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

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Caring For Your Cat Recovering From Surgery

Caring For Your Cat Recovering From Surgery

Has your cat just had surgery or has an upcoming procedure? Our Carlsbad vets share some tips on how you can care for your recovering feline friend following their operation.

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Common Dental Problems in Pets

Common Dental Problems in Pets

Today, our Carlsbad vets discuss how you can identify, treat, and prevent some of the most common dental problems found in your furry companion.

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Pet Bloodwork: Understand When & Why Your Pet Needs a Blood Test

Pet Bloodwork: Understand When & Why Your Pet Needs a Blood Test

Our Carlsbad vets explain why getting your pet's bloodwork is important, and when it's time to bring your companion to the vet.

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Why is My Cat Breathing Heavy?

Why is My Cat Breathing Heavy?

Panting is definitely much less common in cats than in dogs, but that doesn't mean cats never pant. However, heavy breathing in cats can sometimes be a symptom of a health concern. It's important to understand when there is little concern, and when your cat breathing heavy warrants a visit to your Carlsbad veterinary clinic.

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How to Raise a Puppy: Guide for the First Year

How to Raise a Puppy: Guide for the First Year

While puppies are devilishly cute, raising a puppy doesn't come without challenges. In this post, our Carlsbad vets share some tips on how to raise a puppy to help you get through the puppy stage and ensure your canine companion grows up to be a healthy, happy and well-adjusted dog. 

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Senior Cat Care: Keeping Your Senior Cat Comfortable & Healthy

Senior Cat Care: Keeping Your Senior Cat Comfortable & Healthy

Veterinary care and medicine, diet research and development, pet nutrition and pet owners' accessibility to information has led to our senior cats living much longer than they used to. Here, our Carlsbad vets explain what you can expect as your cat ages and share senior cat care tips. 

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What to Know About Cat Vaccinations

What to Know About Cat Vaccinations

Are you asking yourself whether it's really worth the money and hassle to have your cat vaccinated? Our vets in Carlsbad discuss why cat vaccinations are important and which diseases they protect your cat against.

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A List of Foods That Are Toxic for Dogs

A List of Foods That Are Toxic for Dogs

Our Carlsbad vets understand that most dog owners live giving their dogs treats every so often, but some foods that humans love are toxic and potentially deadly for dogs. Here's a handy toxic dog treats and food list.

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Rabies in Cats: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Rabies in Cats: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Rabies is a deadly, very contagious virus that can infect pets, including cats. In this post, our vets in Carlsbad explain the affect the rabies virus can have on cats, including how common it is, its symptoms and how to prevent it.

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Vaccine Reactions in Dogs: Everything You Should Know

Vaccine Reactions in Dogs: Everything You Should Know

Generally speaking, the risk of your furry friend having a serious reaction to a vaccine is very low. Vaccines protect your dog from a number of serious conditions that can be difficult or expensive to treat. Here, our Carlsbad vets explain what you need to know about reactions to vaccines in dogs and how to handle them.

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