Great Falls Animal Hospital

10125 Colvin Run Road Great Falls, VA 22066

703-759-2330

In case of an after-hours emergency please contact the following emergency hospitals:

The Life Center
165 Fort Evans Rd. NE
Leesburg VA, 20176
Phone: (703) 777-5755

VCA SouthPaws Veterinary Speicalists & Emergency Center
500 Arlington Blvd.
Fairfax, VA 22031
Phone: (703) 752-9100

The Hope Center for Advanced Veterinary Medicine
140 Park Street SE
Vienna, VA 22180
Phone: (703) 281-5121

PetCare

Resources

Here are some valuable links as chosen by the hospital’s veterinarians:

PETS

Animal Poison Control
Step By Step Guide to Administering Subcutaneous Fluids to Your Pet
Pet CPR video by the AVMA
AAHA’s Health Pet website can help
Helpful video recognizing pets in pain
AVMA video on how to pic the right toy for your pet
Learn how to brush your pets teeth in this video
Anesthesia and Your Pet video by AVMA
Veterinary Partner has all kinds of information written by veterinarians, you can look up information about diseases, care of different species, and behavior issues.
Helpful video on how to give fluids under the skin to your pet at home.  Although this is directed towards our kitty friends, the information still applies to our canine buddies.
My pet needs a blood test.  What does this mean?  The AVMA has a video explanation.


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DOGS
GRIEF SUPPORT AND COUNSELING

HelpGuide.org has links for you or your loved ones experiencing grief over the loss of a pet.  It also has good resources for helping children.
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Companion Animal Hospital Pet Loss Support 607-253-3932 6-9PM Monday – Thursday.
ASPCA Grief Counseling Line 877-474-3310.
Washington State University Pet Loss Support: 866-266-8635 Monday – Thursday 7PM – 9PM,  Saturday 1PM – 3PM.
Grief Support Center
The Ohio State University  Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement Website
University of Pennsylvania Grief Support
Colorado State University Argus Institute Counseling and Support Services
University of Florida Pet Loss Support
Tufts University Pet Loss Support Hotline
Michigan State University Pet Loss Support


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