Our Predictions for the Most Popular Pets in 2022

Most popular pets in 2022.

Well, 2021 certainly was a year. The COVID pandemic has changed a lot of things about pet ownership, but one thing is for certain, the United States loves its pets! Oakhurst Veterinary Hospital is feeling this first hand, and we think we have the beat for the most popular pets for 2022. 

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The Big Needs of Small Animals: Understanding the Basics of Exotic Pet Care

Exotic pet care.

A significant portion of traditional pet owners also care for exotic animals. This means in homes populated with cats and/or dogs, there could also be any number of birds, lizards, reptiles, arachnids, rodents, amphibians, fish and more. It is wonderful when people embrace the myriad responsibilities of each species (each with their own complex needs), but exotic pet care isn’t always fully understood or embraced prior to adoption. The good news is that with thorough preparation and research, lifelong health and happiness is possible for exotic pets. The team at Oakhurst Veterinary Hospital is here to show you how to understand the important aspects of exotic pet care. 

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Nontraditional Pets Have Needs, Too! All About Pocket Pet Mental Health

pocket pet guinea pig

At Oakhurst Veterinary Hospital, our focus lies on the health and well being of dogs and cats. Many of our clients have exotic and pocket pets at home, though, and it is important not to forget these less traditional critters. Besides routine care, pocket pet mental health is a real need and one that you can really improve on in your home. Little pets need support, too!

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