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Our Fairhaven veterinarians share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

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Heatstroke in Dogs & Cats: Signs & Symptoms

Heatstroke in Dogs & Cats: Signs & Symptoms

While heatstroke can occur at any time of year it is far more likely during the summer months and extra precautions should be taken during that time to protect your pets. Today our Fairhaven vets talk about heatstroke in dogs and cats, the signs and symptoms to look out for, and what you can do to prevent it from happening.

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Senior Dog Care: How to Make an Old Dog Happy?

Senior Dog Care: How to Make an Old Dog Happy?

If your dog is 'getting up there' in years, there are a number of things to keep in mind for your aging pooch. Today our Fairhaven vets discuss senior dogs, their needs, and what you can do to help your pet live out their golden years happily. 

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

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

If you have decided to add a new puppy to your family then there are many things that you will need to take into consideration such as routine wellness exams and preventive care. Our Fairhaven vets explain when you should take your puppy to the vet for their first visit as well as a checklist of things to bring and questions you should ask.

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Dermatitis in Dogs

Dermatitis in Dogs

While we as humans tend to get itchy, and sneezy while experiencing a variety of symptoms with allergies, dogs that experience allergies tend to experience very itchy skin as their common symptom. Our Fairhaven vets share some information about allergic dermatitis in dogs, what the symptoms are and how it is treated.

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When Do Kittens Open Their Eyes?

When Do Kittens Open Their Eyes?

Cats are one of the most popular pets for a variety of reasons and if you have a cat then there is a chance that at some point you may experience life with newborn kittens. Today, our Fairhaven vets discuss some information about newborn kittens such as when to expect them to open their eyes.

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Anemia in cats

Anemia in cats

If your cat begins to show the signs of anemia it can be very concerning for any pet parent. Our Fairhaven veterinarians offer insight into the causes of anemia in cats, the symptoms and how it can be treated in order to help your kitty get back to their healthy self.

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Fever in Dogs

Fever in Dogs

Sometimes you may have a hard time determining whether or not your dog is experiencing a fever when they are ill. Here, our Fairhaven vets explain how to spot the signs of a fever in dogs and how you can help relieve their symptoms.

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What To Know About Pet Vaccinations For Cats

What To Know About Pet Vaccinations For Cats

In order to ensure that your cat is fully protected from all potentially serious conditions and diseases, your cat should receive their vaccinations, even if they stay indoors. Our Fairhaven vets discuss everything that you should know about pet vaccinations for cats.

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Can My Vaccinated Dog Get Rabies?

Can My Vaccinated Dog Get Rabies?

While your dog may not be 100% protected from rabies once they have been vaccinated, the vaccine does provide a great amount of protection against this lethal disease. Today, our Fairhaven vets discuss what the rabies virus is and how you can help lower the risk of your dog contracting this disease.

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Cat Vaccination Schedule

Cat Vaccination Schedule

Vaccinations are crucial for providing our cats with the ability to live a long and healthy life. Our Fairhaven vets discuss why cat vaccinations are important and what the kitten vaccination schedule typically looks like.

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