Mt. Mansfield Animal Hospital in Jericho, VT is dedicated to serving your small animals by providing quality veterinary care throughout the life of your pet. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young, healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.
We understand the special role your pets play in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in their health care. We treat your pet as we would our own. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. Our entire healthcare team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet owner.
To remove a tick, place tweezers as close to the skin as possible and pull the tick straight out, trying not to squeeze the body. Wash the area with antiseptic and wash your hands well afterward. We have an inexpensive tick removal tool which makes this process even easier.
The most common ticks in this area are the dog tick and the deer tick. Tickinfo.com will help you identify any tick you may find on you or your animals. We strongly suggest you treat your animals with Frontline or Nexguard to keep ticks from infecting your animals (remember these are not repellents, but they will keep the ticks from living […]
Remember that lilies of all types are extremely toxic to cats. Cats only have to lick pollen off their coats after they brush by a lily to become ill. And chewing on any part of a lily, leaf, flower, stem or root can cause extreme kidney failure and death. Please keep this in mind when bringing flowers into the house where a […]