Supporting Local Veterinarian Vs. Shopping Online

In our 24-7 world of instant gratification sometimes the smallest of tasks can seem burdensome. Online stores offer the convenience of shopping for flea, tick and heartworm medications without leaving the house or changing out of your pjs. But there are other conveniences your veterinarian can offer that online pharmacies can’t contend with. The advantage…
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Spays & Neuters Prevent More Than Puppies and Kittens!

When your pet is spayed or neutered the benefits of the procedure go beyond the burden of an unwanted litter. From helping to curb unwanted behavioral issues to reducing or eliminating the risk of certain cancers and infection. Spaying / neutering your pet can help improve their quality of life in more ways than one….
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Check out Dr. Dodds Interview!

Did you get a chance to check out the Flagpole’s 2017 Pet issue? If you did you may have noticed a familiar face featured in the article, ” Three Athens Vets Tell Flagpole What Their Job Is Really Like.” We’re proud to have had our very own Dr. Angela Dodd featured in this candid article…
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Your Pet’s Dental Health: It’s Not All about the Chompers

What’s better than kisses from our furry family? Kisses that don’t smell like you have a dragon beast instead of a cute fluffy friend!  Unfortunately, dental health is something that often gets overlooked until it’s undeniably an issue. But it’s important to remember that poor dental health can lead to problems beyond missing teeth. A…
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Happy Mew Year!

Whether you’re making a new year’s resolution to lose a few pounds or to do more charity work why not make it a family endeavor and include your furry family members? After all, you’ll be more likely to stick to your New Year’s resolution when you have a buddy to motivate you! If your resolution…
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Fleas in the Winter?

With all the craziness of the holiday season it’s sometimes hard to remember even the most routine tasks with regard to pet health. Often times the number one treatment we see being neglected this time of year is flea, tick and heartworm prevention. Whether it’s because of a busy schedule or an overloaded, overlooked calendar,…
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Giving Thanks

In the spirit of Thanksgiving we here at Animal Wellness Center of Athens would like to take a minute and thank you for your support, confidence, and for allowing us to care for your cherished fur babies be they big, small, old or young! While we embark on the start of the holiday season and…
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Stuff The Turkey Not Your Pet!

One of the biggest difficulties facing pet owners during the holiday season is their tendency to equate food with love. It’s only natural to want to share your delicious holiday feast with your dear friends and family (fur babies included of course).  But it’s important to remember that there are lots of sneaky ingredients contained in…
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Holiday Fundraiser Success!

To all of our holiday fundraiser participants, promoters, and enthusiasts,   Thank you for a magical day and a wonderful fundraising experience. We are so happy and grateful to have had so many people from our community came out to help us help two  great non profit animal organizations.  Together we were able to raise…
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Pet Pictures with Santa

Have you heard about our pet pictures with Santa event this Saturday Nov. 5th? We’re putting on a Holiday fundraiser to benefit both Campus Cats and Pup & Cat Co.! Photo’s will be taken by a professional photographer in exchange for a donation of pet supplies (food, kitty litter, toys, treats, carriers, etc.) or a monetary…
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