Tricks for treats: How to train pets for a Fear-Free veterinary experience
Fear-Free veterinary visits start before the dog trots through your front door. Pet owners can help by training these three behaviors to make the exam a less stressful experience.
New Puppy? What To Do Next: Advice from Your Neighborhood Animal Hospital
So you've taken home your very first puppy! What happens next? Hopefully, you've at least acquired the basics by this point: pet beds, toys, food and water bowls, leashes
Why Walking Your Dog is Great Exercise
Having trouble sticking to an exercise program? Research shows that dogs are actually Nature’s perfect personal trainers—loyal, hardworking, energetic and enthusiastic. And, unlike your friends, who may skip an exercise session because of appointments, extra chores or bad weather, dogs never give you an excuse to forego exercising.
Have Multiple Pets? 6 Tips to Help Make Feeding Time Easier
If you have more than one dog or cat, feeding time can be challenging. Our veterinary nutrition expert shares strategies for making mealtime simpler.
Time-Saving Tips: Grooming, Riding, and Transporting Horses
Our staff offers tips to help save time during your daily grooming, riding, and exercise routine.
How to Safely Tackle the World of Kids And Pets
Safety is vitally important to the world of kids and pets, and you can look to our team for reliable help and advice.
Pet Care: Why Grooming Is Important
Keep your cats and dogs in show-worthy condition for better health.
15 Riding Tips from George Morris
Legendary rider and coach George Morris shares classically correct riding principles.
At a Long Island Animal Hospital, Learning How to Treat Military Dogs
Rescuers with the New York Air National Guard recently underwent training in animal care at Long Island Veterinary Specialists.
Top Ten Popular Breeds for 2018
If you haven’t already noticed, we have been introducing some tips, tricks, and checklists for those of you who are thinking about adding a furry, four-legged companion to your family this year. Now, it’s time to help you choose the breed that’s just right for you and your family! Over the next few weeks, we will be rolling out articles on the 10 most popular breeds – with perhaps a few bonus breeds, too! – for 2018 It’s important to note this is not a definitive ranking, but rather a collection of what we think will be the 10 most popular breeds of 2018 and how they might fit with your family! If you want to see the rankings for the 10 most popular breeds of 2017 and years past, you can find…