Keep Your Pet Safe During the Holidays From Your Veterinarian In Cape Canaveral

Thanksgiving Day may be one of your favorite holidays, but Turkey Day can be dangerous for your pets. Following a few of these tips will help you ensure that your furry friends don't suffer a Thanksgiving emergency.

Does My Pet Need Year-Round Flea and Tick Prevention In Cape Canaveral? Yes, and Here's Why!

The sun is starting to set earlier and earlier and the temperature is getting cooler. Some parts of the U.S. have begun to see blankets of snow that seemingly showed up overnight. Our minds have turned to thoughts of f mugs of hot cocoa & Christmas tree lights. We see our sleeping pets curled up and content on their bed when, all a sudden, their head pops up and they start to chew on their hip. “It can’t be a flea!” you think.

The Importance of Spay/Neuter In Cape Canaveral

The importance of spay/neuter in Cape Canaveral is multi-fold for pet safety and supporting pet owners. Spay/neutering in cape canaveral also play a crucial role in local communities.

5 Cat Wellness Tips in Honor of Pet Wellness Month

October is pet wellness month and because, as veterinarians, we know that you want your fur babies in your life for as long as possible, we’d like to help you put your pets on the path to wellness. We’re taking the opportunity in this blog post to talk about the many ways you can help improve your cat wellness.

Are Rabies Vaccinations Necessary Anymore?

Some pet owners believe that because it isn’t as common, or because their pet stays mostly indoors, they can opt out of getting this life-saving vaccination.

Abdominal Pet Radiography In Cape Canaveral

Find out more about our pet radiography services with our fun and informative blog post.

A Pet Owner's Guide To Flea Control In Cape Canaveral

Some pets are allergic to fleas and can become intensely itchy from a single flea bite, whereas other pets may experience mild itching or none at all. Just because your pet isn’t scratching doesn’t mean there are no fleas.

Gum Disease Prevention

There is no question that it is incredibly important to practice good oral healthcare for our pets in order to maintain their overall health. Gum disease poses a particular problem for dogs, who are five times more likely to develop the disease than humans. If your dog’s gums are not properly maintained, the effects can make devastating impacts on vital organs like the kidneys, liver, and heart.

Dog Dental Care - Bad Breath, Teeth Cleaning, Dog Dentist in Cocoa Beach, FL

It is important to realize that your dog will never tell you when it is experiencing dental pain. All dogs will endure some level of dental disease and dental pain during their lives.

Keeping Your Pet Safe in the Summer Heat

Here in Florida, it never really gets cold in the winter. Our northern friends get reminders about pet hazards with the change of each season, but without true seasonality, it can be easy to forget how dangerous heat really can be for our pets.

Need A Puppy Vaccination In Cape Canaveral

Whether you are a dog or cat owner or both, keeping vaccinations up-to-date is crucial in maintaining your animal’s safety.

What Is Laser Therapy For Dogs And How Does It Work?

Did You search for a “Vet near me”? But you really needed Dog laser therapy? We’ve Got You Covered. At Ocean Animal Hospital, we pride ourselves with always searching for new ways to care for your dog, especially where pain is concerned.

How to Keep Your Cat Calm at Night

It's 2 a.m. and everyone is fast asleep, except for your cat. Your feline friend races through the house, skidding around corners and knocking over everything in its path. Although your cat might think that the middle of the night is the perfect time for these frenzied runs, you probably disagree.

Stop Dog Urine from Destroying Your Lawn

A well-kept lawn makes us both feel good about ourselves and look good to others. But when our pups insist on peeing in the same area over and over, it can really take a toll on our beautiful backyards.

New Year, New Budget: Pet Budgeting Tips

Whether you’re getting a new pet this year or just looking for ways to save money on current pet expenses, here’s some tips we think will help.

Tips and Tricks for Picky Eaters

Is your dog a picky eater? When it’s time to eat, do you notice him only sniffing and licking his food rather than gobbling it up? Maybe when you go to feed him dinner you notice that he hasn’t even finished lunch!

