While urinary tract infections are not incredibly common in cats, some cats can experience other urinary conditions, especially as they get older. Today, our Fairhaven vets discuss the symptoms and potential causes of urinary tract infections and diseases in cats and how you can get them feeling better again.
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Kittens will get both a set of baby teeth that fall out after a while and then a set of adult teeth that will last the rest of their life. These teeth can tell us a lot about young cats including their age. Our vets in Fairhaven share some information about kitten's teething, what to expect, and how you can tell how old a kitten is by their teeth.
If you have a new puppy then you should be prepared for the period of time when they begin to chew on everything. You will need to keep your favorite things out of reach and offer items to help your puppy with pain. Our Fairhaven vets talk about teething in puppies, why they chew on everything, and how you can help relieve your puppy's pain.
Diagnostic tests such as ECGs help us to monitor the function of the heart and diagnose any potential concerns or conditions. Here, our Fairhaven vets share some information about cat and dog ECGs, when they are needed, and what to expect during your pet's appointment.
We know that blood tests can cause anxiety among pet parents, but they aren't always used when a dog is sick. They can provide your vet will other valuable information about your dog's health. Here, our vets share some information about blood tests for dogs and how our veterinary technology, laboratory, and pet pharmacy in Fairhaven help to keep your dog healthy.
Along with causing serious diseases, parasites can spread from infected pets to the people in your home. Our Fairhaven vets talk about preventive care, what happens during fecal exams for dogs and cats, and what symptoms parasites may cause in pets.
Some dogs may experience conditions that cause issues such as a low thyroid. Today, our Fairhaven vets discuss the effects of a low thyroid in dogs, how they will test for this issue and what the different tests are that can diagnose low thyroid levels in dogs.