Intermountain Pet Hospital Blog

Cats Eating Grass: Good, Bad, Both?

Obesity is the Top Health Problem Among Dogs and Cats

This is Why Your Dog Doesn’t Like to be Left Alone

The CDC is now advising against giving pig ears to dogs

Assemble Your Own Pet First Aid Kit

Tips for Keeping Your Canine Cool Now That the Heat is Here

The Story of Your Dog's Stool

Tips to help keep your pet safe on the 4th of July

What is So Harmful About Bleeding Heart to Pets

Best Breeds of Dogs for First Time Owners

What is the Best Age to Neuter or Spay My Dog?

Dr. Stephanie Scott Joins Intermountain Pet Hospital Press Release

Parasite Prevention for Pets

Preventing Parvo for Your Puppy

The Scoop On Ovary-Sparing Spay at IPH

Travel Smarts for Your Dog

Protect Your Pet from Urban Wildlife & Diseases

2 Weeds You Need to Keep an Eye Out for This Spring

How to Help Your Pets Live the Best Life Possible

Dr. Sharon Vanderlip Joins Intermountain Pet Hospital Press Release

CBD Oils for Pets – Know the Facts

Want Better Overall Health? Get a Pet!

Does My Dog Have Anxiety?

Service vs Therapy vs Emotional Support Dogs: What You Should Know

From Dog Treadmills to Play Dates: Exercising Your Dog in the Winter

When is it Too Cold For Your Dog To Be Outside?

Is the Cost of Cleaning Your Pets Teeth Worth it?

Why We Do Free Dental Radiographs with Every Dental Cleaning

Idaho Is the Best State for Dogs

New Year’s Resolution: Brush your Pet’s Teeth Everyday

Expecting Holiday Company? – Help Your Pet with the Busy House

4 Considerations Before You Give a Pet as a Gift

Humans Need Chiropractic adjustments, So Do Pets

Your Cat’s Brain on Catnip

Where dogs at the first Thanksgiving?

What’s the Scoop on Grain-Free Pet Foods?

How to Spot and Treat Hypothermia in Pets

Black Cats – Good Luck or Bad Luck?

Time to vaccinate your canine before an outbreak happens again

Is This Common Household Product in Your Home?

What is Feline Tooth Resorption?

My Dog is Coughing: What Could it Mean?

Why are neutered dogs less aggressive than un-neutered dogs

How to introduce a new puppy to your family dog

What you should know if a service dog approaches you without an owner

A Neuroscientist Explains Why You Can’t Help But Love Puppies

The science behind why leaving a dog in a hot car can be deadly

Tips to make sure your dog is ready for the great outdoors

It’s back to school for the kids – what about Fido

What Pet Owners Should Look For When Choosing a Fertilizer

Dogs Vs. Cats: The IQ Showdown

Keep Your Pets Away From These Summer Plants

Fleas and Ticks and Mites…Oh My

Dr. Nancy Wunz Joins Intermountain Pet Hospital

The Pits about Peach Pits

You’re So Vain: Is Your Cat’s Grooming Excessive?

Are Mushrooms Okay for My Dog?

The Dangers of Bleeding Heart Poisoning to Your Dog

What is Your Dog Telling You? A Guide to "Dog Speak"

What Can Chiropractic Care Do for My Pet?

Dr. “Toby” Bingham Joins Intermountain Pet Hospital

Do Your Dog’s Ears Hang Low? Science May Know Why

What Can St. John’s Wort Do For My Pet?

Protect Your Springtime Bulbs… and Your Pets

Relieve Pet Arthritis and More With Turmeric

4 Reasons Your Dog Goes Crazy After a Bath

What You Need to Know About Canine Flu

5 Things to Know About Acupuncture for Dogs

The dog flu in the Treasure Valley

How to Choose Your Pet’s Veterinarian and Hospital

Brushing Your Dog’s Teeth: How to Turn a Hater Into a Lover in 4 Steps

How Harmful Can Gum Disease Be For My Dog Anyway?

February is National Pet Dental Health Month

What Does a Pet Dental Cleaning Include?

Tips to Keep Pets Safe When it’s Cold Outside

5 Tips to Keep Your Cat’s Teeth Clean in 2018

Is A Pet Dental Cleaning Worth the Cost

Is Your Pet SAD? Seasonal Affective Disorder and Your Dog

Why You Should Wait Until Puberty to Neuter Your Dog

News Flash: You CAN Spay your dog too early

Your AAHA! Moment: Choosing an AAHA Accredited Hospital

Can I leave my dog in my car during the winter?

