COVID-19 and Your Pet

COVID-19 and Your Pet

HERE’S WHAT WE KNOW: There are 7 different types of coronaviruses. The CDC doesn’t believe this strain, COVID-19, can be transmitted to domestic animals. The virus originated from an animal source but is now being spread person-to-person. At present, infectious...
Holiday Hazards for Pets

Holiday Hazards for Pets

The holidays are closing in quickly and for many, pets are part of the fun. However, this time of year can also be dangerous for our dogs and cats. The holidays are when we see an increase in emergency cases at MetroVet. To keep your pet out of the ER and to help...
Canine Influenza

Canine Influenza

Oregon Humane Society pauses dog adoptions after group exposed to dog flu.   In June, the Oregon Humane Society reported that three dogs in their care tested positive for Canine Influenza Virus.  These dogs were part of a larger “second-chance” transfer from a...