Blog

  • Mar 17 2017

    Microchipping Your Pet

    Now through the end of March we will be promoting microchipping and we will waive the $17.99 registration fee to HomeAgain to get your pet’s information into the national database….

  • Dec 13 2016

    Cold Weather Safety Tips

    Exposure to winter’s dry, cold air and chilly rain, sleet and snow can cause chapped paws and itchy, flaking skin, but these aren’t the only discomforts pets can suffer. Winter…

  • Dec 16 2015

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    10 Things You Can Do to Make Veterinary Visits Better for Everyone

    Accustom your pet to its carrier and to traveling in the car; If your veterinarian doesn’t already have your pet’s medical record on file, bring it with you or have…

  • Dec 08 2015

    Lucy

    From July 16, 2008 to June 2, 2014 I had the great pleasure of sharing life with you.  I will always love you Lucy.

  • Sep 20 2015

    My missing bud Forrest

    Ok – buddy might be an overstatement. i don’t really have any buddies. I’m the King around here. BUT, Forrest did hang out on my bench. Forrest is a friendly…

  • Aug 07 2015

    Tips for Stress Free Visits to Our Clinic

    Tips for Stress Free Visits to Our Clinic Visits to the vet’s office can be stressful for you and your pet, but there are things you can do to reduce…

  • Mar 26 2013

    Pat's Frenchie ready to spread Easter cheer at the nursing home.

    Easter Bunny?

    Hello to all my Blog Fans! I noticed the cat boarding room is filling up. While I’d like to think everyone just wanted to hang out with me, it sounds…

  • Mar 25 2013

    It’s an Avalanche

    For about a month now we have had another cat stealing all my attention. Avalanche (Real creative for a white cat, huh? Almost as creative as my name … Humans.)…

  • Mar 07 2013

    Tom Tom

    Tommy’s New Blog

    Well I’m supposed to find time in my busy day of lounging and supervising to write this blog so I guess I’ll get started. I became the clinic cat after…

  • Mar 07 2013

    Rex’s New Blog

    My name’s Rex, and I am the resident cat at GVC. My unique name came from the place where I was found, theRexTheaterin down town Galax. My rough start in…

Emergencies

We have a veterinarian on call for emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call the clinic and if your call is not answered directly you will receive a message instructing you how to reach the on-call doctor.