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COVID-19 Update

To our valued customers and community,   Our world is in unprecedented times. As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to evolve, Golden Gate Veterinary Compounding Pharmacy remains diligent in monitoring and adhering to guidance published by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO). We are currently operating[…]

GGVCP Pet Medication

Pet Medications Direct to Your Door

Many pet medications are essential to the well being of our pets, especially chronically ill and/or aging pets. In these unprecedented times, we must stay diligent to ensure that we do not run out of medications, for ourselves and for our pets. Pet medications are regularly purchased and picked up from your local veterinary hospital.[…]

Diarrhea in Dogs

Diarrhea is a very common problem in dogs. Dogs are very likely to eat things that they should not. Diarrhea in dogs can often be treated at home, without a trip to a veterinarian’s office. However, you know your pets best, so use caution with at home treatment and make sure to contact your veterinarian[…]

Senior Dog

Senior Pets

Caring for Senior Pets can be challenging. With advancements in veterinary care, pet nutrition and overall knowledge of pet well-being, our pets are living longer. Which is great news! More years with our beloved animals! However, senior pets can present all kinds of physical and mental issues as they reach their golden years.  Generally, pets[…]

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Fire Safety for Pets

Fire safety for pets is something that all pet owners should consider. In many parts of the country, especially our home state of California, wildfires present very serious risks. People must be aware of the danger and ready to take action for themselves, their families and their pets. It is important to put together a[…]

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Unique & Exotic Pets

Exotic Pets are a growing trend. From wild insects to rodents bigger than most dogs, people all over are diving into the world of caring for unique and exotic pets. We will discuss some of the most unique, but keep in mind we do not condone the keeping of wild animals and one should read,[…]

Dog Allergies

Food Allergies in Dogs

Dogs with allergies seem to be more common than not these days. And dog allergies are not pretty, in fact, they can be miserable for both the dog and the owner.  Food allergies can sometimes be confused with food intolerance, as symptoms may be similar. However, food intolerance is the result of poor digestion, whereas[…]

Eye Meds in Dogs

Eye Problems in Dogs and Cats

Eye problems in dogs and cats are a common reason for vet visits. Both dogs and cats can develop eye infections from foreign bodies and/or any number of bacteria, viruses or fungi. Typically, eye problems in dogs and cats can be treated with ophthalmic medications. When dealing with eye issues in pets, veterinarians will generally[…]

Choosing a Veterinary Compounding Pharmacy

A veterinary compounding pharmacy can be a wonderful answer to the short-comings of the one-size fits all approach in manufactured medications. Commercially available medications do not always meet the needs of patients. Especially in veterinary medicine. Veterinarians deal with different species, in vastly different sizes, with unique likes/dislikes, allergies, etc. When a pet owner is[…]