmless, but can actually be very dangerous for your pet if he gets his paws on them. Bread Dough – You know that chocolate and…

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Senior Dog

5 Tips to Care for Senior Dogs

April 4, 2017

As you may have imagined, senior dogs require different care than their younger, puppy friends. Keep in mind that larger breeds age faster than smaller ones, but nonetheless, every dog will one day reach senior status. When that does happen, here are five tips to keep top of mind to be ready! Choose a high…

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Welcome to the Budd Lake Animal Hospital, located on US Highway 46. Budd Lake Animal Hospital is owned and operated by Dr. Don Costlow, also the owner of the Newton Veterinary Hospital, the only 24-hour veterinary hospital in Sussex County, NJ.

Address: 94 US Highway 46, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
(for GPS use Washington, NJ)

Phone: (908) 852-3515

FAX: (908) 852-3528

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