The internet is a wealth of information – so much so that sometimes locating quality websites can be challenging. That’s why our staff has taken the time to find a few links to share with you that we think you’ll find helpful:
Pet Poison Helpline is a 24-hour animal poison control service available throughout the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet. They have the resources and ability to help every poisoned pet, with all types of poisonings, 24 hours a day. Their knowledge and expertise of pet poisons will put your mind at ease when dealing with a potential emergency, and help you manage the situation to provide the best chance at a positive outcome.
Petandium is the first canine supplement formulated to combat oxidative stress through NRF2 activation. It contains the same all-natural ingredients as the human Protandim but also includes omega-3 fatty acids, collagen, glucosamine, chondrotin and hyaluronic acid making it like no other canine supplement we have used before. It reduces oxidative stress, and supports brain, skin, eye, joint and cognitive function.
go to Blue56.lifevantage.com to order. As a preferred customer, you will save $5 if you go on monthly autoship.
Protandim is the human version of the all natural Nrf2 activator. We use this for dogs over 80 lbs. This supplement fights oxidative stress and aging in humans with one pill a day. It is not chewable, but works well in Dr. Yorks”s Great Danes.
Go to Blue56.lifevantage.com to order. As a preferred customer, you will save $5 if you go on monthly autoship.
A wealth of resources from the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), including pet care resources, information on breed, behavior, disease, animal bond, nutrition, pet care tips, preventive care info, adoption, relocation and travel tips, as well as a section dedicated to children, which contains a variety of fun animal-related games and activities.
The Veterinary Partner website provides pet owners with information about general pet health and care, nutrition, behavior, first aid and emergency preparedness, medications and various medical conditions. Whatever you’re looking for, if it’s information that will make your pet happier and healthier, you’ll find it here! Try browsing around in the Pet Connection with nationally syndicated pet expert and author Gina Spadafori. You can even submit your question to be answered by a veterinary professional.
Petplace.com is the premier web destination for people who love their animal companions. More than 85 veterinarians, including many veterinary specialists, have written for Petplace.com, building an ever-growing library of over 10,000 veterinarian approved articles to peruse and select from. Petplace offers the most comprehensive resource for pet health and wellness articles, as well as over 4,000 heartwarming pet stories that will make you, laugh, cry and feel good inside. If you are “PetCrazy”, then Petplace.com is for you!
The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement is a group of compassionate volunteers who are professionally trained in pet bereavement counseling. The APLB is unique, and its services are free and available to anyone grieving a beloved pet. The website incorporates the collective wisdom and experience of all of the members of the online community. It offers a wealth of information and resources meant to assist in dealing with the grief of losing a pet.
The mission of the American Heartworm Society (AHS) is to lead the veterinary profession and the public in the understanding of heartworm disease. Their objectives are to further scientific progress in the study of heartworm disease, inform the membership of new developments, and encourage and help promote effective procedures for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of heartworm disease. The AHS website contains information about the society and its work, as well as a number of helpful resources for veterinary professionals and pet owners.
The Indoor Pet Initiative wants to help make every day your pet’s best day. Their goal is to enhance the health and welfare of companion animals worldwide so that all pets and their caregivers can experience optimal well-being. This website contains all of the information and tools caregivers need to recognize thriving in their pets and to create an environment that helps them to thrive across their lifespan.
Tagg is a GPS device that attaches to your dog’s collar and allows you to define a safe zone around your home. When your pet is wearing his or her Tagg device, you’ll instantly receive text and email alerts whenever he or she leaves that designated zone. Use the power of GPS to know if they get out and quickly find them to bring them back safely. Tagg also monitors their activity and fitness by measuring the amount of activity in their day. Tagg attaches to your existing collar and converts it into a GPS dog collar! Visit the Tagg website to learn more!
Pet Travel is committed to providing the most accurate and up-to-date information on traveling with a pet. The website features a database with over 35,000 pet-friendly hotels, inns, bed and breakfasts, vacation rentals as well as businesses that service the pet industry. Pet owners who travel worldwide with their pet can find pet immigration rules for traveling to over 240 countries on Pet Travel. If your trip involves air travel, the site features airline pet policies covering every major airline.
Do you have a plan in place should your pet become lost? Microchipping is a simple, minimally invasive way to permanently identify your pet so that if he or she ever wanders off and is delivered to a nearby shelter or humane society, you can be reunited again. Learn more about this innovative identification method at the Home Again website.
Blue Ridge Animal Hospital
224 W. Wade Hampton Blvd.
Greer, South Carolina 29650
Hours of Operation
Monday & Wednesday
Wednesday only closed 1-3PM
Tuesday & Friday
In the event of an emergency during our normal office hours please call ahead if possible and proceed directly to our practice. For after-hour emergencies, we advise that you contact the pet emergency center shown below:
Animal Emergency Clinic
Monday-Friday: 6pm - 8am
Saturday: 12 noon - Monday: 8am
Holidays: 12am - 12pm
The materials offered on this website are intended for educational purposes only. Blue Ridge Animal Hospital does not provide veterinary medical services or guidance via the internet. Please consult your pet's veterinarian in matters regarding the care of your animals.