The Great Debate: Mutts Vs. Purebreds

The Great Debate: Mutts Vs. Purebreds

When it comes to mutts vs. purebreds, there are myths mixed in with the realities. There is a lot of information about these two distinct groups of dogs and supposedly what makes one superior to the other. Most pet owners have an opinion about why their dog (mutt or...

Is Your Pet Anxious? Calming Treats for Dogs

Is Your Pet Anxious? Calming Treats for Dogs

Anxiety in dogs is something many pet owners are concerned about. They often ask about ways to help their furry ones cope, including calming treats for dogs. Dogs and cats can develop anxiety for a number of reasons. They often reflect our own emotions. Chronic...

Canine Cupid: 5 Dog Lover Dating Apps

Canine Cupid: 5 Dog Lover Dating Apps

Love is in the air and also on four paws! Have you heard about dog lover dating apps that exclusively match dog lovers? That’s right. Dating apps are a popular way to meet new people and many are theme focused. These sites look to match up hopefuls based on things in...

Stress: How Your Anxiety Affects Your Dog

Stress: How Your Anxiety Affects Your Dog

Through the past months of social isolation and COVID-19 news, it’s safe to say most of us are under stress. That stress could be due to financial or job loss, loneliness, or fear about getting sick, but the stress is palpable. This level of emotion can affect your...

How Dog Physical Therapy Can Improve Your Dog’s Life

How Dog Physical Therapy Can Improve Your Dog’s Life

When a dog suffers from an injury, physical condition or has recently had surgery, the road to recovery may seem long and difficult. It’s easy to wonder if they will ever return to their normal routines, or be able to participate in activities they once loved.  While...

How Cats Choose Their Favorite Human

How Cats Choose Their Favorite Human

It’s a long-standing joke that cats always want to curl up on the lap of the person who wants them there least. Cats, as most cat lovers know, have a way of their own that is both discerning and decidedly affectionate. But the question of how cats choose their...

Why Dogs Hump Things–and Embarrass Us!

Why Dogs Hump Things–and Embarrass Us!

Why do dogs hump things? Is it sexual? What if they’ve already been spayed/neutered? Do only male dogs do it? Why dogs hump is a question many pet owners have. You are at the park and look over to see your 8-pound Chihuahua attempting to hump someone’s Boxer--or the...

Are Dog DNA Tests for Breed Worth Doing?

Are Dog DNA Tests for Breed Worth Doing?

Your dog’s DNA may unlock the mysteries of their breed makeup and highlight potential health risks. Genetics play a distinct role in health, lifespan, personality, and so much more. Most pet owners are naturally curious about their lovable mutt’s predecessors. Do they...

Kitty Cuddle: 9 Tips for Picking Up a Cat

Kitty Cuddle: 9 Tips for Picking Up a Cat

There’s something irresistible about a cute cat. Don’t you just want to pick them up for a hug? Unfortunately, sometimes the cat in question wants nothing to do with that. Use our 9 tips for picking up a cat while keeping the cat at ease. A cat that feels threatened...

Coming Your Way…Our Hospital Expansion

Coming Your Way…Our Hospital Expansion

If you’ve driven by Union Lake Veterinary Hospital lately, you may have noticed that we’re growing. Our new hospital expansion will enable us to serve even more pets and pet families, as well as add new features and services.  Our purpose is to provide the highest...

Compassionate care 7 days a week.

Since 1974, Union Lake Veterinary Hospital has been providing pets in Waterford, West Bloomfield, and surrounding areas with state-of-the-art care.

Location

6545 Cooley Lake Rd.
Waterford, MI 48327
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Hours

Mon-Fri: 7:00am – 8:00pm
Sat-Sun: 8:00am – 6:00pm

Contact Info

Phone: 248-363-1508
Fax: 248-363-7505
Email: info@unionlakepets.com

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