Practice Fear Free Medicine

How Do We Practice Fear Free Medicine? As one of our many New Year’s resolutions here at Gentle Touch Animal Hospital, we have decided to follow-through and stick with the practice being more ‘Fear Free’ to our furry, four-legged friends! (If that’s not a mouthful! ???? ) Visit Fear Free Pets for more information on [...]

Fear Free Medicine

Why do we practice fear free medicine at Gentle Touch Animal Hospital in Denver, Colorado? Why fear free medicine? A study that came out in 2014 reported 37% of dog owners and 58% of cat owners stated that their pet “hates going to the vet”. Veterinary-care-usage-study Those numbers are astonishing! Can you imagine how many pets [...]

Cold Laser Therapy For Dogs

Cold laser therapy for dogs and cats. Yes or no? Definitely yes! One of the more recent trends seen in veterinary medicine is hospitals now offering cold laser therapy for dogs and cats. http://www.veterinarypracticenews.com/ This may sound like a scary procedure for a pet, but it is actually a great therapeutic option for many disease processes! Cold [...]

Do You Hate Taking Your Cat to the Vet?

According to the AVMA https://www.avma.org/Pages/home.aspx, 45% of cat owners decline bringing their pet in to the vet for regular care because they “hate taking their cat to the vet”. Unfortunately, cats are very good at hiding it when they are sick, and you will not notice any symptoms until the illness has significantly progressed. Your veterinarian, through [...]

Why do we practice “fear free” medicine at Gentle Touch Animal Hospital in Denver, Colorado?

Why “fear free” medicine? A study that came out in 2014 reported 37% of dog owners and 58% of cat owners stated that their pet “hates going to the vet”. http://www.bayerdvm.com/show.aspx/resources/feline-practitioners-resource-center/bayer-veterinary-care-usage-study Those numbers are astonishing! Can you imagine how many pets are missing out on their preventive care visits and may develop serious diseases down [...]

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