Hearty, Healthy, and Homemade: Great Recipes for Your Dog

Food is the most important thing we buy for our dogs. Good nutrition is essential to healthy teeth, skin, muscles, and the overall wellbeing of our pets. While many dog food manufacturers are dedicated to making sure they are providing healthy dog food to their customers, the best way to ensure your dog food has healthy ingredients is to make it yourself! Whether it’s a special occasion or you just love to experiment in the kitchen, here are some delicious dog food recipes for you to try out.

Why is My Pet Suddenly Aggressive?

Nothing is more terrifying or confusing for a pet owner than when your typically easy-going and friendly pet suddenly attacks another animal, child, or you. The answer to why your pet has suddenly become aggressive isn’t always clear. In any case, if your pet exhibits acts of aggressiveness, it is imperative that you address it before it becomes a habit.

Canine Influenza Outbreak

On June 16, the University of Florida confirmed that more than 20 dogs have been diagnosed with Canine Influenza (H3N2). They also note that cases seen by veterinarians outside the college cannot be tracked since Canine Influenza not considered a reportable disease by the state.

Did You Know: Manatees

Manatees have a special place in every Floridian’s heart, but do we really know one of our favorite sea creatures as well as we think we do?

Dealing with a Dog Who Bites

It can be quite a shock when your own dog bites you, and even more horrifying if she bites other people! Still, millions of Americans are bitten by dogs every year, many needing medical attention after the fact. All dogs are capable of biting, so it is important to understand the common triggers so that you can prevent these instances of dog aggression.

Preparing Your Pet for Natural Disasters

Floridians are no strangers to disasters. Hurricanes, floods, sinkholes, you name it – we got it. With a major emergency happening in Florida at least once a year, you’d think Florida pet parents would be well-prepared. But just in case, here’s some tips to make sure your pet is prepared when disaster strikes.

It’s THAT Time of Year Again

It’s time to talk about your pets and making sure to never leave a pet in a hot vehicle. While the goal should be to not leave your furry loved ones unattended in a vehicle no matter what time of year it is, summer temperatures can escalate things quickly.

Do you need a pet check up in Cape Canaveral FL?

Don’t Wait Schedule Today!

wave background

Over 60 5-Star Reviews
Find out What Your Neighbors Are Saying About Us

Linda Collins
5.0 ★★★★★
I love how Dr Gabe interacts with my elderly pet. He is gentle and explains everything that he is doing and his staff is very friendly and accommodating.
Gina Westlake
5.0 ★★★★★
I brought my frenchie in because she started having seizures and Dr. Young was fantastic. Great staff, patient and phenomenal prices! Highly recommended!
Meredith Runion
5.0 ★★★★★
Dr. Dave is great! The staff is very friendly and welcoming. I trust his opinion and he always has the pet's best interests at heart and is realistic.
review author image
Maureen Dempsey
5.0 ★★★★★
I highly recommend Oceans Animal Hospital. My experience was top notch from start to finish. The staff was kind and helpful and the doctor went above and beyond. They explain everything thoroughly, document the procedure nicely and follow up with care. They even called to remind me about starting Ziggy's medications. Great group of professionals!
review author image
Pamela Salvi
5.0 ★★★★★
I know that my pet is getting the best care with Dr. Gabe and his team at Ocean Animal Hospital. I trust Dr. Gabe , he is kind, thoughtful, and his knowledge of veterinary medicine is top notch.
review author image
Nathan Ziegler
5.0 ★★★★★
They are fantastic! Very helpful and friendly! They make the visit very comfortable for my dog and cat, giving a personal touch that goes the extra mile.
PREV
NEXT
High Touch Quality
Care For Your Pet

Call Or Visit Us Today!

RX Refills
After Hours Emergency Care
Animal Specialty & Emergency Hospital
(312) 753-7600