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Finding Holistic Veterinarians

Many people call from out of state asking if I know of a holistic vet in their area. If you need one outside the greater Portland area, the best resource is the website for the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association – www.ahvma.org.

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Woobies ‘n Things

During acupuncture it’s best if pets can stay relatively still while the needles are in. A great way to help pets relax in one spot is to bring a familiar blanket or pad from home. The scent of a familiar place of repose gives pets a

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Giving Liquid Herbs Containing Alcohol

Many liquid herbal preparations contain a small amount of alcohol to act as a preservative. The amount varies but for most veterinary preparations it’s around 10-20%. Formulations for humans run closer to 30%. While dogs tend to still take these well, cats tend to be more

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The Importance of Parasite Prevention

We believe in the importance of keeping all pets on monthly deworming and flea prevention.  A significant amount of pets test positive for intestinal parasites, which they pick up from water sources, parks, wild animal feces, and the ground in their own backyard.  And here in

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The Veterinary Oath: Protecting Pets & People

Have you ever read a copy of the Veterinary Oath? This is what is says: “Being admitted to the profession of veterinary medicine, I solemnly swear to use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health, the relief

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Recall Update

Natura Pet Foods Expands Salmonella Recall By News Desk | April 21, 2013 Natura Pet Products, which issued a recall of select lots of four brands of pet food last month, has expanded its recall to include all of the company’s dry pet food and treat

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Why Choose a Locally Owned Veterinary Clinic?

A word from Dr. Christine Ortner about the differences between locally owned veterinary clinics and national chain “big box” corporate clinics… I opened Cascade Summit Animal Hospital in 2003. I live in this community and take pride in serving my friends and neighbors. I love seeing

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A WORD FROM DR. ORTNER

Thank you for taking the time to visit our web site. Cascade Summit Animal Hospital (CSAH) is a place for people who really love their pets and want the best medical care for their animal companions. I would like to take a moment to share my

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Monday – Friday:
8:00am – 6:00pm

Saturday – Sunday:
Closed