September 21, 2018

This blog always strives to be an educational platform for our clients. However, earlier this week it came to my attention that September 23rd is National Dog in Politics Day. Not to be confused with dog politicians, a great idea in my opinion, September 23rd celebrate...

September 13, 2018

Animal Pain Awareness Month

September has been recognized as Animal Pain Awareness Month by the IVAPM (International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management), so we would like to provide you with some information on how to identify pain in your animal and some of the trea...

September 6, 2018

“Let’s Get Physical!”

At My Vet, our doctors and staff know the care and keeping of our animal companions can be overwhelming. It’s easy to lose sight of the basics in pet care. Rather than diving deeper into the minutia of veterinary medicine this post will review the...

August 27, 2018

Everything You’ve Been Itching to Know about Flea and Tick Preventatives!

Have you seen the new Nexgard commercial? A TV spot dedicated to dogs doing what they do best: play. But what’s enabling the fun times? A reliable flea and tick preventative of course!

Our clients...

August 3, 2018

Implementing Fear Free vet visits at My Vet Animal Hospital means we are learning new techniques on how to make your pet’s visit as stress-free as possible as we continue with our Fear-Free certification.

One of the approaches recommended is to give oral mild sedatives...

July 26, 2018

Midsummer has come and gone. Chicagoans are headed into the humid, unrelenting heat of August. Though we’ve entered the Dog Days of Summer with some very high temperatures this year, more hot days are on the horizon. While we revel in days spent outdoors, trips to the...

July 19, 2018

The current consumer climate demands innovation and modernity among professionals and businesses. In keeping with the expectations of our clients’ veterinary medicine is constantly adjusting best practice.

Here at My Vet our staff and doctors focus on creating the best...

March 27, 2018

Feline Friendly Vet Visits

All of us here at My Vet love our feline companions and know how stressful it can be to  bring them in for their annual or bi-annual visits. Because of this, over the past year, we have been working to find ways to make visits more comfortable...

March 17, 2018

Preventing Pet-tential Pet Toxicity

The month of March is National Pet Poison Awareness Month and hosts “Poison Prevention Week” from the 18th to the 24th, and while it was originally dedicated to human poison awareness, we think it’s also important to include some of t...

February 1, 2018

Don’t Brush Aside Your Pet’s Oral Health

February is Pet Dental Health Month! Our pets are prone to many of the dental issues we humans can suffer from, so we wanted to take a little bit of time to talk about the importance of keeping those pearly whites fresh and clean...

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My Vet Animal Hospital

1643 W. Cortland St.

Chicago, IL 60622

Phone: (773) 235 8387 | Fax: (773) 235 8009

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Hours: Mon-Tues, Thurs: 8:30 - 6 | Wed: 12 - 8 | Fri: 8:30 - 5 | Sat: 8:30 - 4 | Sun: Closed