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November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month!

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month!

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month! Although new puppies and kittens are super cute and fun, they also require a lot of time, training and attention in order to help them grow into a good companion. Senior pets on the other hand often come trained, housebroken and...

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The Newest Word on Heartworms

The Newest Word on Heartworms

Written by Dr Jennifer Kelley At Alpine Animal Hospital we pride ourselves on providing you, our clients, with the most up to date and relevant medical information for your feline and canine family members. With that goal in mind, new studies on the increasing...

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Pet Insurance

Pet Insurance

One of the most common questions people ask about pet insurance: Is it worth it? This is a valid question that you must find the answer to on your own. Purchasing pet insurance is not only a financial decision, but an emotional one too. You must consider...

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National Pet First Aid Awareness Month

National Pet First Aid Awareness Month

April is National Pet First Aid Awareness Month.  Should your pet be injured it is a good idea to see a veterinarian but in case you are in a remote area, out camping or enjoying the outdoors it is a good idea to be prepared to handle basic first aid...

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American Heartworm Month

American Heartworm Month

Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but February remains the American Heart Month!  This month we want to focus our awareness on heart disease and prevention in dogs and cats.  It is estimated that roughly 10% of our furry friends are the victims of heart...

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Train Your Dog Month

Train Your Dog Month

January is National Train your dog month.  This was developed to bring awareness to the importance of proper training and socialization for dogs in order to enrich their life and well-being.  A well-trained dog is a happier healthier dog.The month of...

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National Pet Diabetes Month

National Pet Diabetes Month

November is National Pet Diabetes Month – this means that it’s time to increase awareness of this pretty common animal disease. Diabetes mellitus is a condition that affects the level of glucose, or sugar, in an animal’s blood.  Insulin is needed for the...

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Fall Holiday Precautions For Your Pet

Fall Holiday Precautions For Your Pet

I can’t believe it’s almost Halloween!  You know what that means, Thanksgiving and Christmas are right around the corner.  It’s important to remember that even though we want our animals to be able to participate in all of our special celebrations, do not...

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How To Tell If Your Pet Is In Pain

How To Tell If Your Pet Is In Pain

Veterinarians see this often – by the time an owner may notice that a dog or cat is sick or not feeling well, the animal tends to be very sick.  This is especially common in cats.  Animals are masters at hiding their illnesses so it’s important as a pet...

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Serving the pets of the Roaring Fork Valley since 1970.

At Alpine Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Contact Info

Phone: 970-963-2371
Fax: 970-963-2372
Email: customerservice@alpinevet.com

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Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Sun: Closed

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17776 Highway 82
Carbondale, CO 81623
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