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Dog Intestinal Blockage Surgery

Dog Intestinal Blockage Surgery

If you are seeing the telltale signs of an intestinal blockage in your dog then it's likely that they've eaten something that they shouldn't have and needs immediate care. Here, our Citrus Heights vets talk about how intestinal blockages occur, what the signs are and why it is an emergency situation.

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Diagnostic Imaging for Your Dog or Cat

Diagnostic Imaging for Your Dog or Cat

If your pet is scheduled to have an X-ray, ultrasound or another type of imaging done you may have a few questions. Our Citrus Heights vets talk about the different types of diagnostic imaging for cats and dogs and what you can expect during your visit.

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Cataract Surgery for Dogs - What to Expect

Cataract Surgery for Dogs - What to Expect

If left untreated, cataracts in dogs can cause a number of issues as well as potentially lead to blindness. Here, our Citrus Heights vets talk about cataracts in dogs, how surgery can help treat this vision issue and what to expect from the procedure.

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Types of Diagnostic Tests for Pets

Types of Diagnostic Tests for Pets

If your pet is not feeling like themselves or a little under the weather you should bring them in for diagnostic testing in order to help them get on the path to feeling better. Here, our Citrus Heights vets speak about a number of different diagnostic tests that can be completed to diagnose your pet and get them back on track to optimal health.

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Thyroid Hormone Testing in Dogs

Thyroid Hormone Testing in Dogs

It is very important that diagnostic testing that pertains to hormones be done accurately in order to ensure the health of your pet. Today, our Citrus Heights vets share some important information about thyroid hormone testing for dogs including how it's done and what the common types are.

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What to Expect: Blood Tests For Dogs

What to Expect: Blood Tests For Dogs

Learning that your vet wants to perform blood tests on your dog can be concerning, especially if you don't know why or what to expect. Here, our Citrus Heights vets share some valuable information about blood tests for dogs, why they are needed and what we learn from them.

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Puppy’s First Vet Visit: Checklist & What to Expect

Puppy’s First Vet Visit: Checklist & What to Expect

Bringing home a new puppy can be a sweet moment but it comes with a ton of responsibility including keeping up with veterinary care. Our Citrus Heights vets will offer some information about caring for your new puppy including when to take them to the vet and what to expect from your puppy's first vet visit with a handy checklist.

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Urinalysis for Dogs & Cats

Urinalysis for Dogs & Cats

Education is an important part of pet ownership. It is good to know what is needed for your pet and why. So today, our Citrus Heights veterinarians share some information about urinalysis for dogs and cats and what these tests show us about the health of your pet.

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Teething Puppies: Tips & Tricks

Teething Puppies: Tips & Tricks

Just like human babies, teething can also be painful and frustrating for puppies. Luckily there are a number of ways you can help make them more comfortable. Our Citrus Heights vets talk about teething in puppies, how long it lasts and some tips for relieving puppy teething pain.

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Does my Puppy Need Shots and What is the Dog Vaccine Schedule?

Does my Puppy Need Shots and What is the Dog Vaccine Schedule?

when it comes to the health and safety of your beloved companion, vaccinations can go a long way in protecting them. Here, our Citrus Heights vets talk about why your puppy needs their shots and what the typical dog vaccine schedule looks like.

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