Henderson County Veterinary Hospital

PO Box 391
Athens, TX 75751

(903)675-5613

hcvethospital.com

Veterinary Considerations for Ebola Virus Outbreaks

By Radford Davis, DVM, MPH, DACVPM, and J. Scott Weese, DVM, DACVIM Photo courtesy of CDC   What is Ebola virus disease?Ebola virus disease (EVD) is also ...

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Nighttime Waking in Senior Dogs

Sleep is essential for dogs and people. Disturbances of the sleep-wake cycle occur in older pets and often disrupt the entire family. Interrupted sleep is a com ...

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Lipomas (Fatty Lumps)

A lipoma is a soft, round, moveable lump or bump of fatty tissue under the skin. Because they do not cause pain, infection, or hair loss, they’re usually spotte ...

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Glaucoma

This cat has primary glaucoma.   Glaucoma is an eye disease where by the pressure within the eye becomes elevated. It can cause significant pain and lea ...

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I am Cat Furniture

As I sit here trying to type with one cat draped across both forearms, I've decided that being covered with cats is a concept worthy of consideration. Why do I ...

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The squeeze: What happens when owners can’t pay for veterinary care?

The current student loan debt for a new graduate is around $160,000. Contrast that with the starting salary of around $67,000 for veterinarians in companion ani ...

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