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What to Do When Your Cat is Recovering from Surgery

What to Do When Your Cat is Recovering from Surgery

After your cat comes home from surgery, they'll need a little extra tender loving care to help their incision heal without becoming injured, infected or otherwise aggravated. Our vets in New York list some strategies for caring for your kitty as they recover from surgery.

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Spaying & Neutering Dogs 101

Spaying & Neutering Dogs 101

Curious about what's involved in spaying or neutering your dog, and when you should have it done? There are also a few small risks involved in the procedure that you should know about. Today, our New York share the facts on these surgical procedures.

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Bowel Obstruction in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms & Treatment

Bowel Obstruction in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms & Treatment

In this post, our New York vets define bowel obstructions and why it's critical to have bowel obstructions treated as quickly as possible.

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Cavities in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Cavities in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Can dogs get cavities? In a word, the answer is yes. Today, our New York vets explain cavities in dogs, what happens if a cavity develops and how they are treated.

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Periodontal Disease in Dogs: Signs & Treatment

Periodontal Disease in Dogs: Signs & Treatment

Not only can periodontal disease in dogs negatively affect your dog's oral health, but it can also impact their general health and well-being. Here, our vets in New York describe the disease and its causes, symptoms and options for treatment. 

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Dog Dental Cleaning: What You Should Know

Dog Dental Cleaning: What You Should Know

Tooth decay and gum disease can become an issue for dogs early in life if they do not have a proper oral hygiene routine. In today's post, our New York vets discuss dog dental cleaning, veterinary dentistry and dental care for your pup.

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Do Kittens Teethe: Kitten Teething & What You Can Do to Help

Do Kittens Teethe: Kitten Teething & What You Can Do to Help

Similar to people, cats' baby teeth will fall out before permanent teeth appear. Here, our New York veterinarians share some facts about kitten teething and how you can help.

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Teething Puppies: Tips & Tricks

Teething Puppies: Tips & Tricks

Pet parents might find puppy teething a trying stage. The pain our adorable pups feel while teething can lead them to chew on things they shouldn't - like the legs of your new table or a favourite book. Today, our New York vets share a few suggestions on how you can help relieve your puppy's pain - and not pull your hair out doing it.

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Cat Limping: Causes & What to Do

Cat Limping: Causes & What to Do

Typically, cats are thought of as nimble creatures. However, illness or an accident can cause limping and discomfort. Today, our New York vets list a few reasons why your cat might be limping, and when you should take your cat to the vet. 

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Why are Regular Veterinary Checkups Important?

Why are Regular Veterinary Checkups Important?

During routine exams, your vet will look for early symptoms of illness, internal damage and other serious conditions that should be addressed. Our vets in New York explain why regular veterinary checkups are critical.

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