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East Greenwich Animal Protection League

21 Dec

We would first like to thank Dr. Courtney and her staff for welcoming us with open arms and for offering us a place for our animals. We have been getting settled in and have been holding our open adoption hours here at The Cranston Animal...

Thanksgiving Pet Safety Tips

24 Nov

While certainly one of the most fulfilling (and delicious) times of the year, Thanksgiving brings a number of safety hazards into the home. Oaklawn & Cranston Animal Hospitals are happy to share some useful information to keep your pet safe this Thanksgiving.Keep people food out of...

The Benefits of Penn Hip Testing for Your Dog

20 Nov

By: Dr. Honorata Lenk Penn Hip is an x-ray technique developed by the University of Pennsylvania Veterinary School of Medicine for early screening of dogs for degenerative joint disease (DJD) and osteoarthritis (OA).The study consists of a set of three x-rays, which can be done on puppies...

Urinary Trial

19 Nov

Does your female, spayed dog have annoying Urinary Accidents in the house? We may be able to help at little to no charge to you. Oaklawn Animal Hospital is participating in a major pharmaceutical company's Clinical Study for a new drug to treat Urinary Incontinence (accidents).If...

Parvo Warning!

30 Oct

In Rhode Island, autumn is associated with increased cases of parvo. Due to the recent upswing in confirmed parvovirus related deaths, we wanted to reiterate the importance of getting your dog vaccinated.Canine parvovirus type 2, more commonly known as parvo, is an extremely dangerous disease...