"As North Carolina approaches one of the hottest weeks of 2014, pet owners have an even greater responsibility of keeping their furry friends cool and safe from hyperthermia.
“What pet owners might think is a safe span of time, ‘I’m just going to run into the store for a few minutes,’ can even that quickly be fatal for your pet.”
That’s Sharon Zeigler, Manager for Triangle Veterinary Referral Hospital, who says the hospital often gets cases of heat stroke in animals left in cars, and many of the animals end up dying, even after aggressive treatment." ...read more
At our Open House celebration on May 31st, TVRH was proud to present to the Durham Fire Chief 30 sets of pet oxygen masks, more than enough to equip their 23 trucks. We would like to thank the Durham veterinary community for helping us in this fund raising project, as well as all of the generous donors who made this happen.