Leesburg Vet Blog

What is Vitus Vet? Vitus Vet is a free app designed to give you an easier way to connect with us but also give you access to your pets’ complete medical...

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...

It’s National Peanut Butter Day!  Whether you like it creamy or chunky, between two slices of bread with jelly or bananas, or even spread on some celery with raisins, peanut butter...

Whether you love the frosty temps or can’t wait for the first signs of spring, be pet-prepared to keep your furry friends safe, happy, warm, and cozy this winter season. As...

Ellen Zangla Photography -Leesburg Veterinary Hospital

What is diabetes? Diabetes mellitus is a common disorder in dogs and cats, particularly those who are overweight or obese. Diabetes mellitus is also referred to as “sugar diabetes” because it...

National Pet Obesity Awareness

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 is National Pet Obesity Awareness Day.  According to research conducted by The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention in 2015, 58% of cats and 54% of dogs in...

Meet Alfred, a 2-year-old Norfolk Terrier.  Alfred first visited us at the end of August after he was recently adopted.  Alfred’s owners adopted him knowing that he was positive for heartworm...

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...

Buck Trauma Case - Leesburg Veterinary Hospital

Dogs can get themselves injured when you least expect it… Buck is a 5-year-old neutered male German Shepherd.   He presented as a walk-in emergency the morning of February 11th.  Buck has...

Seasonal Pet Allergies - Ellen Zangla Photography

This time of year we get many calls about pets that are scratching at themselves, licking their paws, having runny eyes, and are sneezing and coughing.  Pets can suffer from seasonal...

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...