Archives: General Health

Probiotics for Pets

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You’ve heard of antibiotics—these medicines destroy or stop the growth of harmful microorganisms in both human and animal patients. You may not be familiar with probiotics, though! Although probiotics have been commonplace in human medicine for a while now, the use of probiotics for our furry friends is still a relatively new pursuit. Read on to find out more. What… Read More »

Dealing With Your Cat’s Dull Coat

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Cats are excellent self-groomers. They spend hours cleaning themselves in order to look their best! With that being said, it’s not uncommon for our feline friends to experience dull coats every now and then. Here’s what to do if you think your cat’s coat of fur is looking a little lackluster: See Your Veterinarian The first thing you should do… Read More »

Holiday Plant Hazards

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The holidays are full of food, fun, and family. They also present a few hazards for our animal companions! Read on to find out more about keeping your pet safe from plant hazards during the holiday season. The Tree If you’ve set up a holiday tree in your home this year, it’s important to be aware of a few potential… Read More »

Warning Signs of Heat Stroke in Cats

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Many of us look forward to summer and all the fun activities it offers, such as swimming, grilling, and camping. Kitties certainly enjoy napping in sunbeams, but summer’s heat can be very dangerous for our feline friends. Cats don’t have many options when it comes to cooling themselves off. They can only sweat through their paw pads, and panting isn’t… Read More »

How to Pamper a Senior Cat

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Is your kitty entering her golden years? Fluffy will always be a kitten at heart, but she’ll definitely slow down as she ages. Below, a Huntington Beach, CA vet offers advice on how to keep your senior cat purring and happy. Facilities Fluffy may find it easier to get in and out of a litterbox with low walls, so consider… Read More »

Iguana Care Basics

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Are you looking for a pet that is beautiful and slightly exotic? An iguana may be a good choice for you. These beautiful lizards are both fun and fascinating. Iguanas do require quite a bit of work, however, and they also have some very specific care needs. Below, a Huntington Beach, CA vet discusses iguana care basics. Food Although you… Read More »

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