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Our Citrus Heights veterinarians are committed to helping pet parents provide their four-legged friends with everything they need for a long and healthy life. Our blogs are filled with tips and advice to help you keep your pets looking and feeling great.

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Anxiety & Depression in Dogs

Anxiety & Depression in Dogs

Did you know that humans aren't the only ones that can experience anxiety or depression? Here, our Citrus Heights vets share discuss what the symptoms of anxiety and depression in dogs are and how you can help treat them.

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Bordetella in Cats

Bordetella in Cats

Bordetella bronchiseptica in cats is caused by a bacterium that causes upper respiratory infections and is most commonly spread in settings with high numbers of cats. Today, our Citrus Heights vets discuss Bordetella in cats and how it can be managed and treated.

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Common Dog Dental Problems: Dental Disease in Dogs

Common Dog Dental Problems: Dental Disease in Dogs

While oral hygiene is a crucial part of any dog's overall health, did you know that most don't receive proper dental care? In today's post, our Citrus Heights vets talk about the most common dog dental problems and how you can spot dental disease in dogs.

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Senior Cat Care: Enjoying the Golden Years

Senior Cat Care: Enjoying the Golden Years

Modern veterinary care is incredible with the advancements in prevention and treatment providing us with the means to help our pets live well into their golden years. Today, our Citrus Heights vets discuss senior cat care and what steps you can take to ensure that they live a long and healthy life.

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ACL Injuries in Dogs and How to Prevent Them

ACL Injuries in Dogs and How to Prevent Them

ACL injuries are commonly seen in human athletes around the world. Today, our Citrus Heights vets explain the symptoms that typically accompany ACL injuries in dogs and how you can help prevent your pup from experiencing injuries such as these.

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Cat Urinary Tract Infections & Diseases

Cat Urinary Tract Infections & Diseases

While urinary tract infections are more common in dogs than they are in cats, there are still various urinary system conditions that cats may be affected by, especially as they age. Our Citrus Heights vets discuss the causes of urinary tract infections and diseases in cats and how they are diagnosed and treated.

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Understanding Reverse Sneeze in Dogs

Understanding Reverse Sneeze in Dogs

If a dog experiences a reverse sneeze, it can be a terrifying ordeal. You may witness your dog stop what they are doing and extend their neck prior to producing a loud snorting noise which might frighten you both. Below, our Citrus Heights vets explain paroxysmal respiration or a reverse sneeze is in dogs and what you can do to calm your dog afterward.

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Seizures in Dogs

Seizures in Dogs

While uncommon, one of the situations that you may experience with your dog is seizures. There are many different types of seizures that your dog may experience and they all vary in severity and length. Today, our Citrus Heights vets discuss what seizures are and the different types of seizures in dogs.

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Tapeworm Infection in Dogs

Tapeworm Infection in Dogs

Parasitic worms are not only unpleasant to look at but also can be detrimental to your dog's health. Here, our Citrus Heights vets discuss what tapeworms are and how to get rid of tapeworms in dogs.

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C-Section Surgery & How To Care For Your Dog Post-Op

C-Section Surgery & How To Care For Your Dog Post-Op

Labor and delivery in dogs can usually happen without a hitch, unfortunately, there may be some situations where your dog will need some help delivering. Today, our Citrus Heights veterinary surgeons share some information about c-section surgery for dogs and what to expect during and after the procedure.

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