Wagging Tails Animal Hospital

The entire staff at Wagging Tails Animal Hospital is dedicated to providing the highest quality medical and surgical care, and the best possible service to our clients. We treat your little loved ones with special attention, compassion and personalized care. We strive to make each animal's experience as positive, stress-free and pain free as possible. We pledge to continuously educate ourselves and remain progressive in our practice of veterinary medicine. It is our goal to consistently surpass our clients expectations of us as a veterinary facility and member of the community. We thank you for your trust and for allowing us to care for your family's pets

[12/30/16]   Happy New Year! Do you and your pet have a New Year Resolution?


Clicker Training for Cats: The Basics | Catster

Yes, 'Hairspray' is so darn smart that it would be a sin not to even try.
Training a cat may sound impossible, but give these tips a go! https://goo.gl/jEx5pS

catster.com Cat training has often been considered an elusive goal by pet owners who’ve been conditioned to view cats as “untrainable.” Yet many cat owners have found an enjoyable way to train and interact with their pets through the process of clicker training for cats. So what is cat clicker training? Cat cli...


How to Housetrain Your Dog or Puppy : The Humane Society of the United States

Persistence is key. Happy training.
These housetraining tips are suitable for dogs of any age. https://goo.gl/JJaUtW

humanesociety.org Housetraining your dog or puppy requires far more than a few stacks of old newspapers—it calls for vigilance, patience, plenty of commitment and above all, consistency.


Train Your Pet to Love Grooming and Nail Trims

Nail trims don't have to be a nightmare. Learn how to ease your pet's fear. https://goo.gl/9WstI9

pethealthnetwork.com Posts by: Dr. Sophia Yin, DVM, MSDog Grooming You finally mustered the nerve to carry out the task you’ve been dreading all week—a must because you’re having guests and you want Fido to look his best! Brush in one hand, nail clippers in the other, you hunt for Fido throughout the house. . “I got him...


Top 5 Puppy Training Tips | petMD

Just got a pet for the holidays?
These 5 tips are key to puppy training success. https://goo.gl/wUgQNu

petmd.com It is important to have a well-trained puppy. Not only does it make you look good in your friends’ and neighbors’ eyes, but it also means fewer accidents for you to clean up.


Training Your Cat? How to Keep Him Motivated

Yes 'Happi' can learn tricks too.!
How can you keep your cat's interest during training? https://goo.gl/X90giP

vetstreet.com Cat training not going so well? Don't give up! With patience, consistency and the right plan, it is possible to train your cat.


Winter Hazards and Your Cat

This winter, avoid these hazards for your cat. https://goo.gl/psoz0p

vetstreet.com Cats are attracted to the sweet smell and taste of antifreeze, but if eaten, this toxin can quickly cause kidney failure. Outdoor cats depend on people fo...

Chocolate Toxicity Meter | petMD

Dog and chocolate don't mix. If your dog eats chocolate, call your vet and use this toxicity meter to help determine what comes next. https://goo.gl/INusHb

petmd.com What Makes Chocolate Toxic to Dogs? Chocolate contains substances known as methylxanthines (specifically caffeine and theobromine), which dogs are far more sensitive to than people. The petMD Chocolate Toxicity Meter will let you know how much theobromine and caffeine your dog has consumed and the s...

Cold Weather Pet Tips

Happy, healthy 2017 to all.
It is just as important to keep pets warm in winter as it is to keep them cool in summer. https://goo.gl/Q6ypFe

vetmed.wsu.edu This information is not meant to be a substitute for veterinary care. Always follow the instructions provided by your veterinarian.


Kittens and their Matching Bunnies

These kittens have their very own matching bunnies. https://goo.gl/R0sdOf

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Urethral Obstruction in Cats

This condition warrants an emergency trip to the veterinarian. https://goo.gl/URMxvc

vetstreet.com Urethral obstruction in cats occurs when when material exiting the bladder doesn’t fit through the urethra. It's painful and needs immediate treatment. Read more here.

Painful and Frequent Urination in Dogs | petMD

Is Fido having accidents in the house? https://goo.gl/kvc1kX

petmd.com Dysuria is a condition that leads to painful urination in the animal, while pollakiuria refers to abnormally frequent urination.

Chronic Kidney Disease and Failure

Drinking too much water is a sign of this disease. https://goo.gl/VZZAdn

vetmed.wsu.edu Chronic kidney disease is defined as kidney disease that has been present for months to years. Chronic renal disease (CRD), chronic renal failure (CRF), and chronic renal insufficiency refer to the same condition.

Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease

Is Kitty peeing frequently? It may be a sign of this disease. https://goo.gl/gDNRgW

vet.cornell.edu Feline lower urinary tract disease describes a collection of conditions that can affect the bladder and urethra of cats. Cats with FLUTD usually show signs of difficulty and pain when urinating, increased frequency of urination, and blood in the urine.


Urinary Tract Infections in Dogs | Canine UTI

Fact: Female dogs are more prone to developing urinary tract infections. https://goo.gl/a5wppA



5 Expert Tips to Get Your Dog to Go Potty in the Rain

'Bella' it's raining again- we need to set up your indoor potty. I wish you aren't scared of the rain.
Sometimes it's raining when nature calls, but here's what you can do to help your dog potty anyway. https://goo.gl/NjgZR3


[12/07/16]   “An animal’s eyes have the power to speak a great language.”―Martin Buber


Wild Rabbit Spots Pet Bunny, Falls Madly In Love

For these 2 bunnies, it was love at first sight. https://goo.gl/mDL5NJ

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Why Do Cats Knock Things Over? | Why Do Cats Knock Things Off Tables? | petMD | petMD

Finally! The answer to your cat's questionable behavior https://goo.gl/KGQuHJ

petmd.com Cats do some weird things, like sleep on our heads and hide in boxes. But why do cats knock things over? Why do cats knock things off tables? We checked with cat behaviorists to find out.

[12/07/16]   Yes, "Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Dunder Blixem & Rudolph" will have a ball once we get our holiday decors out.
As you decorate for the holidays, be aware of the health hazards tinsel and other festive frills pose for pets. http://goo.gl/7wenLk


Brushing Your Cat

"Batman" likes to nuzzle and sleep on my lap but once I touch his matts & get the slicker brush- he just flies out of my arms.!Tips for wrangling your furry feline for a good brushing goo.gl/bAomh9

cvhs.okstate.edu Cats often have a reputation for being independent. However, there is one area where owners can engage with their cats—grooming. Brushing your cat keeps it looking fabulous. It’s also a great way to check to see if your cat is feeling ...


Feline Hairballs

The term "hairball" is actually a misnomer. What shape do hairballs usually take? goo.gl/wNENQv

vet.cornell.edu A large clump of ingested hair can block a cat's intestinal tract and pose a deadly threat. Here's how to prevent them.


Dog Grooming Tips

Of course, " Monkey & Bear" need to look & smell the part when our guest will come next week. How often should you bathe your dog? goo.gl/BNGBMW



How to Trim Cat Nails | petMD

Why do I find it so intimidating to do "Friskies" nails? Use these tips to make trimming your friendly feline's nails a breeze. goo.gl/E0P32G

petmd.com If scratch marks on your furniture aren't appealing to you, you should consider clipping your cat's nails regularly. Learn how to trim cat nails on petMD.


Slideshow: Tips for Brushing a Dog’s Teeth

Yes, the holidays can be overwhelming but " Mistletoe" chompers are also important. Feel like tackling the task of brushing those chompers? goo.gl/Z6bnck

pets.webmd.com Keep your dog's teeth and mouth clean and healthy by learning how to brush his teeth. WebMD shows you how to make it easy, step by step.


Couple Lets Their Dog Pick Out a Kitten at the Shelter and Now They’re Besties

The most comfortable pillow ever....This dog got to choose his own furry companion. goo.gl/Hlvd9p

twistedsifter.com Well this is just the most adorable thing ever

Be particularly mindful of this if you’re decorating your home for the holidays. Cats are crafty and curious creatures; be sure to keep breakable items out of their reach, and never leave candles unattended!


Herman The Scaredy Cat Can’t Believe His Eyes

Look at the peepers on this cat! Do any of your pets have any unusual features?

SUBSCRIBE to the Barcroft network: http://bit.ly/Oc61Hj THIS kitten looks like the ultimate scaredy cat as he gives new meaning to the term ‘wide...

Investing in pet insurance may help offset expenses of unforeseen veterinary costs. Ask us which insurance plans we recommend!

Dogs are very expressive pets. But if your dog's bark is indicating that they may be sick or hurt, or if they’re less expressive than usual, it's time to head to the vet! Call us to schedule an appointment to help keep your barking buddy healthy and happy!


