COVID Updates: We are limiting the number of people entering the hospital. All visitors must be escorted into the building by a staff member. Please text us upon arrival. Our exam rooms are limited to 2 pet owners at a time and we are utilizing curbside care for many services. We ask for your patience as we strive to keep you, your pets and our staff safe and healthy.

Dr. Gregg Takashima Interviewed by Vet-Advantage Magazine

Vet-Advantage Magazine: The Beneficial Bond

The veterinary community, pet owners and the public at large have come to recognize the significance of the human-animal bond in our lives. As Gregg Takashima, DVM, Parkway Veterinary Hospital, Lake Oswego, Ore., and president-elect of the American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians, tells our editors, “We’ve moved from intuition-based ideas [about the bond], to anecdotal, and now to evidence-based research about the understanding and value of the bond.”

This month, Vet-Advantage offers the first of two installments on the human-animal bond. In our next issue, we’ll offer more insights from experts on end-of-life care, conservation The medicine and animal-assisted therapy. Read More from the article here.

Update To Our COVID Protocols

We are limiting the number of people entering the hospital.  All visitors must be escorted into the building by a staff member.  Please text us upon arrival.  Our exam rooms are limited to 2 pet owners at a time and we are utilizing curbside care for many services.  We ask for your patience as we strive to keep you, your pets and our staff safe and healthy.