Animal hospital hosting open house


Aina Hou Animal Hospital will be hosting its first free public open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.

Doctors and staff membes will be on hand as well as equine veterinarian Dr. Kelleyerin Clabaugh.

The new dog grooming business “Happy Tails to You” will also be showcasing its newly developed space. There will be tours, client education seminars, a variety of animals to meet, prizes and more. Participants may bring dogs for a self-guided dog walk tour of the 11-acre property as well the enclosed off-leash play area. Seminar topics will include “Pet Poisons: Old Wive’s Tales and New Threats” with Dr. Jenny Brundage, “Four-Legged First Aid and Wound Management” with Dr. Kehau Noa, and “Equine Performance Enhancing Diagnostics and Therapeutics” with Clabaugh.

The facility is located in the Lalamilo Farm Lots at 66-1520 Puu Huluhulu Road. Driving on Mamalahoa Highway, turn at the 1-mile marker on to Lalamilo Farm Road (across from the Parker Ranch Rodeo Grounds). Then turn left on Puu Huluhulu Road and the hospital entrance will be approx 0.5 miles down on the right.