Holistic Team Expands at Grove

Our holistic team is expanding with the addition of massage therapist Amy McManaway, LMT.  Amy is highly experienced in human massage therapy and works with horses and small animals.  Raised on a farm near Lake Zurich, Amy graduated from massage therapy school in 1993. She has achieved multiple certifications and has worked with human doctors, … Continued

Successful Dog Rescue at Grove Animal Hospital & Holistic Center

We are happy to report the little dog that was advertised for sale for $30 on the Buffalo Grove Virtual Garage Sale Facebook page was relinquished at Grove Animal Hospital & Holistic Center after the owner was contacted by Mrs. Carlson, manager of Grove Animal Hospital & Holistic Center.  “Cristen always finds a way to … Continued

Grove Team Leader Joins Rotary

    Cristen Carlson, manager of Grove Animal Hospital & Holistic Center, was recently accepted into membership of the Buffalo Grove Rotary Club.  Rotary is a group of community leaders donating their time and talent to promote the local community and help with needs in the area.  If you would like to become involved in … Continued

Eco-Friendly Changes at Grove Animal Hospital & Holistic Center

We’ve always been committed to the environment and our office is happy to report we are making another change for the better!  Soon, Grove Animal Hospital & Holistic Center will be nearly paperless.  We’re busy scanning our paper charts into our new, cloud-based software. We will then responsibly dispose of the old paper charts.  We will … Continued

Vet Camp Photos, Workshop Photos and Much More

HI: We’d like to introduce you to our clinic with our new slide show. Here’s some extra info about our doctors, family, pets and our recent happenings. We’ve been BUSY and we want to show you how much fun we’ve been having as the owners of Grove Animal Hospital & Holistic Center. – The Carlson … Continued

Future Veterinarian Camp for Kids Held at Grove November 11th

Thanks to all the little campers who came to our Veterinarian Camp at Grove Animal Hospital & Holistic Center.  We’re glad you had a great time learning more about animals, making artwork and learning about careers in veterinary medicine. If you missed this camp, we will be scheduling another in the future!  There are also … Continued

Second Opinion

Sometimes things just don’t feel right when you leave your regular doctor’s office. Whatever the case, a second opinion from a doctor who is educated in both conventional and holistic medicine brings a fresh perspective.  Dr. Jim Carlson treats all cases and particularly likes the challenge of “tough cases” and those that have run the … Continued

Rodent Ulcers

Our cat Cumulus spends enormous amounts of time outdoors. A prolific hunter, Cumulus enjoys spending his days stalking mice and has been known to take down a rat or two.  Nothing phases him, even though his long, white, cotton soft coat make him look more princely than his down and dirty rat killing moments in the … Continued