It is normal for cats to groom themselves throughout the day. In fact, cats may spend up to one half of each day grooming themselves. For this reason, you may not even notice if your cat starts to ...View Article
Welcome to Fish Hawk Animal Clinic
Dr. Raul Rivera and his care team are committed to bringing you the best services and providing your pets with better health by practicing the best of Veterinary Medicine.
Lithia based Fish Hawk Animal Clinic was founded in 1997
Fish Hawk Animal Clinic is a full-service Animal Hospital whose mission is to provide the highest standard of quality and compassion in veterinary care for our patients and welcoming, informative, and supportive service for our clients.
Fish Hawk Animal Clinic offers complete veterinary services including medical, surgical, emergency, and dental veterinary care. Because we have an in-house pharmacy, a full diagnostic lab, digital radiology, and Intensive Care Unit, our facility enables you to make one stop for your pet's medical care. We also offer grooming and boarding and a full line of veterinary diets.
We are open for appointments during normal business hours, evenings, and Saturdays.
COME EXPERIENCE THE LOVING SIDE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE. OUR LOVE SHOWS THROUGH OUR CARE.
Pets are incredibly curious creatures who are not above snacking on anything that interests them. When that snack is a plant, problems can occur. Many plants are poisonous if eaten and can cause s ...View Article
Are you planning to hit the road with your pets this summer? Whether you are planning a lengthy family road trip or a quick summer getaway, there are some important things you need to know befo ...View Article
Each year, nearly 8 million animals end up in local shelters. Of those 8 million pets, data shows that less than 20 percent of lost dogs and less than 2 percent of missing cats are ever returned t ...View Article
Whether you are planning on participating in the spookiest night of the year —Halloween — it is likely that people in your neighborhood are. This means that the streets will be filled with lou ...View Article
If you have ever returned home from a vet visit and realized that you forgot to ask an important question, you are not alone. It's easy to become distracted during the appointment, particularly if ...View Article
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