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
Welcome to North Country Animal Hospital
Our veterinarians and staff are committed to bringing you and your pets the highest quality veterinary medicine. North Country Animal Hospital was founded in 1994. Since then our team has been practicing veterinary medicine and compassionate animal care in Aroostook County. In 2003 we moved into our present clinic in order to provide high quality care in a state of the art facility. Our staff now includes two full time veterinarians and a full support staff. North Country Animal Hospital is a full service Animal Hospital providing the highest standard of quality and compassion in veterinary care for our patients and welcoming, informative, and supportive services for our clients. North Country Animal Hospital offers Aroostook County emergency veterinary services in addition to standard medical, surgical, and dental veterinary care for companion animals. An in-house pharmacy, lab, digital radiography and advanced monitoring equipment enables us to provide the best care possible for your pets. We are open for appointments during normal business hours, evenings and Saturdays by appointment. We are available for emergencies all other times. Please call for an appointment. Thank you for visiting the North Country Animal Hospital website.
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
A fat cat may appear happy and provide visitors with a source of amusement, but feline obesity is certainly no laughing matter. Cats who carry excess weight have a heightened risk for diabetes, ca ...View Article
If your dog has developed a tendency to pursue the same pointless activity -- sucking on his flanks, chasing his own tail, barking or snapping at thin air, et cetera -- he may be suffering from c ...View Article
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
Adopting a pet brings great joy and excitement to individuals and families, but it also introduces new responsibilities and concerns. Your new family member deserves the same health and safety con ...View Article