Kulshan’s Blog

  • Is That The Sun?!

    May 18 2018

    by Dr. Kevin Erickson Whether in Lynden or Ferndale, nothing motivates us more than sunshine and warm days. Kulshan Veterinary Hospital is well aware that beautiful weather inspires pet owners…

  • Anesthesia Free Dental Cleanings: are they worth it?

    Mar 26 2018

    By Dr. Perry Stanfield Properly cleaned teeth are SO important for your pet’s health and longevity. Anesthesia free dental cleanings have been a topic of debate for some time and…

  • Detecting Early Laminitis

    Mar 05 2018

    By Mandy Cha, DVM Laminitis is a very scary word in the equine world. It is the cause of lameness, pain, loss of performance, and very unfortunately, can be the…

  • Worms! They Just Keep Coming!

    Feb 02 2018

    By Dr. Jacob Hammon “Worms!” Such a powerful word in our minds, it leads us to fond images of wriggling worms happy to live in and off our furry friends. …

  • Marijuana & Pets

    Jan 23 2018

    By Paul Magrath, DVM Marijuana toxicity cases have increased since recreational use has been legalized in some states. Although humans tend to tolerate the use of recreational marijuana, domestic animals…

  • How to prepare your farm and animals for winter!

    Jan 05 2018

    By Jake Murphy, DVM It’s that time of year again, snow and slick ice are back! This is a great time to check over your animal facilities and make sure…

  • Holiday Hazards

    Dec 14 2017

    By Dorrie Jordan, DVM The winter holidays are coming; so are the potential hazards associated with them. Be prepared in advance to protect your dog or cat and prevent emergencies…

  • A Career in Veterinary Medicine: Is It For You

    Sep 06 2017

    By Perry Stanfield, DVM This month I’d like to look at our profession a bit from the standpoint of a young person considering it for a career. We at Kulshan…

  • Eye Problems in Horses

    Aug 02 2017

    by David Sauter, DVM Horses have more than their fair share of eye problems when compared to other domestic animals. Before reviewing some of the more common problems, here are…

  • It’s Fair Time!

    Jun 22 2017

    By Jake Murphy, DVM Fair season is here! Here are some common reasons and diseases to look out for that can get your animal disqualified from attending the fair. Any…