Leesburg Vet Blog
Rescuing Local Dogs from Heartworm Disease

As we near the end of 2017, we are looking back on a cause that was near and dear to our hearts this year.   In partnership with Zoetis, Leesburg Veterinary...

Pet Cancer Awareness

Sadly, cancer is the leading killer of pet dogs and cats in the United States.   Like human cancers, the disease is caused by the uncontrollable growth of abnormal cells on or...

You are diligent about outfitting your dog with a collar and ID tags, and your cat remains indoors at all times – nothing to worry about then, right?  Unfortunately, accidents can...

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...

Keeping dogs out of hot cars

With warm weather finally on the horizon, we all have an excuse to get out and enjoy the beauty of Loudoun County and surrounding areas with our pets this summer.  ...

Pet First Aid - How to Apply a Pet Bandage

When accidents or injuries happen, bandages are used to help promote proper healing of wounds and surgical incisions.  They protect injured areas from environmental containments like dirt and debris and also...

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. ...

National Poison Prevention Week is here!  It’s a great time to provide you with an easy guide and links to all of the great articles and information available on the subject....