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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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Safe Summer Fun

Safe Summer Fun

Summer is such an amazing season to get outside and spend time with our four-legged friends.  Hiking, swimming, playing ball or frisbee, or even relaxing in the sun are all great things to do with you pet.  In order to ensure that you and your furry friend...

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Happy National Pet Week

Happy National Pet Week

Happy National Pet Week!  Here in the veterinary world, pets are our lives!  We do what we do because we love our pets (and yours)!  What is it about pets that make our worlds go round?!  There is something special in this thing we call the human-animal...

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Dog and Cat Parasites in the Roaring Fork Valley

Dog and Cat Parasites in the Roaring Fork Valley

With spring finally becoming a reality, it is time to about ticks and other parasites that become more prevalent as the weather begins to warm. As a general rule, we are very fortunate in this valley to have less parasite problems than most of the rest of...

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Healthy Teeth, Happy Horse

Healthy Teeth, Happy Horse

As the field of veterinary medicine has evolved, the importance of high quality dental care has become increasingly apparent.  The mouth serves a vital role as the entry point for nutrition, the foundation of health.  In fact, oral health is important...

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We Do House Calls

We Do House Calls

by Melissa Gisleson, DVM Do you dread taking your dog or cat to the vet? Many people do! The experience can be exhausting for both you and your critter! Here, at Alpine Animal Hospital, we have many options to help provide the best medical care with low...

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Coughing Dog – Not Just Kennel Cough

Coughing Dog – Not Just Kennel Cough

Our valley is blessed with a large and well-cared-for dog population. Dogs join us in everyday activities from hiking and going out for dinner to accompanying us at work. As you can imagine, there are many scenarios for dog-to-dog interactions, as well as...

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National Take Your Cat To The Vet Day

National Take Your Cat To The Vet Day

By Melissa Gisleson, DVM Has it been a while? Maybe it’s time for a visit! Many times our feline friends’ medical care can fall by the wayside due to the additional work and effort it takes to bring them in for veterinary care. Often, kitties hide or...

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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.co

Hours

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

Location

17776 Highway 82
Carbondale, CO 81623
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