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February 20, 2016
Has your pet been itching or scratching? This time of year we have a lot of dogs (and even some cats!) coming in for itching, chewing, licking, hair loss and skin rashes. In the majority of these cases, the underlying cause is allergies; however, often pets will also have a skin infection on top of this, causing even more problems. Read More


February 19, 2016
Why is heartworm prevention a key component of maintaining your pet’s health? If your pet is already on a heartworm prevention program – great job! If not, here are some specifics on heartworms and why it is important to give your dog that monthly dose. Read More


May 9, 2016
We are thrilled to announce Reina Loza as our May Employee of the Month! Read about how Reina contributes to making BRVC a better hospital! Read More


October 20, 2015
One of the more commonly seen and treated diseases we will see here at Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center is something called kennel cough, also known as infectious tracheobronchitis. Read More


September 27, 2015
Breaking News: We just learned that xylitol, a sugar substitute most commonly seen in sugar-free gum and other sugar-free products, is now showing up in peanut butter and other nut butters. Five companies that we know of add xylitol to their peanut butters: Go Nuts, Hank’s Protein Plus Peanut Butter, Krush Nutrition, Nuts ‘n More and P28. Read More


August 2, 2015
Many of our clients will recognize the smiling face and Boston accent of Helen Tarantino – our August Employee of the Month. She has been a fixture of the BRVC reception department for a decade now. Helen's genuine compassion for animals and their people allow her to connect easily and instantly with our clients. For many people, Helen is an indispensable part of BRVC and helps make us a great hospital. Read More


October 4, 2015
Our October Employee of the Month is truly BRVC’s secret weapon. As Administrative Assistant, Debbie Mullins works behind the scenes to support the smooth operation of our hospital. There truly doesn’t seem to be an end to the list of things she helps make happen – and always with a friendly smile on her face! Read More


August 23, 2015
Does your pet have increased thirst, increased urination and seems to be losing weight despite the fact that they are ravenous or hungry all the time? If so, they may have Diabetes Mellitus (also known as DM). Read More


June 29, 2015
“I love being able to say that I am a part of one of the best veterinary hospitals in the Bay Area. Along with my coworkers and veterinarians, we are able to make a difference in the lives of our clients and their beloved animals with the variety of services we offer. I love the people I work with; seeing their compassion and care for our clients and patients makes me happy to work alongside them. But most of all, I enjoy working with kittens!” Read More


June 22, 2015
When Dr. Trevor Miller examined Luke he checked all his vitals and palpated his abdomen. Luke’s gums were pale—a sign that he was in shock. His abdomen felt soft. Dr. Miller’s first thoughts were that Luke might be bleeding internally. X-rays were taken and it was revealed that Luke was not hemorrhaging internally—he actually was suffering from Gastro Dilatation and Volvulus syndrome, or GDV (also referred to as “bloat”). Read More


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