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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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.
Dental disease is a widespread issue among dogs. If left untreated dental decay can cause serious health conditions. Our vets in Citrus Heights talk about plaque and tartar buildup in dogs, how it forms and what you can do about it.
Toxoplasma gondii is a type of protozoan parasite that is related to the coccidian protozoa. This parasite thrives in cats but can also affect dogs and people. Our Citrus Heights vets discuss the causes of Toxoplasma gondii as well as the symptoms and treatment available.
While owning a dog can be fun for you and your entire family, you also will want to make sure that it always receives the care that it needs to ensure that they live a long and healthy life. Here, our veterinarians in Citrus Heights mention some of the key things you can do to keep your dog healthy.
Heartworm disease is an extremely serious condition that is spread by the bite of infected mosquitos. Typically fatal once detectable symptoms occur, this condition can easily be prevented. Our Citrus Heights vets explain more about symptoms of heartworm and how to protect your pet.
Ticks spread disease and pose a serious threat to the health of pets and people in Citrus Heights and beyond. Today, our veterinary team explains how these problematic parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets.
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