Welcome To Holden Veterinary Clinic
Your local veterinarian of choice in Holden, MA.
Senior Pet Health
He’s been your companion and a part of the family for a long time, but now you see some changes. He’s less agile and not as attentive as he once was. It’s inevitable – our beloved pets are growing older. This means his needs are changing and he is dependent on you to help him stay healthy and comfortable; and it’s our job to help you.
“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.”
Are you familiar with that expression? Well nowhere is it more evident than in medicine. In this era of social media and instant access, almost all pet owners are barraged with advice on how to avoid visits to the veterinarian to save money.
Dog Days Of Summer: Warm Weather Safety
The official start of summer this year was June 21st, but warmer and more humid weather occurs long before that time and intensifies as the summer stretches into early fall. The appeal of the season beckons us and our pets outdoors to enjoy the fresh air, green grass and flowers.
Have We Seen YOUR Cat Lately?
Feline advocacy groups are clamoring for life long care for cats. Are our feline friends really a neglected species? You might be surprised to learn that cats receive far less veterinary care than dogs.
Veterinary Services Available
Our veterinary hospital
is pleased to offer a
variety of services
Canine Life Study project for Golden Retrievers
The first study,under the Canine Lifetime Health Project umbrella will focus on identifying the genetic, nutritional and environmental risk factors for cancer and other diseases in Golden Retrievers.
Pet Dental Health
The American Veterinary Dental Society (AVDS) and the American Veterinary Medical Association report that more than 85% of family dogs and 70% of family cats exhibit signs of oral disease by the time they are three years old.
Holden Veterinary Clinic Wins!
PETS AND PARASITES:
Parasites can transmit pathogens that cause health threats to pets and family. To prevent your pet from becoming a medical statistic, understanding parasitic control is critical to his/her overall health as well as your own.