Lakewood Veterinary Center is open and available to help all fur babies through COVID-19! In the spirit of precaution, we will be transitioning to offering Drop Off Appointments and Curbside… Read more
Our Grand Opening Celebration Was Paws-itively Awesome!
March 7th was a big day for Lakewood Veterinary Center--we celebrated the grand opening of our beautiful new hospital with lots of friends and family, furry and otherwise. Check out… Read more
Meet Dr. Melkus
Dr. Cambria Melkus has recently joined our practice as our relief veterinarian, so you may be seeing her around! You may even already know her since she is a local Dallas-site and graduated from Highland Park… Read more
Baby Got Bad Breath?
Most pet owners have had that moment: your dog reaches up and gives you an affectionate “kiss” … or your cat rubs her face against yours and ugh. That smell.… Read more
Calling all Party Animals!
We can't wait to show you our new space! Join us on Saturday, March 7th at 9:30am for brunch, mimosas, games, events & activities for the whole family! Yes -… Read more
Biological Effects of Laser Therapy
Anti-Inflammation: Laser therapy has an anti-edema effect as it causes vasodilatation, but also because it activates the lymphatic drainage system (drains swollen areas). As a result, there is a reduction… Read more
What will extend the life of my pet?
Grain-free diets were based on clever marketing and not nutrition science. Dogs have been fed foods containing grains safely for decades. Canine food allergies are almost exclusively caused by animal… Read more
Could my dogs’ diet be a factor in whether they develop heart disease?
Yes, your dogs’ diet could be a factor in whether they develop heart disease, according to a new FDA report. The Food and Drug Administration announced that it is continuing… Read more