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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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Have you been noticing that your dog is finding it difficult to pass stools or has been displaying abnormal behavior? They could be experiencing anal sac disease. Today our Citrus Heights vets discuss what anal sac disease is as well as the causes, symptoms and treatment in dogs.
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Family Friends Veterinary Hospital is happy to accept new patients! Our vets are passionate about improving the health of Citrus Heights companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.