News

We are in the process of updating and transitioning our client news to the new PVH blog. In the meantime, you can continue to view our news archive below.

Breathe Easy: New Oxygen Delivery System at PVH
PVH hospital manager Patrick McKinnon has been working on a big -- and very important -- project for the last year or so, and it recently came together. The subject? Oxygen!
Published on Nov 4, 2015.

Dr. Andrew Rocco Joins PVH Small-Animal Team
Please join us in welcoming Dr. Andrew Rocco to our small-animal team!
Published on Oct 19, 2015.

PVH Mascot Officially Named
Our beloved mascot is nameless no longer. From this point forward, he will be known as BENNY!
Published on Oct 17, 2015.

PVH Nursing Care Week and National Veterinary Technician Week 2015
During the PVH Nursing Care Week and National Veterinary Technician Week (October 11 to 17), we're highlighting some of our hardworking nursing care staff!
Published on Oct 13, 2015.

Now Enrolling! Clinical Trial for Horses With Fever
We are currently recruiting for a clinical research trial for horses that have a fever.
Published on Oct 7, 2015.

PVH Now Offering Equine Appointments on the Peninsula
Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital will soon be making veterinary visits for horses on the Peninsula in order to increase horse owner convenience and expand veterinary resources to our friends and barns in the area.
Published on Aug 31, 2015.

Save 15 Percent on Equine Wellness Spring Specials
Save 15% on select equine wellness services, from general exams to chiropractic care, at Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital.
Published on Feb 2, 2015.

Free X-rays for Pet Dental Health Month
February is National Pet Dental Health Month. To recognize this and promote the importance of dental health for our furry friends, Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital is offering free full-mouth X-rays (a $120 to $200 value) for canine and feline patients throughout the months of February and March 2015.
Published on Jan 19, 2015.

PVH Celebrates National Veterinary Technician Week!
To celebrate National Veterinary Technician Week this year (October 12-18), we are excited to highlight several PVH techs.
Published on Oct 15, 2014.

Board-Certified Veterinary Surgeon Dr. Greg Haines Joins Pilchuck’s Large-Animal Department
After spending 10 years at Dubai Equine Hospital working with performance horses, Dr. Haines is officially joining our equine referral hospital as a staff surgeon.
Published on Oct 6, 2014.

Equine West Nile Virus in Washington State
Most horses that develop the neurologic signs of WNV are horses that were unvaccinated. Vaccinated horses tend to develop less severe clinical signs and may only develop a fever, decreased appetite, and depression when exposed to WNV.
Published on Sep 13, 2014.

Dr. Joanne Fehr Joining PVH Integrative Medicine Team
Dr. Fehr received certification in veterinary chiropractic at Options for Animals in July 2014 and will be pursuing veterinary acupuncture certification later this year.
Published on Sep 11, 2014.

Large-Animal Veterinarian Dr. Greg Haines at Pilchuck This Summer
Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital is pleased to announce that Dr. Greg Haines will be with us for a four-week locum beginning July 14 and continuing through August 11.
Published on Jul 14, 2014.

Evaluate Your Facility's Biosecurity With Our On-site Infection Control Program
Good biosecurity is good for your horses, good for the equine community at large, and good for your financial investment.
Published on Jun 25, 2014.

Travis McKinzie, DVM, Joins PVH Large-Animal Ambulatory Team
Dr. McKinzie comes to us from Kansas, where he practiced veterinary medicine for 20+ years.
Published on May 31, 2014.

Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital Recognized as Cat Friendly Practice
Snohomish veterinary hospital achieves gold status from American Association of Feline Practitioners for incorporating optimal level of cat-friendly features
Published on Apr 4, 2014.

PVH Serving as Oso Slide Donation Station
Our thoughts remain with our neighbors affected by the mudslide. Like everyone, we want to do what we can to help those in need and those involved in search efforts.
Published on Mar 27, 2014.

EHV-1 Update: Oregon (March 12, 2014)
"One Lane County horse has died and four others from the same stable have tested positive for a neurological form of Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1). All horses on the property have been quarantined and those showing symptoms of the disease are being treated.
Published on Mar 12, 2014.

Equine Wellness Spring Specials: Save 15%
With spring on its way, now is the ideal time to schedule an overall wellness exam for your horse.
Published on Mar 7, 2014.

Patrick McKinnon Joins Pilchuck as Hospital Manager
Pilchuck is happy to welcome Patrick McKinnon as our new hospital manager. He looks forward to meeting PVH clients and hearing from you how we can best meet your needs.
Published on Feb 20, 2014.