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Animal Hospital of North Asheville Podcast

Animal Hospital of North Asheville Podcast

The AHNA Podcast is a fun, educational podcast for our clients and community covering a variety of topics, including our hospital and staff, and issues relating to veterinary medicine.
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Canine Pancreatitis: An Interview with Dr. Paul Duncan

Animal Hospital of North Asheville Podcast

Canine Pancreatitis: An Interview with Dr. Paul Duncan

Animal Hospital of North Asheville Podcast

CCT Spotlight! An Interview with Chloe Holden
For this episode, we chatted with our CCT, Chloe Holden, about what the CCTs do behind the scenes to help your visit go smoothly and give our patients the best care possible. 
March 15, 2021
The Love of Veterinary Medicine
For this episode we sat down with AHNA's new Hospital Manager, Sierra Allen, to talk about what exactly and RVT does, and the things that make us love our jobs. 
February 15, 2021
A Closer Look at Pet Cancers, with Dr. Amy Plankenhorn
Tune in to this episode to learn more about how we diagnose and treat pet cancers, and how our treatment plans and goals compare to human medicine. Dr. Amy Plankenhorn joins us to share the knowledge she has gained treating our beloved patients. 
January 15, 2021
Holiday Pet Hazards
In this episode, we chat with Dr. Frye to learn about what parts of our holiday traditions can be hazardous to our pets. Listen to find out the best ways to keep your pets safe!
December 15, 2020
Canine Pancreatitis: An Interview with Dr. Paul Duncan
For this episode, we sat down to chat with Dr. Duncan to find out more about canine pancreatitis. Listen to this episode to find out what it is, how it happens, and why it really is best not to share our holiday meals with our pets!
November 15, 2020
Modern Feline Medicine - An Interview with Dr. Amy Plankenhorn.
The practice of veterinary medicine with cats has change a lot in recent history, thanks to a much broader understanding of cat physiology and to significant improvements in our diagnostic tools. We spoke with Dr. Plankenhorn about these changes, how they came about, and what a modern feline practice looks like. 
October 15, 2020
Wild in WNC: An Interview With Winslow Umberger of Appalachian Wildlife Refuge.
For the whole month of September, 2020, AHNA will be accepting donations of supplies for Appalachian Wildlife Refuge. Give this episode a listen to learn about their mission and the about wildlife rehabilitation. 
September 4, 2020
In-Hospital Patient Care: What happens when your pet stays with us!
This episode is our first technician interview, with one of our longest serving technicians, Robin. We chat about what happens when a pet is hospitalized, and what the IHPC team does, from the beginning of the day all the way through the night.
August 15, 2020
The Ins and Outs of Patellar Luxation.
Dr. Loveless joins us again to chat about patellar luxation. What it is, and how we treat it. Content warning: we chat in detail about a surgical procedure.
July 14, 2020
Food Allergies
We chatted with Dr. Scott Loveless again to learn all of the ins and outs of food allergies, from what the usual culprits are, to how they're diagnosed, to how we treat them. If you suspect your pet has a food allergy, give this a listen!
June 15, 2020
It's Always Allergy Season In The Mountains
This is an episode about allergies! Specifically, skin allergies, as explained by Dr. Scott Loveless. We talk about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, and why allergies can be so very frustrating for everyone in the family.  Coming soon: food allergies!
May 18, 2020
Canine Heartworm Disease: An Interview with Dr. Amy Plankenhorn
In this episode, we chat with Dr. Amy Plankenhorn about canine heartworm disease and its treatment. Spoiler alert - prevention is best!
April 15, 2020
Fear Free - An Interview With Dr. Morgan Frye
In this episode, we sat down with Dr. Morgan Frye to learn more about how our hospital uses Fear Free principals in practice, and what that means for your pets. 
March 15, 2020
The Ins and Outs of Spaying and Neutering; An Interview with Dr. Susan Wootten
This episode is an overview of the spay and neuter procedures at AHNA. We sat down with Dr. Susan Wootten, who explained what both procedures are, why we recommend spaying and neutering, and how to make the it as easy as possible on yourself and on your pet.
February 15, 2020
Welcome to AHNA
This episode is a general overview of our hospital, our history, the teams that make it run, and some of the services we offer to our patients. 
February 1, 2020
AHNA's Warm Hearts Full Bellies Food Drive
In the inaugural episode of the Animal Hospital of North Asheville Podcast we're interviewing representatives from our three recipient organizations - Meals on Wheels, Asheville Cat Weirdos, and Asheville Humane Society. Listen to find out more about each organization and their respective needs. 
December 13, 2019