Spotting Animal Health Issues Early

3 Tips To Follow Before Your Pet's Surgery

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If your pet is about to undergo surgery, you are probably feeling quite anxious about the upcoming appointment. If you want to make sure your pet can get through surgery day without any problems, there actually are a few things you can do in advance to help prepare. Here are three tips to consider following before your pet’s surgery. 1. Take Away Food and Water If Needed Just like humans, sometimes your pet might be forbidden from taking food or water prior to a major surgery. Read More»

Three Ways To Keep Your Cat Happy While Being Boarded

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Regardless of the reason why, it can make pet owners feel a little guilty to leave their cats behind at a boarding facility. However, there doesn’t have to be any reason for them to feel bored or sad. Here are three ways you can boost your kitty’s experience at an animal boarding facility so they have as good a time as you do. Deluxe Upgrade When people often think of pet boarding, they often only think of small kennels that don’t offer much space to move around. Read More»

If One Of Your Cats Has A Cold, Here's How To Protect The Others

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Colds can be passed around from cat to cat just like they can be with humans. If you have a multiple cat household and one of them has become ill, it can spell trouble for the others. The best way to protect your cats is to start with these tips as soon as you can after noticing that one of them is sick. Isolate The very first thing you should do with your sick cat is to isolate them from the others. Read More»

Dental Health Tips For Your Dog

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Your dog’s dental health can be easy to overlook. A dog may not show any discomfort until the problem is severe. This means by the time you know your dog has issues it may be too late — decay and gum disease may have spread throughout your pet’s mouth. Fortunately, there are ways to ensure your dog’s teeth and gums remain healthy. This can improve your dog’s quality of life and save you money at the vet in the future. Read More»

The Role Of The Lyme Vaccine In Lyme Disease Control

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Dog owners are generally used to getting their pets vaccinated on a regular basis. Still, protecting dogs from Lyme disease won’t be like protecting them from rabies. Some pets may never need the Lyme vaccine. All pet owners should discuss the situation with their veterinarians. There are many risk factors associated with Lyme disease, and many of them will relate to a pet’s habits and location.  Pets Who Live In Certain Area Will Be More Likely to Contract Lyme Disease Read More»