What to Expect

puppy1.png When you are looking for a veterinary care clinic you should be able to count on superior care and excellent service. We at Loving Care Pet Hospital in Baltimore MD have assembled an expert team of veterinary professionals to bring you the best possible healthcare for your pet. We have a state of the art veterinary facility which is clean, comfortable, and efficient. Call 443-275-7253 to schedule an appointment and we will find a time that is convenient for you.

Once a year, you should take your pet in for a check-up. This will include a full physical exam, and may include teeth and gum cleaning if needed. Dr. Firstname Lastname will check the health of your pet from head to tail, and you will be very happy you came to Loving Care Pet Hospital for service.

Bring in any medical history you have of your pet when you come to our vet clinic. It's best to keep a journal of your pet's health throughout his or her life, including behavioral shifts. If you have something like this, share it with our team. If not, let us know everything that you think will be important. Dr. Lastname can still work with whatever information you have.

In some circumstances, Dr. Lastname will refer you to a specialist who has advanced expertise in areas such as internal medicine or surgery.

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Office Hours

Monday:

9:00 AM-7:00 PM

Tuesday:

9:00 AM-7:00 PM

Wednesday:

9:00 AM-7:00 PM

Thursday:

9:00 AM-7:00 PM

Friday:

9:00 AM-7:00 PM

Saturday:

9:00 am-4:00 pm

Sunday:

11:00 am-4:00 pm

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  • Epilepsy

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  • Seizures

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  • Seasonal Care

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  • Mealtime

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  • Hypothyroidism

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  • Ruptured Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)

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  • Recognizing Illnesses

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