Beyond The Cardboard Box: Why Your Cat Needs A Catio!

Beyond The Cardboard Box: Why Your Cat Needs A Catio!

The benefits to keeping your pet cat indoors are far reaching. Not only are indoor cats protected from dangers such as cars or other animals, they are also less likely to come into contact with parasites and communicable diseases. If you are one of the...

Canine Influenza Is Back in 2017: What to Do to Protect Your Dog

Canine Influenza Is Back in 2017: What to Do to Protect Your Dog

The latest strain of the canine influenza virus, also known as “dog flu”, was first identified in Chicago, IL in the spring of 2015. More than 1,000 cases were eventually diagnosed in Illinois and surrounding states, with six fatalities.After the initial...

Pregnant Pets and the People Who Love Them

Pregnant Pets and the People Who Love Them

It can be so exciting (and scary) to be expecting a bundle of joy. How about expecting 10? Having a pet who is expecting a litter is a fun experience, but one that is best with a little of your help and attention. Union Lake Veterinary Hospital wants you...

Pocket Pet Care and Other Non-Traditional Companions

Pocket Pet Care and Other Non-Traditional Companions

While the most common pets in the U.S. and Canada are cats and dogs, other small mammals, reptiles, birds, and exotic pets are beginning to gain on more traditional options. Because of their unique needs (such as breed-specific housing and dietary...

Pet Parasites in the Park: What You Need to Know to Protect Your Pet

Pet Parasites in the Park: What You Need to Know to Protect Your Pet

Spring has (finally) come to Michigan, and pet owners everywhere are eager to get out with their furry friends to soak some much needed fresh air and vitamin D. If protecting your best pal from pet parasites isn’t your top priority as you plan your next...

What to Do if Your Pet Has an Allergic Reaction

What to Do if Your Pet Has an Allergic Reaction

Allergies can get the best of us, especially during the spring. For some, allergies can be quite serious, and the same is true for pets. Knowing what to do if your pet has an allergic reaction is an important part of emergency preparedness and...

Pet Wounds: What to Look For and When to Seek Help

Pet Wounds: What to Look For and When to Seek Help

In addition to all the important day-to-day elements of pet ownership, organizing a pet first-aid kit is another key component of responsible pet care. After all, pets experience occasional injury, just like us. If left alone, pet wounds can present a...

The Facts About Canine Distemper Virus

The Facts About Canine Distemper Virus

You likely bring your pet in to see us at Union Lake Veterinary Hospital periodically to receive their distemper vaccine, among others. But what is distemper? How can your dog get it? Is it that serious? How important is it to keep up on your pet’s...

Four Paws in the White House: A History of Presidential Pets

Four Paws in the White House: A History of Presidential Pets

As a nation, our presidents and their lives in the White House have always fascinated us. Most Americans have probably spent at least a little bit of time wondering about the history, elegance, beauty and stories of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. Presidential...

The Pee Problem: Common Pet Urinary Problems

The Pee Problem: Common Pet Urinary Problems

At Union Lake Veterinary Hospital , urinary issues are one of the more common reasons that our pet patients come to visit us. Be it urinating in the house, going out frequently, smelly urine, straining, or even the scary sight of blood, these issues can be...

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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

Contact Info

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

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