Staff Blog

Update on Diets and Heart Disease


This is an update to our March Blog regarding diets and heart disease: In recent years there has been a trend in the pet food industry to produce, market and have pet owners feed grain free diets.  While cats are truly best adapted to a high protein diet, dogs are omnivores who evolved to handle […]



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Update on Canine Influenza


The recent news of canine influenza (flu) cases at the Oregon Humane Society (OHS) has raised some questions that we would like to answer. Much of this is from our blog in January 2016 with some pertinent updates.   Canine Flu was first recognized about a decade ago. There are two known strains of canine […]



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What Should I Feed My Pet?


The good news and the bad news is there are so my choices and options for pet food these days and so many sources, full of good intentions, telling folks what to feed dogs and cats.  It can be downright confusing.  We get it.  That’s why we make time to talk to you about your […]



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Hill’s Pet Nutrition Voluntary Recall of Select Foods


We just received an update from Hill’s Pet Nutrition:  They are voluntarily recalling specific lots of canned dog food that may have an elevated levels of vitamin D. While vitamin D is an essential nutrient for dogs, ingestion of elevated levels can lead to potential health issues depending on the level of vitamin D and […]



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Grain Free Diets and Heart Disease in Dogs


In recent years there has been a trend in the pet food industry to produce, market and have pet owners feed grain free diets.  While cats are truly best adapted to a high protein diet, dogs are omnivores who evolved to handle a diet replete with starches. Articles in both Scientific American and Science. It […]



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Safety and Fun Tips for Enjoying Summer with your Pet


Dr. Johnson was recently interviewed and shared some important steps you can take to keep your pets happy and safe for the summer time.  We hope you find this information helpful and informative. Have a wonderful summer.  Your friends at Fremont Vet 8 Most Pressing Summer Dog Safety Tips Provided By A Vet  



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It’s Time To Talk About Pet Obesity


An article about pet obesity from the New York Times Helping pets live a longer, happier, healthier life is our motto.  We’re sharing this wonderful article from the New Your Times to help inform and educate you about the dangers of pet obesity and hopefully help start the conversation about your pet’s ideal weight and […]



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Fremont Fest 2018 is Saturday, August 4th


It’s that time of year again! Fremont Fest is just around the corner and the weather is going to be purrrrfect.  Our booth will be in the same location it’s been the last three years:  across the street from Amalfie’s Restaurant.  We’re going to do teddy bear adoption exams for the kiddos and spin the […]



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Clinic Remodel Updates, May, 2018


Things are changing at Fremont Vet.  We’ve started a huge remodel.  It includes new floors, paint, and cabinets throughout the clinic.  We’re making room to add two more exam rooms, add a new reception desk to the lobby and add two more workstations to treatment.  Since we wanted to stay open during the remodel, we […]



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Pre-Remodel Activities


Every day for the past few months, we’ve been taking baby steps to get ready for our remodel.  We have created some storage space in our basement for some of our desks, filing cabinets and books.  Some of our staff have been expert Ikea builders, constructing 12 desks, eight book shelves, and two mobile shelf racks.  […]



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