Your Pet and Thanksgiving Food

The Bones About Giving Bones to Your Dog

Flying the Friendly Skies with your Pet: Worth the Risk?

Don’t Forget to Brush Your Pet Teeth Everyday

What's Your Dog's Poo is Telling You?

The Butt Crawl and What To Do To Stop It

It’s Flu Season, For You and Your Dog

What to Ask Before Choosing a Doggy Day Care

Tips for protecting your cat this fall

Fall Pet Allergies: Symptoms and Solutions

Getting to the point on Goat Heads (a.k.a. puncture vine)

Stare Down or Hide: The Lowdown of Your Dog's #2 Habits

Does my dog suffer from separation anxiety?

Poinsettia Panic: How Toxic Are Poinsettias to Dogs?

Is Heartleaf Philodendron a Threat to Your Pet's Safety?

Can Lilies Kill Your Pet?

10 Minutes with Dr. Bingham: “Why we require the Canine Flu Vaccine”

The Pits: Are Stone Fruits Really Dangerous for Dogs?

Dr. Kelley Miller Joins Intermountain Pet Hospital

Canine Influenza is no joke and spreading fast

The Dangers of Foxtail to Dogs and Cats

Dr. Benjamin Davis Joins Intermountain Pet Hospital

7 Places to Vacay With Your Furry Family Members This Summer

The Ugly Truth About Bleeding Heart and Foxglove

Roses and Rover: Are Roses Safe for Dogs?

Dogs Left in Hot Cars: What to Do in the Worst Case Scenario

Kill weeds, not pets

Can Insecticides Hurt My Dog?

Fertilizing and Mulching This Spring? Keep Your Dog Safe

6 tips to Keep Your Dog Safe Around Water

Lawn Chemicals 101: Keep Your Pets Safe and Your Lawn Green

Don't Overlook the Dangers of Cheatgrass This Summer

Spring is the Season of Shedding: Here's How to Handle It

These Spring Plants Are Dangerous to Your Pets

Congratulations Bingo for Winning the Free Dental Cleaning!

Fear Free Certified Explained

9 questions to ask your vet during the 1st visit with your puppy

When do I introduce my new puppy to the veterinarian?

6 Reasons to Choose an AAHA Accredited Veterinary Hospital

Dental Disease in Dogs can be Fatal… and You can be Your Dog’s Hero

New Required Vaccinations for Dog Day Camp and Lodging

How to Choose the Right Vet to do your Pet’s Dental Cleaning

Dear Master, This is how I say "I Love You”

News Flash: Dogs and Cats Need Their Teeth Cleaned Too

Pets In the Workplace: Good or Bad?

6 of the Best Dog Breeds for First-Time Owners

We are Proud to Announce that Kim Mulvahill gets CVPM Certification

7 Activities Your Dog Can Do To Avoid the Winter Blues

Why we use anesthesia for your pet’s dental cleaning

IPH Tested – Pet Approved: 4 At-Home Habits for Pet Dental Health

Why is My Dog or Cat Losing Teeth?

Cats do not make good travel companions

Are Your Holiday Plans Safe for Fido and Fuzzy?

Is Your Dog Revenge Pooping?

Brushing Your Dog's Teeth 101: How to Train Your Dog

Your Guide to Brushing Your Cat's Teeth (Without Losing a Finger)

Your Guide to Boarding Your Dog Over the Holidays

Choosing the Best Vet for Your Pet

The Importance of Cat Teeth Cleaning

Tips and Tricks for Removing Ticks

The Importance of Pet Teeth Cleaning

5 Tail-Wagging Benefits of Doggie Daycare

Why Consider Anesthesia for Your Dog's Teeth Cleaning

Busting Purebred Puppy Myths

What You Need to Know About Pet Vaccination

Fall and Winter Fleas: Get Ready

Why Doggie Daycare is a Blessing for You (and Your Dog)

Go Green with Holistic Veterinarians

Purebred vs. Mixed: The Ultimate Question

Can You Spot These Four Submissive Behaviors in Your Dog?

Is Your Dog or Cat Obese?