How to Travel with Pets

If you plan on traveling with your pets this season, be prepared for all their needs! If it’s been a while since their last wellness exam, it’s a good idea to bring them in to ensure they’re well enough to travel. Call us today for an appointment!

theeverygirl.com As the holidays approach, you may find yourself thinking about travel plans and trying to figure out the best way to ensure you...


Top Ten Tips for Feeding Pets Thanksgiving Leftovers | petMD

What do you mean? " Corn Bread can't have his turkey?
Happy Thanksgiving! Before giving your pet a Thanksgiving feast of its own, know which foods are safe for your pet—and which are not. goo.gl/omXBPP

petmd.com With the holidays approaching, your dog or cat will inevitably be begging to partake in the big turkey dinner. When polled, 56 percent of petMD readers admitted to sharing Thanksgiving table scraps with their pets. While this can be a wonderful way to add lean protein and fresh veggies to your pet’s...


Diabetic Emergencies: Preventing and Treating Hypoglycemia in Dogs and Cats

Diabetic pet? Know how to prevent emergency situations. http://goo.gl/tRZPNf
Get your schedules down pat. Set your calendars or smart cell alarms so that ' Cinnamon' can get her routine injections and medications.

vetstreet.com The most common cause of a diabetic emergency in cats and dogs is hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar. Here's how to avoid a life-threatening situation.

First Aid Tips for Pet Owners

From first aid supplies to handling pet injuries, be a first aid pro. http://goo.gl/fApSfV
Always remember that any first aid administered to your pet should be followed by immediate veterinary care. First aid care is not a substitute for veterinary care, but it may save your pet's life until it receives veterinary treatment.

avma.org What would you do if...your dog ate the bag of semi-sweet chocolate chips that was left out on the kitchen counter?...your cat had a seizure right


Pet Poison Helpline - Pet Poisoning Signs and Symptoms

Mommy, 'Chicken' just grabbed the raisin pie off the table...
Drooling, vomiting, diarrhea. These are just a few signs indicating potential poison exposure in your pet. http://goo.gl/9ICHxh

petpoisonhelpline.com Learn different signs and symptoms of a pet poisoning. If your dog or cat has been poisoned, contact Pet Poison Helpline 800-213-6680 or your vet.


Common Emergencies for Adult Cats | petMD

'Auggie's been coughing so bad that he hasn't touch his meal and he has been hiding most of the time now.
You should seek veterinary help immediately if your cat experiences any of these situations. https://goo.gl/EPsTzU



Emergency Care for Your Pet

Oh dear, it's Thanksgiving day tomorrow and Ms. Roger is urinating frequently in odd places...
Do you know when to seek emergency care for your pet? http://goo.gl/otJVvn

aspca.org Unfortunately, accidents do happen. When a medical emergency befalls our furry friends, pet parents may find it difficult to make rational decisions, especially if something occurs during the middle of the night. That’s why it’s crucial to have an emergency plan in place—before you need it.


Cool Dogs

How fast summer flew by. Winter came in with a bang and where did Fall go?
Missing summertime? You're not the only one. http://goo.gl/Tkg3is

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[11/23/16]   “Happiness is a warm puppy.”―Charles M. Schulz


Pet Cancer Awareness

It is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month. Do you know the signs of cancer?

petcancerawareness.org Pet Cancer Awareness and the Blue Buffalo Foundation are dedicated to fighting dog and cat cancer.


November: National Pet Diabetes Month

"Sugar Pie" doesn't look good to me- I just remember filling her water dish earlier.
For National Pet Diabetes Month, learn to recognize the signs of diabetes in your pet.

pethealthnetwork.com November is National Diabetes Month, and while this month was originally designed to increase awareness of this common endocrine disease in humans, we need to be aware of the growing prevalence of DM in dogs and cats also.

[10/29/16]   Happy Halloween! Share a festive picture of your pet in his or her costume.


Emoji Kittens: I Photograph Kittens In A Unique Way

Kittens + emojis = adorable

boredpanda.com What happens when classic cuddly kittens are juxtaposed with popular emojis? The world might not be ready for this cuteness overload. For far too long, kittens have been confined to the same tired poses: kitten in flower pot, kitten with ball of wool, kitten watching goldfish. But today’s kitten is…


National Cat Day

In honor of National Cat Day, share a fun story or picture of your cat!


[10/29/16]   Does your dog or cat have a strange animal friend, such as a bird? Share a picture or story of their friendship!

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299 Route 59
Airmont, NY

Opening Hours

Monday 08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:00 - 18:00
Saturday 08:00 - 13:00
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