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The Benefits of Tui-Na for Senior Pets

The Benefits of Tui-Na for Senior Pets

Tui-na is a manual therapy that is one of the four branches of Traditional Veterinary Chinese Medicine. From a conventional medicine perspective, Tui-na can be thought of as corresponding to a combination of acupressure, conventional massage, and chiropractic...

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A Pet Loss Letter To Your Child’s Teachers

A Pet Loss Letter To Your Child’s Teachers

The loss of a beloved family pet is often the first loss that a child faces and it can affect them in profound ways. In addition to the tips that we give parents about talking to their children about grief, it can also be very helpful to alert the child's teachers and...

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National Pet Memorial Day 2021

National Pet Memorial Day 2021

National Pet Memorial Day is six weeks away! Our Pets are such an important part of the family. They bring us so much joy and good memories. Each Family’s relationship with their pet looks different. So how a family honors their pet once they have crossed the rainbow...

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Integrative Approaches for Hyperthyroidism

Integrative Approaches for Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism is the most common endocrine disorder in cats. Thyroid disease (hyperthyroidism) in cats results from excessive production of hormones from the thyroid gland. In most cases, this is caused by a single mass or multiple masses on the thyroid gland. ...

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7 Hospice Hacks for Pet Caregivers

7 Hospice Hacks for Pet Caregivers

Caregiving for a pet during their end-of-life stage can be exhausting- physically, emotionally, and financially. We’ve put together a few of our favorite inexpensive “hacks” that will save you time and energy when caring for a geriatric or terminally ill pet. 1) Baby...

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Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation for Pets

Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation for Pets

Rehabilitation is defined as the action of restoring something that has been damaged to its former condition. This can specifically mean to improve function and comfort. Some of the big tools we use to achieve this in our pets are exercise programs, medications,...

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2020 Memorial Tribute Video

2020 Memorial Tribute Video

We invite you to celebrate your pets in our 2020 pet memorial tribute video! Please submit up to 5 photos (or a 5-second video clip) of any pets you’d like to honor. Photos can be submitted via email or on our Facebook page! We’d also love for you to include your...

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Blessing of the Animals

Blessing of the Animals

This time of year, Christian families all over the world celebrate St. Francis Day in honor of St. Francis of Assisi- the Patron Saint of Animals. We’ve gathered some of the 2020 ceremonies happening in Virginia Beach, Norfolk, and Portsmouth, Virginia! Please share...

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National Pet Memorial Day

National Pet Memorial Day

National Pet Memorial Day September 13th, 2020 Hampton Roads Veterinary Hospice and Integrative Medicine celebrates National Pet Memorial Day each year. Typically we hold an in-person gathering that evening and light memorial lanterns in honor of all of our dear...

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The Benefits of DiaGel for Senior Pets

The Benefits of DiaGel for Senior Pets

DiaGel is an oral gel that supports proper digestion and bowel health that we have been using for over a year now at Hampton Roads Veterinary Hospice and Integrative Medicine. Through its use of all-natural ingredients and essential oils, DiaGel helps maintain a...

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We provide end-of-life and aftercare options for your pet. During the toughest of times, we’ll be there every step of the way.

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