Four Preventable Diseases

Four Preventable Diseases

April is National Heartworm Awareness Month, and we want to talk about this and other preventable diseases that you can prevent in your pet. Each prevention plan looks a little different, so if you have questions or need more information, ask us at your next...

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Seven Simple Pet Health Goals

Seven Simple Pet Health Goals

Just like we know things we can do to live a better life, did you know there are things we can do for our pets, too? This Spring, let’s help them live their best life. Here are a seven simple goals that you can incorporate into your pet's life to help them live their...

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Good to Know: Poisonous for Pets

Good to Know: Poisonous for Pets

March is Poison Prevention Month and we want to help you protect your pet. You may know some common foods and plants that are dangerous to your furry friend. Here are a few common household items that could prove to be fatal for your pet: Over-the-Counter Drugs - Have...

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Why Microchipping Your Pets Is Important

Why Microchipping Your Pets Is Important

At Basking Ridge Animal Hospital, we strive to preserve the bond between our patients and owners by providing the best available veterinary care.  We believe in educating our clients on preventive care to keep our pets happy and healthy for as long as possible. An...

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Cancer Care For Your Pet. Quality of Life is Important.

Cancer Care For Your Pet. Quality of Life is Important.

Basking Ridge Animal Hospital is proud to offer specialist oncology services for our patients. Sadly, dogs and cats get many of the same cancers as people. Just like in people, cancer is a treatable disease in pets. However, the approach is slightly different allowing...

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How To Take Care of Your Pet on The Fourth of July

How To Take Care of Your Pet on The Fourth of July

Does the community in Basking Ridge, NJ know how to celebrate the Fourth of July or what?! Who doesn’t love a good fireworks display? Well, for starters, your pet. While we understand and expect the loud bangs and booms of the Fourth, your pet doesn’t, and the typical...

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Get Educated On First Aid For Your Pet

Get Educated On First Aid For Your Pet

April is the American Red Cross’ Pet First Aid Awareness Month and it's good to know that emergency situations can happen. If you find yourself in a scary scenario, please call our standard phone line 908-766-4211 to be patched to the doctor on call for the...

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Are You Trimming Your Pet’s Nails Enough?

Are You Trimming Your Pet’s Nails Enough?

How often do you trim your pet's nails? For many pet owners, trimming a pet’s nails—dog or cat—can seem like a daunting task. And, if you haven’t regularly trimmed your pet’s nails since he was young, chances are you’ll have a difficult time doing it effectively now....

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11 Facts You Should Know About Heartworm Disease

11 Facts You Should Know About Heartworm Disease

At Basking Ridge Animal Hospital, we take heartworm seriously. In addition to heartworm testing, we also focus on heartworm prevention for your pet. Heartworm disease is one of the most painful, deadly, and costly parasitic infections. Fortunately, it’s also one of...

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