There are an increasing number of cases of dogs getting sick from ingesting a common sugar substitute, xylitol. This substance causes no problems in people, but in dogs it can cause wild fluctuati ...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.
Cat declawing is possibly one of the most controversial of all animal surgeries. Cats scratch to mark territory and to keep their claws in top condition, but the scratching behavior can challenge ...View Article
Most people have heard of diabetes and associate it with needing to administer insulin. But actually there are two different kinds of diabetes: diabetes mellitus and diabetes insipidus. Call us to ...View Article
Cats are living longer and longer. This is due to better medical care and the fact that more cats are living only indoors. These cats commonly live up to 15 to 18 years of age, with a few living i ...View Article
Modern veterinary medicine has seen many technological advances: digital x-ray, color Doppler ultrasound, CT scans, and MRI. There is, however, another great tool that has helped veterinarians an ...View Article
Bad breath, also known as halitosis, is generally caused by excessive build-up of odor -producing bacteria inside your pet’s mouth, lungs, or even gut. While most cases of bad breath can be trac ...View Article
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DENTAL MONTH IS HERE...
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All Dentals In February Are Discounted.
Isn't It Time Your Pet's Teeth Shine As Much As They Do?
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