Selecting a Dog Groomer

Look Out For These Signs of Pain in Your Cat

Your Dog and Pregnancy

Interpreting Your Cat's Tail Wagging

Does Your Dog Dream?

Are You Stressing Your Dog Out?

Tips for Saving Dogs Left in Hot Cars

Learn About Your Cat's Personality With This Research

Is Your Pet Obese?

Does Your Dog Hate Your Hugs?

5 Ways to Keep Your Dog Safe and Calm This Independence Day

4 Apps to Make Your Dog-Walking Experience Even Better

3 Adorable Ways to Include Your Pet in Your Wedding

Can You Guess the Most Important Part of Your Pet's Annual Check-up?

5 Tips to Keep Your Dog Cool This Summer

Is Your Dog Protected Against Rabies?

Talk to the Tail: What's Your Cat Telling You?

Is it Safe for a Dog to Eat Cat Food?

How Can You Help Your Dog's Separation Anxiety?

3 Ways to Trick Your Cat Into Exercising

Exercise and Your Large Breed Dog

Helping Local Pets: Upcoming Pet walk and Fair!

How to Keep Your Senior Cat Healthy and Happy

Does My Cat Have the Flu?

4 Rainy-Day Activities to Do With Your Dog

Help! My Cat is a Killer

3 More Strange Dog Behaviors Explained

Your Dog's Crazy Behaviors Explained: Part I

3 Ways to Exercise With Your Dog

Is Your Dog Obese?

7 Health Essentials Every Dog Owner Should Know

How to Help Your Pet Maintain a Healthy Weight

Why Socializing Your Puppy is Crucial

4 Creative Ways to Exercise Your Dog

Keep Your Dog Away From These 10 Substances!

Ready, Set, Brush!

Give Your Puppy a Healthy Start

Your Guide to Fear Free Dog Boarding

Celebrate National Pet Dental Health Month in Style!

Google is not a Veterinarian

Keep Your Dog Safe from These 4 Common Household Items

4 Signs Your Dog is Ready for Doggie Daycare

What Makes a Vet Cat-Friendly?

How Dog Vaccinations Work

Celebrate Pet Dental Health Month with Us

Tips to Keep Your Dog Active This Winter

Keep Your Pets  Healthy & Safe During the Holidays

Welcome Home Kitty!

Cats and Boxes. It's a Beautiful Thing

Don't Ignore These Symptoms of Bladder Infection or Kidney Stones

Could My Dog's Suspicious Lump Be a Mast Cell Tumor?

Your Dog’s Important Core Vaccinations

Moving to a New Home?

Have a Better Morning With Your Dog!

American Bulldogs—Loyal, Confident Companions

Tips for a Safe & Happy Winter

Some Tips for Your Pet's Vaccinations

Preparing Your Pet for Holiday Travel Plans

The Health Benefits of Sharing Life with Your Pet

Bringing Home a New Dog?

Acupuncture May Help Your Dog

Brush Those Pearly Whites!

Plan Ahead for a Successful Roadtrip

Schedule a Wellness Examination Today!

Going on a Trip? Professional Boarding is a Good Option

Going Camping With Your Dog? Vaccinate First!

Do You Have a Back-To-School Plan for Your Dog?

Keep Your Dog Safe on Your Next Camping Trip

Combating Pet Obesity

Deciding Whether to Spay/Neuter your Pet

Doggie Day Care Offers Pooch Perks

Keep Your Pet Hydrated

Water Safety Tips for Your Dog

Are You Washing Your Pet's Dish Frequently Enough?

Summer Safety Equals Summer Fun for Your Dog

Reasons to Visit the Pet Vaccination Clinic

How to Find an Animal Hospital

Safe and Simple Pet Boarding

What to Expect from Holistic Vets

Day Care: A Fit for All Dogs

Discover the Root (And Solution) of Pet Behavioral Problems

What You Need to Know About Rabies

Your Questions about Dog Rehab

Itching to Know Who Can Help My Dog?

Protect your pet from the heat

Prevent Disease from Hurting your Pet

Four Things You Should Know about Gerbil Pet Care

How Proper Pet Care Improves YOU

Acupuncture at Your Wellness Clinic

Once Upon a Doggy Daycare

How Pet Boarding Helps Your Pet's Schedule

What Holistic Veterinarians Want You To Know

Dietary Overindulgence in Exotic Pets