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When Is the Right Time to Euthanize a Pet?

It’s never an easy decision to say goodbye to a beloved companion. Knowing you’ve made the best decision possible can take some of the unease of the decision to decide if it’s the right time to euthanize a pet. Pets tend to live in the moment, and don’t reflect on…

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We’re the Fort Collins Chamber Business of the Month

We’re honored that Aspen Grove Veterinary Care has been named the August Business of the Month! We’ve been providing the best veterinary care to Fort Collins’ animals and impeccable customer service to their owners for years, and it’s staggering to know our work’s been noticed. We’ll be receiving the award…

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Join Us July 26 at the Lagoon Concert Series

Mark your calendars! Aspen Grove Veterinary Clinic is excited to be a sponsor at the Lagoon Summer Concert Series at Colorado State University. Our grovers will be on hand on Wedensday, July 26. Be sure to ask about our giveaways! The Coteries are headlining the event, and their trademark take on…

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10 Most Googled Cat Questions

When a question pops into our mind we all do the same thing; we Google it! We’re all guilty of it, especially when those questions pertain to our four-legged friends. Google recently released the 10 most googled cat questions.  So, instead of leaving the answers up to Dr. Google, here…

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Can Your Pet Make You Sick?

Can your pet make you sick? The simple answer is, yes, they can. There’s actually a whole category of diseases we talk about in the human/animal world that are called Zoonoses. Zoonoses are infectious diseases of animals (usually vertebrates) that can naturally be transmitted to humans. The big ones we always talk about…

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Help Us Celebrate Dental Month

February is dental month at Aspen Grove Appointments fill up fast, schedule early! Call (970) 416-0232 to schedule a dental cleaning for your pet Learn more about dental care for dogs and cats at Aspen Grove Veterinary Care https://youtu.be/FKkz_q0f2LU https://youtu.be/Quza3SMrq-I The Truth About Anesthesia-Free Dental Care for Pets…

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Exercise Tips for a Cold Day

When it’s cold outside, especially in Fort Collins,  it’s hard to be motivated to walk your dogs. There are great indoor exercises you can do with your pet on those chilly, Colorado days. Here are are a few pet exercise tips from the staff at Aspen Grove Vet: Utilize your stairway.…

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Pet Safety: Wild Fires & Smoke

With all the recent wildfires in Colorado, and Fort Collins specifically, Aspen Grove Vet Care would like to remind you of proper fire safety and prevention for families with pets. Statistics show that half a million pets are affected and 40,000 pets are killed by fires annually.  So before a…

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Xylitol Poisoning

Sugar substitutes are big business. Less sugar can mean weight loss, improved health, diabetic control, and even reduced tooth decay. The quest for products that can sweeten and cook like sugar is ongoing. Xylitol is common sugar substitute, especially when it comes to sugarless gum. Not only does xylitol offer…

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Cryptorchidism

What is cryptorchidism? Cryptorchidism is the medical term that refers to the failure of one or both testes (testicles) to descend into the scrotum. If the testicles aren’t in the scrotum, where are they? In most cases of cryptorchidism, testicle is retained in the inguinal canal or in the abdomen.…

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