Mar Vista Animal Medical Center

3850 Grand View Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90066

(310)391-6741

marvistavet.com

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June 2022

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Our Hospital Staff Has Voted to Remain "Mask Mandatory" for Another Month
   
Thank you for your coperation and understanding.
  
We still ask that no more than 3 adults wait in the canine waiting room and no more than 2 adults wait in the feline waiting room. If the area is crowded, please wait outside.

  

FACE MASKS REQUIRED INDOORS (at least for now)

 

  
INDEPENDENCE DAY IS ALMOST HERE
  

  For us, this means barbecue, games with family, holiday, friends, and fireworks. For dogs and cats, it can mean abject terror. More pets go missing on the Fourth of July than any other day. Be prepared. Here are some tips:

  

  • Be sure your pet is microchipped just in case.

  • Consider boarding your pets if you are not going to be home.

  • Plan ahead and get anxiety-busting medication before it sells out.

 


SILEO® GEL FOR DOGS
This product was made for noise phobia. A special dosing syringe is used to apply a minty gel in your dog's cheek pouch (not in the actual oral cavity). Multiple doses can be used as long as there are at least 2 hours between dosages.

  

GABAPENTIN LIQUID OR CAPSULES
Another helpful anxiety buster especially helpful for cats. Give it 2-3 hours before dark. Some sedation can be expected so be sure to restrict your pet from stairs or jumping up or down on furniture.

  

ALPRAZOLAM and TRAZODONE
Popular for dogs expected to experience panic. Ask your vet about a prescription for your dog as the holiday approaches.

      
  
WE WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY, JULY 4th
 
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We will be closed Monday July 4th in Observance of Independence Day. Have a safe and fun holiday!

 

IF YOU PLAN TO TRAVEL WITH YOUR PET THIS SUMMER:

 

  • SPECIAL PAPERWORK IS PROBABLY GOING TO BE NEEDED.

  • AIRLINES WILL HAVE REQUIREMENTS.

  • FOREIGN COUNTRY PAPERWORK TAKES EXTRA TIME.

    

Don't wait until the last minute. We can help you with the procedure.

Let us know where you are going and when.

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VISIT OUR WEB SITE ON TRAVELING WITH YOUR PET BY CLICKING HERE.


INTERESTING EXTERNAL LINK: THE AMERICAN RESCUE DOG SHOW

https://abc.com/shows/the-american-rescue-dog-show

We've all seen clips of Westminster where purebred dogs compete for Best of Breed, Best in Show etc. What about Best in Snoring? Best in Belly Rubs? Best Couch Potato?

Winners score donations to the group that originally rescued them!

  

WATCH THE 2022 DOG SHOW EVENT FOR THE REST OF US.
Take the time and watch. You won't be sorry.

AND IT STREAMS ON HULU AS WELL.

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DID YOU KNOW...

             ...THAT THERAPEUTIC DIETS ARE 100% GUARANTEED?

  

That means that if your pet doesn't like the food or if you need to return a partial case of food or partly used bag for ANY reason, you get a 100% refund!

Nobody wants concern about buying special food only to have the pet refuse to eat it. To help with this, all the major diet companies guarantee their food 100% which means it can be returned partially used and you still get a full refund. Diet is an important part of disease management. Don't hesitate to try a recommended diet because of concern over wasted food. It's covered! Ask our receptionists for details.

 

   

Please allow 24 hours to process medication refills. To have medication shipped to you, please order at marvista.vetsfirstchoice.com

 

   

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TO HELP BRING YOUR PET THE BEST POSSIBLY CARE.

 

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