Category Archives: Pet Travel & Boarding

Traveling With Your Pet This Winter? What to Know About Cold Weather Care

San Antonio isn’t the coldest place in North America during the winter, but our location allows for travel to chillier climates fairly quickly. Whatever your mode of transportation, traveling with your pet can be a fun alternative to the holiday humdrum of previous yuletides. As much fun as you’re bound to have, there are preparations […]
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In It for the Long Haul: Moving with Pets

There are many reasons moving is considered one of modern life’s most stressful events. Between finding a new home, deciding what to keep and what to get rid of, packing, and transferring your insurance, utilities, and important documents, the process can be dizzying and overwhelming. Throw a pet or two into the mix, and things […]
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On the Road Again: Is Your Car Pet Friendly?

Now is the time to plan your spring and summer road trips. If you anticipate bringing your furry family members along (of course!), it’s important to make your car pet friendly.   Gone are the days of letting Fido sit in the truck bed or catch the breeze by hanging their head out of the […]
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Top 10 Hot Weather Bucket List: Enjoy Each Moment With Your Pet This Summer!

We love San Antonio all year round, but summer really takes the cake for fun activities. Sure, it’s hot and humid, but that only makes our suggestions for your pet this summer even more enjoyable! Without further adieu, let’s get this jerky-scented ball rolling… Leon Valley Veterinary Hospital’s Summer Top 10: Explore! San Antonio is […]
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Making the Move: Tips for Your Cat

Whether it’s cross-town or cross-country, moving is a major undertaking. For your cat, moving may also be frightening or overwhelming. While new sights and smells are appealing, how can you best prepare your cat for such a big transition? Moving Your Cat: Details, Details! Moving inspires a sense of chaos that your cat may never […]
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Dog-gone Fun: Ideas for Summertime Pet Activities

Have you been spending too much time on the couch? Has your energetic canine been looking longingly at that underused leash? Or, are you just looking for some creative ways to change up the weekend in a pet friendly way? You’re not alone. Summertime pet activities can sometimes be a challenge (dang ‘No dogs allowed’ […]
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Pet Travel Safety

With summer under way, many of you are looking forward to your summer vacation. But when the open road calls to both you and your pet, there are a few extra steps that should be taken. Keep these pet travel safety tips in mind, both as you pack and as you travel, to help ensure […]
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Pet Boarding: Secrets to Success

For many pet owners, our pets are cherished family members; which can make going on a “family vacation” without them a difficult decision. Thankfully, the intimate and compassionate pet boarding services we provide at Leon Valley Veterinary Hospital can be just the answer when it comes to what to do with your pet while you’re […]
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