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Owned and operated by Dr. Barbara Royal, DVM, The Royal Treatment Veterinary Center provides traditional veterinary services along with integrative medical care and rehabilitation, including underwater treadmill therapy, acupuncture, chiropractic, massage, herbal and nutritional consultation and chronic care.

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Need to Update Your Contact Information?

Posted on March 27, 2014

Moving? New cell-phone number? Forgot to mention it at your last appointment?  No problem!  We are happy to introduce our contact information update form on our website.  Changes submitted here will be made in your records so that we can better serve you.

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Exciting AHVMA Foundation’s 2:1 Match — Fund-Raising Drive, March 23rd – 30th, 2014

Posted on March 25, 2014

As President-Elect of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Foundation (AHVMF), I am excited to offer my clients a chance to donate and improve the condition of integrative veterinary medicine nationwide during our exciting AHVMF MATCHING FUND PLEDGE DRIVE!

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Prepping Your Pet for Spring Break

Posted on March 18, 2014

On this week's "Our Pets" segment, Dr. Royal discusses prepping your pet for spring break  including appropriate vaccinations, micro-chipping, proper leashing, and hazards hiding under melting snow.

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Dr. Royal Explains Pet Food Labels on Fox Chicago News

Posted on March 11, 2014

This week's pet health segment is dedicated to understanding what is listed on your pet's food labels and how to use that information to make informed pet food choices.

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Eight on Weight – Tips For Fat Cats

Posted on March 4, 2014

Check out WFLD Fox 32 News at 9:20 am each Tuesday for Dr. Royal's pet segment.  This week Dr. Royal will talk about weight control including tips for weight loss and photos of pets who have made great strides to better weight.

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Eight on Weight – Tips For Shedding Pounds From Hounds

Posted on March 4, 2014

Check out WFLD Fox 32 News at 9:20 am each Tuesday for Dr. Royal's pet segment.  This week Dr. Royal will talk about weight control including tips for weight loss and photos of pets who have made great strides to better weight.

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Dr. Royal Interviewed by Human Health Website WebMD

Posted on March 4, 2014

We aren’t only seeking out integrative medical professionals for our own aches and pains, more of us are bringing our cherished pets to veterinarians who combine the best of Western and Eastern medicine. Dr. Barbara Royal, DVM, was recently interviewed by Lisa Fields, writer, WebMD, on how she successfully incorporates nutritional consultation, acupuncture, massage and other rehabilitation therapies in her practice to treat pets with allergies, geriatric conditions or chronic diseases.

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WE DID IT!

Posted on March 2, 2014

Thank you to all of friends, family, co-workers and clients who donated to the Special Olympics and gave us a great reason to jump in the lake!  We had a ton of fun and hope to do it all again next year...minus the polar vortexes.

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Royal Treatment Staff at Special Olympics Polar Plunge – March 2nd, 2014!

Posted on February 27, 2014

Some animals have thick skin, waterproof feathers, special chemicals in their blood, or a layer blubber for insulation to survive in cold weather and water.  Then there's us, the Royal Treatment Staff who will happily throw themselves in Lake Michigan on Sunday, March 2nd at 11:30 for the Chicago Polar Plunge to benefit the Special Olympics.

 

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Dr. Royal Now a Weekly Contributor on WFLD-FOX 32 Good Day Chicago!

Posted on February 24, 2014

Stay tuned! Beginning Feb. 25 at 9:20 a.m. CST, Chicago’s Top Pet Vet Dr. Barbara Royal will appear on Fox-TV’s Good Day Chicago as a weekly contributor. She’ll provide insight into her natural approach to wildly healthy pets, answer the most commonly asked questions about your furry friends, and feature amazing owls live in the studio!  Then head over to Fox Chicago New's Facebook page for Q & A with Dr. Royal following the on-air segment.

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