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Gingivitis in Cats - Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Gingivitis in Cats - Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Proper oral care is important for your cat. If their teeth are not cleaned regularly your cat can develop gum diseases like gingivitis. Our Rivergate Veterinary Clinic vets can provide information on gingivitis in cats, its signs, causes, and treatments.

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Cats & Colds: Can They Get Them & What To Do?

Cats & Colds: Can They Get Them & What To Do?

Cats can catch colds just like people, displaying similar symptoms such as sneezing and a runny nose. Here, our Rivergate Veterinary Clinic vets talk about causes and when to seek veterinary care.

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Hyperthyroidism in Dogs - Signs & Symptoms

Hyperthyroidism in Dogs - Signs & Symptoms

Although hyperthyroidism is a relatively rare condition in dogs when it does occur it can lead to some very serious health concerns for your dog. Today our New York vets share some of the most common signs of hyperthyroidism in dogs, and how this condition can be treated.

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Symptoms of Kidney Failure in Cats

Symptoms of Kidney Failure in Cats

The kidneys perform several essential functions that play a vital role in your cat's health. Today, our New York vets explain some of the causes, treatments, and signs of end-stage kidney failure in cats.

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Chronic Pain Conditions in Dogs

Chronic Pain Conditions in Dogs

Dogs can experience pain. Sometimes the pain is chronic other times it is acute. Our New York vets discuss chronic and acute pain in dogs and treatments including cold laser therapy that can help with the pain.

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Is Cold Laser Therapy Right For Your Dog?

Is Cold Laser Therapy Right For Your Dog?

Cold laser therapy can often be used as a supplemental treatment to repair tissues and relieve pain for your dog. In this post, our New York vets explain the ins and outs of the treatment, what’s involved and what you can expect.

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Dog Wound Care & Healing Stages

Dog Wound Care & Healing Stages

While not all dog wounds require veterinary care, it's essential to know how to treat your pup's injuries and when to take them to the vet. In this blog, our New York vets explain how you can provide first aid care for your dog's wounds at home. 

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How to Tell If My Cat Has a Broken Leg?

How to Tell If My Cat Has a Broken Leg?

Our New York vets know that whether your cat is an outdoor feline or an indoor friend, accidents can happen. That's why it's important to understand what to look for if you think your cat may have a broken or fractured leg.

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Hookworm in Dogs: Signs, Treatment & Prevention

Hookworm in Dogs: Signs, Treatment & Prevention

Hookworms cause gastrointestinal upset in otherwise healthy adult dogs but can be fatal for puppies. Today, our New York vets share facts about hookworms in dogs and how these problematic parasites can be treated or prevented.

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Rabies In Cats

Rabies In Cats

Wondering whether getting your cat vaccinated against rabies is worth the hassle? The fact is that in most US states pets must be kept up-to-date on their rabies shots, but equally important is the fact that one day that vaccine could save your pet's life. Our New York vets explain. 

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