The Anxious Pet: 6 Reasons Your Dog May Need a Supplement

The Anxious Pet reached out to Dr. Jennifer Frione to ask her advice on pet supplements. Read the full article here and her direct quotes below. “Supplementation can be added to your pet’s diet at any stage of life,” says Dr. Jennifer Frione, owner of Lakeside Animal Hospital in Florida. Frione recommends supplements...

Thanksgiving Hours and Foods to Avoid Feeding Pets

Lakeside Animal Hospital is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, November 25 and all-day on Thursday, November 26. Traveling for the holidays? Don’t forget to get your fur-babies boarding reservation in!When you celebrate Thanksgiving this year, there will be so many temptations that might result in...

World Rabies Day

World Rabies Day is an annual event on September 28th to promote action and awareness for rabies prevention. Rabies Alliance has been raising awareness since 2007.Protect your family and your pets by having your pets vaccinated against this deadly disease. Prevention starts with awareness. Rabies remains a major concern worldwide, killing tens of thousands of people...

Dogs in Hot Cars

Summer is here! But let’s get real; it is summer all year ‘round in sunny South Florida. The scary reality is that during the summer the days are hot and inside our cars it is even hotter. It is very important that you never leave your fur-baby in your car,...

Tips for Traveling Safely with your Pet

Traveling with your pet can be highly stressful for some pets but exciting for others, especially when traveling during a pandemic. Make sure you know your pet will enjoy themselves before investing and adding them to your travel plans. Your best bet is to test it out before investing! Take a mini car...

With Rainy Weather Comes Poisonous Toads

Unfortunately, we South Floridians know very well about the rainy weather our beautiful unpredictable Sunshine State throws at us. With the downpour comes plenty of water and plenty of pesky Cane Toad's aka Bufo Toad's. We at Lakeside Animal Hospital love all creatures big and small and truly kid when we...

Transitioning your pet for re-opening phases

Our pets have been affected by the COVID-19 crisis just like we have. For one, pet cats and dogs have been diagnosed with the virus and displayed respiratory symptoms. Additionally, while we are finding ways to cope with the pandemic stress, pets have anxiety, too. Now that non-essential venues from parks and golf courses to...