Blog: Services

Dog Heartworm Test

Heartworm is a preventable but serious and potentially fatal parasite that primarily infects dogs, cats, and a variety of wild animals. Heartworms can only be transmitted from animal to animal by mosquitoes. The tiny larvae enter the pet's bloodstream and migrate through to parts of the body where they start...

Hand holding a tick on fur

Dog Fleas and Ticks

Fleas and ticks are a real nuisance for our dogs. These insects feed on your pet's blood and can cause health problems ranging from allergic reactions to serious tick-borne illnesses such as Lyme disease. Ticks will be looking for a host anytime it is over 4 degrees Celsius. Fleas are...

Dog Nail Trimming

Long nails on your pet can be a safety hazard, especially when it breaks or results in a snag! As a dog owner, trimming your dog's nails can seem like a scary or daunting task. At Manitou Animal Hospital, we offer nail trimming services for all dogs. We can show...

Dog Skin Care

The skin is the body's largest organ. Proper care is vital to the overall well-being of your dog.