Tips For Leash Training Your New Puppy

Tips For Leash Training Your New Puppy

The team at Basking Ridge Animal Hospital wants your pet to be happy and healthy, even when they aren't ill. Just look we set good habits early on with their medical care, we want to help you set good habits for them at home. Many of us have done it: brought a new...

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Four Household Toxins All Pet Owners Need to Know About

Four Household Toxins All Pet Owners Need to Know About

The team at Basking Ridge Animal Hospital wants to make sure all pet parents are educated to keep their pets happy and healthy at all times. Poison Prevention Week is March 19 – 25, and if you own a pet, you’ll want to know about these items you probably have sitting...

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Ten Tips To Make Your Veterinary Visits Better

Ten Tips To Make Your Veterinary Visits Better

We want to make every single visit to our clinic a positive experience for you, your pet, and our veterinary care team. Today, we want to share ten tips directly from the American Veterinary Medical Association on making your next veterinary visit a great one. The...

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Tips To Help You Bond With Your Cat

Tips To Help You Bond With Your Cat

When a new puppy comes home, it’s hard to get any alone time from that point on. Cats are a little different, and we love them for it. Dating back thousands of years, dogs hunt in packs to survive, and cats stalk and hunt their prey alone. When a new cat comes home,...

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How To Keep Your Pet Safe On Valentine’s Day

How To Keep Your Pet Safe On Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a day filled with love, joy, and potential dangers for your pet! For health reasons we recommend chocolate, candy, and flowers be given only to the humans in your life, and pet treats and toys be given to your pets. However, if your pet does happen...

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Why Does My Pet Have Bad Breath?

Why Does My Pet Have Bad Breath?

It doesn’t matter if it’s coming from a human or an animal, bad breath is bad breath. February is Dental Health Month, and we’re here to help your pet get their bad breath in order! You may have to help with this, but don’t worry, so will we. First, let’s talk about...

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Please Don’t Smoke Near Your Pets

Please Don’t Smoke Near Your Pets

Non-smokers can attest, breathing in a big puff of tobacco smoke can make you feel queasy. It’s no secret that secondhand smoke is not good for you, but did you know that it’s also bad for your pets? The short answer is yes, pets that inhale smoke are at risk for more...

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Make Your Pet’s Dental Health A Priority

Make Your Pet’s Dental Health A Priority

The team at Basking Ridge Animal Hospital brushes their teeth every single day! We even go to the dentist for cleanings. We hope you’re doing the same. However, today we’re here to talk about your pet's health. Both cats and dogs need to have their teeth cleaned, with...

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Steer Clear Of These Six Pet Poisons In Your Home

Steer Clear Of These Six Pet Poisons In Your Home

Keeping track of your pet can be a full-time job, we totally understand that! However, it is best to make sure to keep them away from these household items that could be very poisonous toy our pet. Some may seem obvious, but some of the items on this list may...

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These Puppy Potty Training Tips Will Make Life Easier

These Puppy Potty Training Tips Will Make Life Easier

Bringing a new kitten or puppy home can be a daunting experience, sometimes we don't even think about the potty training! We have some kitten and puppy potty training tips that will make your life a little easier, we hope! Before you read the tips, just remember that...

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