If your dog has developed a tendency to pursue the same pointless activity -- sucking on his flanks, chasing his own tail, barking or snapping at thin air, et cetera -- he may be suffering from c ...View Article
"There are 10,000 answers on Google to explain your pet's symptoms, but only your Veterinarian has the right one." ~Carrie Schneider DVM
Dr. Jessica Allmendinger, DVM
will be joining The Family Pet on April 18, 2014.
Dr. Jessica Allmendinger, DVM lives in Seattle with her husband, two oversized cats and a demanding little Chihuahua mix (the 7 pound king of the house). She is originally from Texas, and attended the University of Texas at Austin, receiving a degree in Zoology. After working for years as a veterinary nurse she completed her veterinary training at the University of California, Davis in 2008. Since graduation she has worked in emergency medicine and general practice. more...
Did you know The Family Pet is a License Sales Partner for The Seattle Animal Shelter?
April Bonus: Visit The Family Pet or Seattle Animal Shelter, purchase/renew a two-year license and receive a FREE Collar or Leash.
Why license your pet?
- It's the law.Failure to license or renew your pet’s license could result in a $125 citation.
- A pet license is the best insurance policy to reunite lost pets with their families.
- The owner will be notified if a pet wearing its license shows up at the shelter.
- If your licensed pet is found roaming free, it will be returned to you instead of being taken to the shelter.
- An injured animal wearing a license is more likely to receive emergency veterinary care.
The Family Pet is a family-owned, full-service, veterinary hospital offering preventative, wellness, diagnostic, dental, emergency and surgical care, as well as boarding, routine grooming and other services.
We strive to furnish the very best veterinary services and education to our clients to help our patients lead longer, healthier lives.
Doctors Schneider, Hilmoe, Dean, Rob, Allmendinger, and our highly qualified support staff are motivated to make your pets visit pleasant while offering the best possible diagnostic and treatment options.
Meet SPUNKY - "I'm a 4-5 year old happy, special needs sweetheart dreaming of having a loving forever home of my own." read more here...
The Family Pet Celebrates the Human-Animal Bond.
Have you noticed changes in your horse's gait? Are they showing signs of fatigue or are disinterested in exercising? Equine laminitis is inflammation of the sensitive and insensitive laminae in ho ...View Article
Dogs occasionally develop a red eye. The redness may be in the white of the eye, in the clear part of the eye called the cornea, or within the eyeball. There are many causes of a red eye, but all ...View Article
There are three types of pet food recalls that can be issued. Recalls can be conducted by a company or brand, by request from the regulatory agencies, or by order from the government agency. When ...View Article
Your pets provide companionship, unconditional love and plenty of smiles, but they also make you healthier just by living with you. By keeping your furry companion healthy and happy, you're actual ...View Article
Glaucoma is typically a disease affecting middle- age to older pets. The symptoms can be very insidious in that they may not be noticeable at first, but eventually you may see a red eye or a dila ...View Article
Barnyard Pet Vet
Barnyard Pet Vet, the livestock division of The Family Pet, specializes in the care and treatment of goats, sheep, small pigs, and more. In an effort to serve a larger area and reduce travel fees, farm visits are made from both our Seattle and Issaquah locations.
Schedule an appointment to have your pet's teeth cleaned while they are awake!
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