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IVDD Surgery for Dogs

IVDD Surgery for Dogs

Surgery may not be the only treatment option for dogs with IVDD (Intervertebral Disc Disease) but our Placentia vets feel that for many, surgery is often the best treatment option. IVDD surgeries aim to restore mobility, reduce pain and prevent further disc problems.

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Why Your Cat Might Be Limping

Why Your Cat Might Be Limping

Cats are typically nimble creatures but accidents or illness can lead to discomfort and limping. Here our Placentia vets share a few reasons why your cat might be limping, and when you should take your cat to the vet.

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Joint Pain in Dogs

Joint Pain in Dogs

Joint pain is a common condition that affects dogs of all ages, affecting their quality of life and, if untreated, can develop into serious conditions. It may be difficult to notice your dog is experiencing joint pain unless you know what it looks like. Here, our Placentia vets walk you through joint pain in dogs.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death for pets in Placentia. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and are therefore dangerous to people and pets. In this post, our Placentia vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.  

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Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Getting yearly fecal exams at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecal exams give your Placentia vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise. 

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How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Placentia vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas. 

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