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X-Ray for Dogs

X-Ray for Dogs

Here, our Central Illinois vets share what you can expect if your dog requires an X-ray.

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Ultrasound for Dogs and Cats: What Pet Owners Want to Know

Ultrasound for Dogs and Cats: What Pet Owners Want to Know

It can be a bit worrisome if your vet tells you your pet needs an ultrasound, so it's important for owners to understand what this entails. Here, our Central Illinois vets are here to put your mind at ease and tell you all about ultrasounds for pets.

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Senior Cat Care: Tips & Advice

Senior Cat Care: Tips & Advice

Modern veterinary care has allowed our pets to live much longer than they ever have before, but this means that owners need to learn to care for their animals in their golden years. Here, our Central Illinois vets share some tips on how to care for your senior cat.

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Vaccine Reactions in Dogs: Everything You Should Know

Vaccine Reactions in Dogs: Everything You Should Know

Vaccines are essential to protecting your dog's health from serious illness, however, there is a small chance your pooch could have an allergic reaction to their vaccine. In this post, our Central Illinois vets discuss why vaccines are important for your dog and what you should do if your pup has a reaction to one.

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Ear Mites in Cats: Causes, Treatment & Prevention

Ear Mites in Cats: Causes, Treatment & Prevention

Learning that your cat has ear mites can be scary, but it is a fairly treatable condition if it is caught early on. Here, our Central Illinois vets explain the causes, symptoms, and treatments of ear mites in cats, as well as how you can prevent your cat from getting them.

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Cat Teeth Cleaning: How to Clean a Cat's Teeth

Cat Teeth Cleaning: How to Clean a Cat's Teeth

By implementing a proper oral hygiene routine, you can protect your cat's dental and overall health. In this post, our Central Illinois veterinarians explain cat teeth cleaning, how to clean a cat's teeth and tips for maintaining your kitty's dental health between appointments. 

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Periodontal Disease in Dogs - How to Stop and Prevent Periodontal Disease in Dogs

Periodontal Disease in Dogs - How to Stop and Prevent Periodontal Disease in Dogs

Periodontal disease can have a negative effect on your dog's dental health along with their general health. What is periodontal disease in dogs, and how can you prevent it? Our Central Illinois vets discuss how to help keep your dog's mouth healthy. 

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How Often Do You Take a Cat to the Vet?

How Often Do You Take a Cat to the Vet?

You adore your cat, and you want to help them live as long, happy and healthy life as possible. Today, our Central Illinois team discusses when to take a cat to the vet for preventive care and routine checkups. 

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When to Visit an Emergency Vet

When to Visit an Emergency Vet

Life - and our pets - can be unpredictable. Veterinary emergencies can happen at any time, and it can be difficult to know when to visit an emergency veterinary clinic. Our Central Illinois vets are here to explain what situations require emergency care and what to do if you find yourself in these circumstances. 

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Leaving a Puppy Alone at Home for the First Time: How to Prepare

Leaving a Puppy Alone at Home for the First Time: How to Prepare

While dogs make fantastic companions, you can't spend all your time with them. Eventually, you'll have to leave them to go to work, appointments, and run errands. Our Central Illinois vets offer some insight into how to make it easier to leave your puppy at home alone for the first time. 

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Caring for Pets in Central Illinois

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