The average length of employment for the staff at AHNA is over 10 years! This means tremendous experience and skill for the care of your pet, and it also means that these people have been to a lot of our holiday parties over the years! Some were there for the very first one in 1978!
By Jennifer Deuel, AHNA Certified Veterinary Technician
This is Jen with José and Hala. Hala is Jose's best buddy and partner in crime. She insisted on being in the photo!
Along with activities such as our Pet Food Drive which collects food and treats for needy pets, each year the staff at Animal Hospital of North Asheville sponsor several of Buncombe County's foster children at Christmas. Our Client Care Team Supervisor, Cathy, contacts Buncombe County Foster Care Association and gets the names, ages, sizes of each child and a list of things that the children need or want. Cathy puts all the items on cards and our staff members take the cards, buy gifts, and wrap them.
The holidays and cold weather pose special challenges to pet owners. A little preparation and precaution can ensure that you and your pet have a happy, healthy, and safe holiday season.
Some of the more common winter and holiday hazards include:
Charlie was showing Dr. Golden his 'trick' - he is all smiles! When he is excited, he can't help but smile - adorable!