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
Oh, to Live the Island Life... if only for a few days.
Did you happen to see the MPBN Maine Things Considered piece on Dr. Shively? It aired on Friday. Our Facebook Friends have gotten a kick out of previous posts, so we thought you might enjoy it too. It's about a less known part of her practice, Dockside.
At Kennebunk Veterinary Hospital, we know what makes your pets special, and how important it is to have a veterinary team you can trust.
We have a high rate of long term clients.
Why do people keep coming back? Because we are:
We know our patients, their medical histories and their needs. We work closely with some of the country's best laboratories and specialists. And, most importantly, we partner with you and trust that you're the best person to make health decisions for your pet.
Don't take our word for it. Check out what our clients are saying on our Petsimonials page!
Just want it to be easy? We have lots of tools to support you -- and you're in control of which you use. Here are just a few:
Your pet's medical records online and an extensive pet health library
Want to see more? Go to our Patient Center
Making Visits Easier for Your Cat!
Studies show that cats don't get the same quality health care we give our dogs. Why? Because we, as the cat's staff, know our boss doesn't like going to the vet. We're committed to making your cat's trip to KVH as pleasant as possible. The first, and most important, step is changing your cat's opinion of the carrier. This video is 10 minutes long, and has lots of tips for making your carrier a place your cat feels safe and confident.
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Cats are amazing animals. They have become one of the most popular pets because of their playfulness, independent nature, daily low-maintenance lifestyle, and affectionate personalities. Enjoy th ...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
If your pet is suffering from pain or another illness but not responding to traditional veterinary care, veterinary acupuncture may be an effective treatment option. Veterinary acupuncture is very ...View Article
When most people think of who needs flea prevention, the family dog is at the top of the list, and often cats are forgotten or assumed to be flea free. Cats are very clean creatures; they groom th ...View Article
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
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