February 2021 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

February 2021 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

…skilled service…compassionate care“Love is a four-legged word.” - Kandy Shepherd My Pet’s Smile? The Best! January was wellness month and your pet may have been in for a nose-to-tail, annual exam; semi-annual if your pet is a bit “long in the tooth”. At that time,...

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January 2021 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

January 2021 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

…skilled service…compassionate care“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering ‘ it will be happier’…” Alfred Lord Tennyson January is Wellness month at El Gato Happy New Year, 2021! Given all that we went through in 2020, heat, wildfires, job...

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What Happens During My Pet’s Spay?

What Happens During My Pet’s Spay?

Although you know you should spay your female pet to prevent a host of medical and behavior issues, as well as unwanted puppies, you may not know what exactly happens during a spay surgery. Since World Spay Day—February 23—is approaching, let's explain the procedure,...

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December 2020 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

December 2020 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

…skilled service…compassionate care“Because you never know when the day before…Is the day before. Prepare for tomorrow.” Bobby AkartEasier Check-in? Your time is valuable! And we made your appointment check-in at El Gato even easier. When you arrive for the...

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Autumn 2020 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

Autumn 2020 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

…skilled service…compassionate care“Because you never know when the day before…Is the day before. Prepare for tomorrow.” Bobby AkartNEW Texting Abilities We are always looking for ways to improve communication with our clients. Great news! Effective immediately, when...

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Putting Together a Pet First Aid Kit

Putting Together a Pet First Aid Kit

When it comes to your furry friend, are you prepared in case of an emergency or disaster? Here in Los Gatos, CA, many of us understand the risks of earthquakes and wildfires, and we've heard the reminders about emergency preparedness. A fully stocked pet first aid kit...

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The Benefits of Ongoing Training for Your Pet

The Benefits of Ongoing Training for Your Pet

Learning new skills can help your pet remain mentally stimulated, alleviate problem behaviors, and banish boredom. The team at El Gato Veterinary Hospital wants to share these three ideas for fun activities. #1: Enroll your dog in a sporting class Enrolling your pet...

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September 2020 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

September 2020 Newsletter: Barks & Meows

…skilled service…compassionate care“Because you never know when the day before…Is the day before. Prepare for tomorrow.” Bobby AkartSurviving Disasters COVID-19 is a disaster in itself, yet we must prepare to survive wildfires, earthquakes, major weather events, or...

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Planning for a Safe Camping Trip with Your Pet

Planning for a Safe Camping Trip with Your Pet

One of our favorite things about being in Los Gatos, California is that we're not that too far from great places for camping. If you're planning on heading to the great outdoors with your four-legged companion, check out these tips first to ensure your adventure is...

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