What's New - September 2020

What’s New – September 2020

ENFORCED JANUARY 1, 2021 Controlled Substance Prescription Forms Must Be AB 149 Compliant _______________________________________ Beginning January 1, 2021, controlled substance prescription forms compliant with the requirements defined by AB 149 will be the only valid form style that may be filled, compounded, or dispensed. A valid form should contain the 12-byte serial number and barcode. The[…]

Capsule - Veterinary Compounding

What’s New – June 2020

Golden Gate Veterinary Compounding Pharmacy is keeping you updated on drug availability, back-orders, new products and more. Our monthly, “What’s New” updates are aimed at keeping our clients informed. We know that back-ordered medications can be disruptive to pet’s treatments. We can compound most back-ordered medications to ensure no lapse in treatment. Our goal, as[…]

Text to Refill

Text-To-Refill

Pet owners asked and we answered! Requesting refills is easier than ever with our newly upgraded Text-to-Refill system. No leaving voice messages, no waiting to speak to a representative. Just a simple text and the refill process is rolling.   INSTRUCTIONS: To submit a refill request, text your prescription number (upper left corner of your[…]

GGVCP Capsule Press

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[…]

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[…]

Blue & Gold Parrot

Bird Medication

Medicating birds is challenging. Just like all pets, giving your bird medication can be extremely difficult. Working together with your veterinarian and possibly a compounding pharmacy, medicating your pet bird can also be successful. Bird medication can be administered in several ways. It is important to discuss with your vet which way will be most[…]

Rabbit Medication

Rabbits can be just as difficult, if not more so, than cats when it comes to taking medication. It is important to take special precautions when administering medication to a rabbit, as they are such sensitive animals. Tablets for Rabbits Many veterinary medications are commercially available as tablets. These are not generally the easiest to[…]

Compounded Pet Medication Capsules

Combining Pet Medications

As pets begin to age, medications can play an important role in maintaining a good quality of life. And many times, aging pets are required to take multiple medications, multiple times a day. This can be troublesome for pet owners and stressful to the pet. Compounding Pharmacies Offer Options Veterinary specific compounding pharmacies work with[…]

Hypoallergenic Dog Medications

Hypoallergenic Dog Medications

Does your dog require medication? Does your dog suffer from food allergies? Compounded medication allows dog owners hypoallergenic, flavored medication options to make medicating your dogs easier, more convenient and most importantly safe. Dog Medications Dogs require medications for many different reasons over the course of their lives. Some dogs require life-long medications for chronic[…]