Fear Free Certified!

We are so excited to announce that Blum Animal Hospital has become the first animal hospital in not only Chicago or Lakeview, but in the entire state of Illinois, to become Fear Free Certified!
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Happy Tails – Adopting a Puppy!

With the start of summer soon approaching, we begin to see a lot more puppies come into Blum! Whether you have had raised a puppy before or are going to be a new dog owner, we have some good information for you to know about what to expect with your new addition!
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Avoiding Memorial Day Mishaps

With the weekend forecast calling for higher temperatures, many people will many people will be spending their Memorial Day weekend outdoors. Whether you are grilling or lounging by the pool, it is important to be cognizant of your pet’s safety. Here are some factors to consider for keeping your furry family member safe during the holiday weekend.
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High Rise Syndrome

With the warmer weather, we can finally open our windows to experience the fresh air. Although for pet owners, we need to be careful about how far we open our windows, particularly when we leave our furry family members unattended. Unscreened windows are especially hazardous to pets, and primarily cats; so much so that there is a condition called High-Rise Syndrome which refers to cats falling out of windows. 
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We Love Pets

As a veterinary practice, we see all different kinds of cats and dogs – from Chihuahuas to Great Danes, and from Sphinxes to Maine Coons. Although some pets who come in are specially-abled and may require a little more attention. Some of the common specially-abled dogs that we see here at Blum are three-legged, blind, deaf or have hind limb paralysis.
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