Category Archives: Tributes and Memorials

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 »

“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 »

Capitola Veterinary Hospital is runner up in the Good Times “Best” of Santa Cruz for 2014!

May 23rd, 2014, 11:15 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

According to the Good Times newspaper, Capitola Veterinary Hospital was voted runner up in the “Best” of Santa Cruz Veterinarian category for 2014! Thank you all so much for the support throughout the years and for voting for us. We appreciate… Read More »

Autism Service Dogs Transform Families…

Feb 11th, 2010, 12:49 PM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

I first became aware of the existence of dogs that are specifically selected and extensively trained as service dogs for children living with autism and their families when the family of one of our son’s friends was fundraising for “Millie”… Read More »

Horseback Riding as Therapy

Jan 20th, 2010, 11:42 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

In some ways, it seems counter-intuitive. Take someone out of their wheel chair and watch them sit up tall when they are put on the back of a big, powerful horse. A child with ADHD or anxiety issues finds calmness… Read More »

When is Euthanasia the Right Thing to Do for Your Beloved Pet?

Jun 18th, 2009, 10:40 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

Euthanasia is the one medical procedure that separates veterinary and human medicine. Many times we are called upon in our practice to humanely end the life of one of our patients. This is always a bittersweet experience. Bitter in that… Read More »

Stem Cell Therapy Is a Safe and Effective Way to Help Dogs Who Suffer With Joint Pain

Jun 4th, 2009, 07:19 AM America/Los_Angeles | 0 comments

There are few things that are more disturbing than seeing an animal in pain. But until recently, the options for treatment of joint pain for dogs, especially osteoarthritis and hip dysplasia were severely limited. Some relief was available through pain… Read More »