SOURCE: Charlotte Street Animal Hospital

Charlotte Street Animal Hospital

August 31, 2011 07:00 ET

Asheville Veterinarians Announce New Website for Communicating With Pet Owners

ASHEVILLE, NC--(Marketwire - Aug 31, 2011) - Charlotte Street Animal Hospital has announced the launch of their new website, The new website is designed to make it easier for pet owners to learn about the vet clinic's services, including routine wellness care, veterinary surgery, pet dentistry, cat boarding, pet chiropractic, pet acupuncture, and physical rehabilitation for increased motility and natural pain management. In addition to information on services, the new website also includes an online pharmacy and website blog. The veterinary practice provides care for dogs, cats, exotic pets, and birds.

"Our veterinary team is passionately committed to giving pet owners the tools to provide their pets with loving, healthy homes and a pain-free life," said Dr. Mark Ledyard, a veterinarian and owner of Charlotte Street Animal Hospital. "Our new website is a natural extension of our mission to educate pet owners about how they can keep their pets healthy."

The website includes a "Veterinary Topics" library, which features articles and how-to videos on the basics of pet care. Topics range from tips on training to video tutorials on dog dental care. There is also a checklist on the warning symptoms of illness.

"Oftentimes, when a pet owner has a question for their veterinarian or just needs basic well-care advice, it may be late at night," said Dr. Ledyard. "The new wellness library is a great resource for pet owners to access any time of day or night."

Pet owners can also learn more about the basics of preventive care through the website blog. "The goal of our blog is to create an ongoing conversation between the pet owner and veterinarian," said Dr. Ledyard. "We want to keep pet owners posted about the latest developments in veterinary medicine and answer all questions -- we encourage all pet owners to post a comment in response to any blog topic."

The new website also includes information about the services available at the animal hospital. These services include wellness care, pet surgery, pet dental care, pet boarding and pet physical rehabilitation. The vet clinic also offers pet acupuncture for natural pain management as well as pet physiotherapy and chiropractic services.

Pet owners who wish to travel with their pet can learn more about travel requirements, including domestic and international health certificates, on the website under "Traveling with your Pet."

The veterinary clinic also offers puppy socialization programs and a "Dogs and Storks" class, which helps pets prepare for the arrival of a new baby. Information about these programs is available on the website under "Classes" and "Pet Services."

Pet owners are encouraged to visit Charlotte Street Animal Hospital's online pharmacy to securely purchase pet medication and supplements, including heartworm and flea and tick preventative.

Asheville pet owners wishing to schedule an appointment at the veterinary hospital can do so by using the online appointment request form on the website at

Contact Information

  • Charlotte Street Animal Hospital
    Asheville, NC