Leesburg Vet Blog

It’s International Assistance Dog Week – a time to recognize and honor all of the hardworking, specially trained animals that aide so many people in our communities!  Assistance Dogs are very...

National Kids and Pets Day

Maintaining order – and your sanity – in a house shared by kids and pets may seem overwhelming, but it is doable with a little patience and practice.  Plus, fostering positive...

Fear Free Vet Visits - Leesburg Veterinary Hospital

Leesburg Veterinary Hospital is very excited to be the first veterinary hospital in our area to have most of our staff Fear Free Certified!  This means that every member of our...

Dog Bite Prevention

Did you know that an estimated 4.5 million Americans are bitten by dogs each year.  Over 800,000 bites result in needing medical attention and half of these cases happen to children. ...

Leesburg Veterinary Hospital is very excited to announce that many of our staff members recently became Fear Free Certified and the rest of the staff will be participating in the course...

Deaf Dog Awareness

It’s Deaf Dog Awareness Week!  A great time to tell you why deaf dogs are not that much different than hearing dogs and why they make wonderful pets! Why are some...

The Autumn season is one of our most favorite times of the year. What’s not to love about the fall in Northern Virginia – a crisp nip in the air, the...

Walking dog retractable leash

Springtime is the perfect time to get out in the fresh air and explore Loudoun County with our family and furry friends. But before you head out, take a look at...

The following piece was written by our events and social media coordinator, Amy. I remember the day we got our precious dog, Elphie. We had everything set up in the house...

Recently, two very special local canines made headlines for their hard work and community service as members of the Leesburg Police Department.  German Shepherds’ Otto and Bak retired with honors from...