Veterinary Technician Week 2020

Licensed Veterinary Technicians play a key role in the day-to-day functions of an animal hospital. National Veterinary Technician Week, which runs from October 11 to October 17, provides an opportunity to recognize veterinary technicians’ contributions. At Lone Mountain Animal Hospital, we value our veterinary technicians every day of the year and thank them for all they do. We spoke to not only our veterinary technicians, but our veterinary assistants, customer service reps, and exam room assistants at Lone Mountain Animal…

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Lone Mountain Animal Hospital Externship Program: Marguerite

Introducing Marguerite, the newest extern at Lone Mountain Animal Hospital! Marguerite is from the Jackson, Mississippi area and is currently a fourth-year student at Mississippi State University. For as long as she could remember, Marguerite knew she wanted to become a veterinarian. She received her Bachelor’s from the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg. After graduating from Southern Mississippi, Marguerite worked at a small veterinary clinic before graduating with a Master’s degree from Mississippi College.  During her time at Mississippi…

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What to know about Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus (RHDV)

Veterinarian Taylor Parker of Lone Mountain Animal Hospital in Northwest Las Vegas discusses Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus (RHDV), its symptoms, and the importance of getting pet rabbits vaccinated against this disease. What is Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus (RHDV)? Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus (RHDV) is a highly contagious and deadly disease in both domesticated and wild rabbits. It can be caused by two different, related viruses, RHDV1 and RHDV2. Currently, there is an outbreak of the RHDV2 virus in the Southwest…

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Lone Mountain Animal Hospital Externship Program: Mallory

Meet Mallory, the newest extern to join the team at Lone Mountain Animal Hospital! She was born in Sugar Land, Texas, but grew up in Delaware. According to Mallory, she knew she wanted to become a veterinarian around the time she was 6 or 7-years-old. Originally, she wanted to be a cupcake maker, but her mother told her, “‘You can’t just make cupcakes.’” “So, then I decided I want to work with animals,” Mallory said. “Because we lived in Texas,…

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Pet Safety During July 4th

With Independence Day right around the corner, it’s important to remember to keep our furry friends safe and calm as the fireworks go off. More pets are reported missing on July 4th and 5th than any other time of the year, so it’s important to know what tips and tricks to use to keep our pets feeling safe and sound:

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Beware the Foxtails

Walking your dog is a daily task that is both beneficial to you and your dog, and you both get exercise and quality time together. Nevada is home to various deserts, parks, and mountains to explore, however, the Silver State is also home to Hordeum Lubatum, also known as the foxtail. Read our infographic on this pesky plant, and how to best protect your pet.

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Lone Mountain Animal Hospital COVID-19 Update

Last update 4/22/20 Two domestic cats have tested positive for COVID 19 in New York.[6]  These are the first cases of COVID 19 in cats in the United States. Both cats showed mild respiratory symptoms and are expected to recover. The owner of one of the cats tested had previously tested positive for COVID 19, while it is suspected that the other cat’s owner was asymptomatic. Previously a cat in Belgium and a cat in Hong Kong tested positive and…

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A Message Regarding COVID-19

A Message from LMAH Regarding COVID-19 We are currently open for business at Lone Mountain Animal Hospital. We recognize this is a difficult, stressful time for all. We value your trust in us as your family veterinarian and want to assure you we are doing our part to limit the spread of COVID-19 for the safety of both customers and our staff. In the veterinary field, we are accustomed to dealing with infectious diseases and are well-versed in the good…

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Lone Mountain Animal Hospital Externship Program: Miranda

Say “hello” to Miranda, the newest extern at Lone Mountain Animal Hospital! Originally from Carman, Illinois, Miranda said she has always wanted to be a veterinarian. Although, there was a period of time where she wanted to be a veterinarian and a princess. Growing up, she would try and rescue injured, baby birds and was surrounded by farmland and wildlife. Miranda went on to attend Buena Vista University where she got her Bachelor’s in Biology. Currently, Miranda is a third-year…

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Lone Mountain Animal Hospital to provide quality veterinary care with personal touch embrace compassionate progressive approach to needs of our patients.

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Mon-Sat 7:00am – 5:00pm
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Phone: 702-645-3116
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6688 W. Cheyenne Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89108

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