Full range of
pet care and emergency services

Cats
Dogs
Avian and
Exotic pets
Center-Sinai Animal Hospital, full range of pet care and emergency services in Los Angeles for cats, dogs, birds, exotic pets

Serving the
Los Angeles
Community
Since 1969


10737 Venice Bl.
Los Angeles, CA 90034
 (310) 559-3770

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Center-Sinai Animal Hospital  
Serving the Los Angeles Community since 1969

10737 Venice Blvd.  
Los Angeles, CA 90034 
 
(310) 559-3770  Full range of pet care and emergency  veterinary services available




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Be sure to take advantage of our special:
50% off your pet's first grooming visit with our talented groomers!

Check our
Low Cost Clinics
Dental, Spay-Neuter, Vaccination

 

Information
and Tips on
Dog Health
and Behavior

Do you or your doggies have questions about your furry friend's physical condition or behavior? Check our articles and Q&A's below to see if yours has been answered. If not, please feel free to send us a question using the form at the bottom of this page. And for those of you who like animal tails, do take a peek at Dr. B's stories. And...

New Stories By Dr. B -- The Laila Tov Saga! 
"Laila Tov in Ventura Dog Show --The X Factor "

"Fessie's Frenchie in her First big Girl Dog Show"
More stories about Dr. B's Frenchie Family taking Dog Shows by storm! Meantime, meet Dr. B's Doggies:

Are you thinking of getting a new purebred doggie, or breeding one of your own? Things to consider -- Dr. Baum recommends you look at this article from Forbes.com. As Dr. B adds, Caveat emptor!

Dogs with Aching Backs, Elbows, Hips -- Arthritis, other causes

 
Oh, my aching back! Help from Dr. B to ease your dog's backaches.
Hip and elbow problems in dogs -- Dysplasia treatment
What can I do about my lab/pit bull mix, who has arthritis and is dragging and chewing his tail?
What are the signs of aging in pets, what do older pets need, and how can you help care for your older pet?

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How to Bathe Your Dog

Grooming the Reluctant Doggie
Pet Bathing Tips by Dr. B
How often is too often to bathe my Yorkie -- his skin is red and flaky. Tips on flea shampoos and other bathing tips.

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Pet Skin Problems --Treating Itchy, Flaky Skin, Bald Spots

My cocker spaniel's fur smells unbearably bad!
What can I do about my cocker spaniel's awful rashes?
What can I do about my dog's itchy belly?
Treating Dry Skin in Pets
New!  Dr. B creates new treatment protocol for mitey unusual case -- cocker spaniel with persistent face lesions.

A Hairy Situation! Factors to consider when dogs (and cats) shed constantly, and their humans start having trouble breathing!

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Diabetes in Dogs (and other pets -- Signs, Symptoms, Treatment

 
Where Has All The Water Gone? What does increased water drinking by your dog mean?
Increased Water Consumption, Part 2: Diabetes?

I have a rat terrier who is drinking and urinating frequently...does this need to be checked by my vet?

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What, When and How Much Should You Feed Your Dog(s)?

 
What are the best foods for pets? An article that addresses this frequently asked question from visitors.  
Is BARF any way to treat my dog? (raw food diets for pets)
Table Scraps: To Feed or Not to Feed Pets
Livin' Large...The issue of overweight in dogs (and cats)
My dog's got bladder stones. Is it the foods he's eating?
Dog and Human Obesity linked? What you can do to get both of you slim and healthier!
Tummy troubles:  Pit Bull Dog Vomiting
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Pet Medications

 
Read why Dr. Baum recommends against over-the-counter remedies
Is baby aspirin OK for my Schnauzer dog -- he's walking stiffly as though he has arthritis.
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Dog Dental Questions

 
My Great Pyrenees dog has lost a tooth on a towel. Is this normal?
When is the proper time to get blood tests prior to dental work?
If you live in Los Angeles, California, you might want to check our weekly low cost dental clinics and specials on pet dental care.
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Vaccines -- When are they appropriate? And what is appropriate?
Snake in the Grass: What you can do to protect your dogs from snake bites
Live in the Los Angeles area, and need pet vaccinations? CSAH offers low cost clinics every week.
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Breathing Difficulties and Respiratory Allergies in Dogs

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Help for Your Pregnant Dog

 
Dr. Baum's guide to pregnancy in your dog, plus birthing tips
Ask Dr. Baum: Is it OK to let dog pal or mate near pregnant St. Bernard?
Chocolate lab was nursing, but puppies were taken and she has green nipples. Help!
See the gorgeous new puppies born at Center-Sinai April 8!
OMG! Can my li'l Chihuahua get my big Pit Bull pregnant?

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Dog Behavior Issues

My Chihuahua eats her own poop! What can I do to stop her?
My blue pit bull dog bites his tail so much that it bleeds! Help, Dr. Baum!
Are my Shih Tzu's doggie licks normal?
My Shih Tzu dog is licking his paw constantly!
How do I get my dog to stop biting and barking in the house?
Is it OK for doggies to lick babies' faces?
Help rescue dogs handle anxieties when you bring them to their new home with you
Will my poodle dog's sniffer wear out?
Dr. B, how big will lab-pit grow?
My pit bull mix's tail has been injured, and amputation has been recommended. Is there an alternative?
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Seasonal Health Care Tips for You and Your Dog

 
Dr. Baum and Dog Extraordinaire Gadi appeared on NBC TV in Florida to discuss how to protect your dog during the dog days of summer.
Winter Pet Care Tips
Fall and Holiday Pet Health Care Tips
Spring and More Summer Health Care Tips for Pets and Their Humans Coming!

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Miscellaneous Dog Health Care Questions

 
Why is DNA testing being by breeders?
What is the right frequency for pet medical checkups?
Will my poodle dog's sniffer wear out?
Dr. B, how big will lab-pit grow?
My pit bull mix's tail has been injured, and amputation has been recommended. Is there an alternative?
Eye Ai Ai -- Chow Dog with Unusual Eye Problem meets Dr. B

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Got a question not answered yet? Click the "Type of Pet" or "Other Pet Q&A's" button, and you can also use the form below to ask Dr. B yourself! Please, if your question is urgent, contact your local vet immediately to insure your pet is getting care in a timely manner to address critical issues. This includes patients of Center-Sinai Animal Hospital. Thanks! Note: 7/17/14: Please use Chrome or Explorer browsers while our forms host resolves issues with new Firefox and Safari browsers. Sorry for the inconvenience! NOTE: 7/17/14: Until further notice, please use Chrome or Explorer browser -- changes on Firefox and Safari are causing issues. We apologize for the inconvenience!

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Pet Well Care, our own preventative health care plan



CSAH Doctors' Hours
Monday - Friday:
8:00 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Sat.: 8:00 am-4 pm
Sun.: 10 am-4 pm

Drop-Off's, Pet Pick Ups, Medicine/Food Pickups
Not Requiring Doctors' Attention

Monday-Friday:
7:30 am - 9 pm
Sat.
: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Sun: 10 am - 4 pm

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We love kitties and cats at Center-Sinai Animal Hospital, veterinary services Los Angeles    Avian services at Center-Sinai Animal Hospital in Los Angeles We love rats, gerbils, hamsters and more at Center-Sinai Animal Hospital in Los Angeles Bunnies love us at Center-Sinai Animal Hospital, Los Angeles veterinary services  We welcome snakes and other reptiles at Center-Sinai Animal Hospital in Los Angeles Puppies and Dogs love our veterinarians and staff at Center-Sinai Animal Hospital!

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