Category Archives: The Cool Stuff

A Dog Owner’s Guide to Canine Flu

Jul 20th, 2017, 10:09 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

The newspaper headlines have struck fear in every dog owner this summer: “Canine flu has killed two North Carolina dogs…,” Charlotte Observer, 6/7/17; “Dog owners, beware the rise of canine influenza,” The Courier-Journal, 6/29/17; “As dog flu outbreak widens, experts call… Read More »

Summer 2017 Newsletter

Jun 16th, 2017, 04:24 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

New In-House Laboratory Equipment           Improvements have been made to our in-house laboratory equipment!  With the switch over to Idexx’s Catalyst One and ProCyte analyzers, we are able to obtain quicker and more accurate laboratory results… Read More »

Protecting Your Pet from Sun Exposure

May 8th, 2017, 02:27 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

With the long “dog days” of summer approaching, it is time to get outside and get active. But time spent outdoors increases sun exposure for you and your pet. Too much sun can lead to a sunburn or worse –… Read More »

Pets and Microchipping

Feb 7th, 2017, 01:25 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

It is the moment that strikes fear in the heart of every pet owner…the moment that you realize that your pet is missing.  It is time to swing into action with neighborhood searches, posted flyers, and shelter checks.  At this… Read More »

2017 Banff Mountain Film Festival

Jan 24th, 2017, 02:37 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Capitola Veterinary Hospital is a proud sponsor of the 2017 Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour presented by National Geographic and the North Face! Brought to Santa Cruz County by the UCSC Recreation Department, witness the best films from the… Read More »

Top 10 Gifts for Our Pets

Dec 21st, 2016, 04:58 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

‘Tis the season for gift giving.  Many families will be including their furry companions in the tradition.  So, what do our pets really want for Christmas? #10 High quality, age appropriate nutrition – What is the best food for your… Read More »

New Capitola Veterinary Hospital Stickers!

Jul 16th, 2015, 10:58 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Be stoked to show your support for Capitola Veterinary Hospital.  Come by any time to pick up your FREE decal!

Holiday Pet Hazards! Read Dr Mitchener’s Article Here

Oct 30th, 2014, 08:56 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Dr Mitchener’s most recent article regarding Holiday Pet Hazards was published in the Capitola- Soquel Times this month.   Read this great article full of valuable, and potentially life saving, advice for your pets here: Holiday Health Hazards for Your Pet… Read More »

Bravecto is now available at Capitola Veterinary Hospital!

Aug 14th, 2014, 04:09 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

We are excited to announce that we are now carrying a new flea and tick prevention called Bravecto. This new preventative is highly recommended to those with dogs that are exposed to ticks. It is a pill that is given one… Read More »

“Artist in Action” Series at Capitola Veterinary Hospital!

Aug 12th, 2014, 11:28 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Capitola Veterinary Hospital is excited to announce the beginning of its “Artist in Action” series! Capitola Veterinary Hospital strongly values our community. “Artists in Action” will bring together featured artists with local non profit groups in order to support our… Read More »