Keoki's Corner

Why We are Making Strides

The doctors and staff of Olney-Sandy Spring Veterinary Hospital are excited to be participating in The American Cancer Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” for the third year in a row!  The walk is a OSSVH proof0001fundraising event to support breast cancer research and increase breast cancer awareness.  Team OSSVH will walk on Sunday, October 18th in Mount Airy at Watkins Park. We are inviting our clients, families, and friends to join us for the walk and/or to donate if you wish.  If you would like to register, please join “Team OSSVH”.  We would love to see you walk with us!  If you cannot join, but would like to help, you can donate through our team.  Our goal is to raise $5000. Continue…

Make Your Own FroYo for Fido

Pets of all kinds love ice cream; dogs, however, seem to be the biggest fans. Many people share their ice cream with their dogs, and some even get their own bowl! While it may taste great, ice cream is not a healthy snack for dogs. There are commercial versions of dog ice cream available at the supermarket but could contain ingredients that may disagree with your pet. Why not make your pet their own healthy version? Continue…

Dog Park Safety

Off-leash dog parks are becoming a popular place for people to take their dogs in many communities. And with the summer quicklyDog Park approaching, many will be starting to take their dogs there. They are a great way to let your dog off leash safely, giving them an outlet for their energy and a chance to socialize with other dogs. While they are great for giving your dog an outlet for their energy, there is also a risk of injury, disease and ways of preventing these types of situations. Continue…