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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...

Begging Pets! Ground Rules for Family and Friends

Begging Pets! Ground Rules for Family and Friends

Feasting, feasting, and more feasting happens around the holidays, and your hungry pet has surely noticed. Whether you are hosting a big holiday dinner or going to your family’s home, there will be plenty of opportunities for small actors to put on their best begging...

Love Is Ageless: Adopting a Senior Pet

Love Is Ageless: Adopting a Senior Pet

Pet adoption is one of the most rewarding decisions a pet lover can make. Adoption frees up room in the shelter, reduces the number of homeless pets, and opens up your home (and heart) to a deserving fur friend. These are some of the many rewards of adoption. But did...

Judging Value of Veterinary Care vs. Cost

Judging Value of Veterinary Care vs. Cost

Cost is something we’re all conscious of. Most of us don’t consider only the price of something but look for value in a combination of quality, service, and price. The same is true in caring for our pets. We love our furry friends and want to take good care of...

Online Pet Health Advice: 8 Sources You Can Trust

Online Pet Health Advice: 8 Sources You Can Trust

Doctor Google comes to the rescue any time we have a question, and this includes questions about our pets. It’s natural for you to surf the internet for answers if a pet is feeling under the weather, or if you have basic questions about pet care. It’s easy and...

Male vs Female Cats and Dogs

Male vs Female Cats and Dogs

In choosing male vs female cats and dogs, how do they differ in their behavior and personality? Many pet owners have distinct preferences in choosing a male vs a female pet. Both sexes have certain traits and biological functions that tend to color their...

Helping Kids Understand the Loss of a Pet

Helping Kids Understand the Loss of a Pet

The loss of a pet is difficult and requires patience and compassion for all those affected. If you have children, the loss brings additional confusion and questions about what death is. Children express grief in different ways than adults. Finding ways to help them...

Do Pets Get Lice…and Other Itchy Questions

Do Pets Get Lice…and Other Itchy Questions

It’s everyone’s back to school nightmare - head lice. If you have had a child come home with it, you may be familiar with this terrible infestation that is not only gross but hard to get rid of. As soon as one family member contracts lice, you can expect...

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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

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

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