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Cat Urinary Tract Infection & Treatment

Cat Urinary Tract Infection & Treatment

While they are much rarer than urinary tract infections in dogs, cats (senior cats in particular) do frequently experience other issues with their urinary tract. In this post, our Tazewell County vets list symptoms, causes and treatments for urinary tract infections and diseases in cats. 

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High Fever in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & What to Do

High Fever in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & What to Do

It can be difficult to know for sure whether your dog has a fever. Today, our vets in Tazewell County discuss how to detect fever in dogs, in addition to symptoms, causes and what to do if your pet has a fever. 

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Ear Infections in Cats

Ear Infections in Cats

While relatively rare, when ear infections in cats do happen they can indicate a serious underlying health issue. Here, our Tazewell County vets discuss some potential causes, symptoms and treatments for the condition. 

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Ear Infections in Dogs: How to Help Your Pup

Ear Infections in Dogs: How to Help Your Pup

Ear infections in dogs are quite common, and our Tazewell County vets see a lot of them. They are typically easy to treat if diagnosed early. Here are some signs that your pup may have an ear infection and what you should do. 

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Why is my cat limping all of a sudden?

Why is my cat limping all of a sudden?

Have you noticed your cat has recently started limping? Today, our Tazewell County vets explain why your cat might be limping, when you should take your cat to the vet, and symptoms to watch for.  

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Why Your Pet Needs Bloodwork & What It Can Tell You

Why Your Pet Needs Bloodwork & What It Can Tell You

Your vet has recommended bloodwork for your pet. But why should you take your cat or dog for these diagnostic tests, what can it tell you about your pet's health, and how often should it be done? Our Tazewell County vets share some answers in this post. 

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Joint Pain in Dogs: Signs, Causes and Treatments

Joint Pain in Dogs: Signs, Causes and Treatments

Joint pain is a common condition that afflicts dogs of all ages, affecting their quality of life and, if untreated, potentially developing into serious conditions and injuries. Our Tazewell County vets walk you through joint pain in your pup, including its types, causes and treatments.

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Should I get my dog vaccinated? Why & when to do it

Should I get my dog vaccinated? Why & when to do it

Are you dreading spending the time to bring your dog in for vaccinations and boosters? Our Tazewell County vets have put together a handy vaccination schedule — it's the best way to protect your canine companion from numerous serious, potentially life-threatening diseases.

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Laser Spay vs. Traditional: Which One Should I Choose for My Pet?

Laser Spay vs. Traditional: Which One Should I Choose for My Pet?

Spaying is a rite of passage for a female dog or cat (and a responsible, loving action to take for your pet). That said, many pet parents debate whether to choose a laser spay or traditional spay for their animal. Our Tazewell County vets offer their best advice about your options.

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Dog Dental Care 101: How to Care for Your Dog's Teeth

Dog Dental Care 101: How to Care for Your Dog's Teeth

Like humans, our dogs can suffer from the impact of tooth decay and gum disease. This is why dental care for your dog's teeth is essential to your pup's overall health. Today, our Tazewell County vets share some advice for keeping your pooch's teeth clean and their mouth healthy.

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