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A Minor Facelift for the BPPH

August 22, 2014
by BPPH Staff
You may have noticed in the recent months a few minor facelifts here at the Brooklyn Park Pet Hospital.  We added new paint colors to our reception area walls; took new staff pictures, and also updated our hospital sign.   We hope you are appreciating our efforts and continue to see…
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What’s the best way to prevent bone, muscle and joint disease in your pet?

August 5, 2014
by BPPH Staff
A yearly checkup! Make an appointment for your pet today! Musculoskeletal disease (disease that affects your pet’s bones, muscles and joints) can affect pets of all ages. They can have aches and pains just like we do. But, because of their survival instincts, they try to hide it. And in…
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Blue-Green Colors “Be Aware” When It Comes To Water!

July 29, 2014
by Dr. Eduardo Mardones
I was walking my golden retriever at one of the dog parks in St. Paul last week when a sign caught my attention.  It said, “Toxic Blue Green Algae.  Fatal to animals!”  Everyone knows that Golden Retrievers love the water so I had to be extra careful not to let…
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Summer Fun!

July 24, 2014
by BPPH Staff
Minnesota offers an endless array of activities to do during the summer.  As a Minnesota resident, Gabe also takes great pleasure in partaking in some of those activities.  Veterinary assistant Kim and her mom took Gabe on an afternoon trip to Minnehaha Creek.  The weather was sunny and warm and…
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Has Your Kitten Been to Preschool?

July 18, 2014
by Lori, CVT
BPPH is now offering Kitty Preschool! This is a special class for owners and their kittens ages 7 to 14 weeks to come learn about socializing, handling, grooming, feeding, and litter box management.  It is fun to watch the kittens romp and play as we learn about what makes life…
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Is That a Normal Behavior?

July 15, 2014
by BPPH Staff
Did you know some of your pet’s behaviors may be related to a hidden illness…and you may not even realize it? Schedule your pet’s yearly exam today to discuss your pet’s behavior. Let’s check to make sure your pet is healthy! Nipping. Scratching. Litter box issues. Leash pulling. Meowing at night. Urinating…
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Tick Territory

July 2, 2014
by Dr. Eduardo Mardones
It’s summer in Minnesota, which means that school is out and the sun is shining!  Whether you and your family head up north or stay in town; you should consider protecting your fur friend from ticks.  Ticks are found anywhere you find deer, other mammals and birds to mention a…
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Staff Spotlight: Karrie

June 13, 2014
by BPPH Staff
On more than one occasion, we have had clients tell us how much they appreciate the staff here at the Brooklyn Park Pet Hospital.  Here at BPPH, we have a unique advantage with the loyalty and longevity of our team members.  7 of the 12 employees on staff have been…
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What’s the right nutrition for your pet?

June 3, 2014
by The BPPH Team
Did you know your pet’s nutritional needs change throughout a lifetime? Schedule your pet’s yearly checkup today to make sure what you’re feeding your pet still provides best nutrition…for best health! Gluten free. Mature adult formula. Holistic. Grain-free. No by-products. Active formula. All Natural. Farm Fresh. Huh? The words on…
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Prevent fleas - We can help!

April 18, 2014
by BPPH Staff
What bothers you most? When your pet scratches so much his rattling tags keep you up all night? Is it the “thump, thump, thump” of her back leg on the floor that makes sleep impossible for you both? Or maybe it’s just knowing that your best friend is miserable because…
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