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[…]

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Veterinary Compounding Pharmacy Flavors Your Pet’s Medications

The goal of a veterinary compounding pharmacy is to make medicating pets (and all animals) easier. Sometimes that means creating custom strength tablets or capsules. Sometimes that means creating transdermal (topical) medications for notoriously difficult to medicate cats. And a lot of times that means turning your pet’s medication into something that tastes great! This[…]

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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[…]

Holiday Pet Dangers

Holiday Pet Dangers

It’s that time again! Big family feasts, gift exchanges, cookie decorating and all the magic that is the holiday season. It is easy to get caught up in the festivities and forget about how your pets fit into the big holiday parties. Below we have outlined a few holiday pet dangers and how to keep[…]

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[…]

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[…]