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Can a Vaccinated Dog Get Rabies?

Can a Vaccinated Dog Get Rabies?

When your dog receives their rabies vaccination it will drastically decrease their odds of contracting this fatal disease, however, the odds will never be zero. Today, our vets in Citrus Heights share some information about the rabies vaccine and answer the question of whether a vaccinated dog can get rabies.

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How to Take Care of a Senior Dog: Tips & Advice

How to Take Care of a Senior Dog: Tips & Advice

If your dog is approaching their golden years then you may have noticed that they are beginning to show the signs of aging. Today our Citrus Heights vets share some advice on how to take care of your senior dog and help them live comfortably into their golden years.

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Geriatric Pet Care: Weight Loss in Senior Dogs

Geriatric Pet Care: Weight Loss in Senior Dogs

While we are normally concerned with our dogs becoming overweight, as they become older senior dogs some canines start to lose weight. Here, Our Citrus Heights vets discuss geriatric pet care and what to watch for with weight loss in senior dogs.

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Cat Care: Stopping Your Cat From Jumping After Surgery

Cat Care: Stopping Your Cat From Jumping After Surgery

Sometimes cats have accidents that may result in injuries or conditions that require surgical intervention. While the surgery will typically go smoothly, how can you help ensure that recovery is also successful? In today's post, our Citrus Heights vets share some ways that you can help stop your cat from jumping during recovery and tips to help make post-surgery cat care a breeze.

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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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