Montgomery Village Animal Hospital

19222 Montgomery Village Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20886

(301)330-2200

www.mvah.us

The Best Things in Life

“But it was a free kitten!”Substitute dog, horse, rabbit, chicken, hamster, goat, or narwhal for “kitten” and you will have one of the most common responses hea ...

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Food Allergy Trials in Dogs

Food Allergy Trial ObjectivesWhat Signs can be seen with a Food Allergy?A food allergy is a reaction to food that involves the body’s immune system.  It is usu ...

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Fleas and Ticks: How one Hot Scientist and her Pocket Protector Help your Pets

Grossness and plague-carrying aside, you can’t question their success and hardiness. Fleas are hard to kill with conventional means. I have tried to squoosh co ...

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Ice or Ice Water Does Not Cause Bloat

No matter what veterinarians say, a 2007 email still makes the rounds every year that states that ice or ice water causes a dog's stomach to swell and potentia ...

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Air Travel with Your Pets

Summer and holiday seasons turn into USDA health certificate seasons at animal hospitals nationwide. If you are planning air travel with your pet, here are some ...

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Intervertebral Disk Disease (Herniations of the Disk)

Intervertebral disks are located between the vertebrae (bones of the spine). Each disk has two parts, a fibrous outer layer and the jelly-like interior. When di ...

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