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Pet Care Tips

Read our blog to get informative tips and useful advice from our knowledgable Kittrell vets to help you keep your pets as happy and healthy as possible.

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

You love your pet and want to be sure that the vet you choose has the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care that your animal needs. So what qualifications should you look for?

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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 Kittrell. 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 making them a huge health risk to Kittrell pets and their families. Our Kittrell vets explain all about these pesky parasites, what signs to watch for, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family. 

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How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

Lyme disease is known to be one of the most common tick-borne disease globally. Here, our Kittrell vets offer some information about Lyme disease in pets including the symptoms to look for, and treatment options.

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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?

Bringing your pet in for a yearly fecal exam at our Kittrell vet office is an optimal way to protect your pet and your family from intestinal parasites. Annual fecals give your vet a chance to rid your pet of any parasites before they develop into more serious conditions.

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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 considered the most common external parasite and can cause incredible discomfort to your pet. If left untreated, these parasites can lead to infection and serious diseases. our Kittrell vets will enlighten you to the signs of fleas as well as some steps you can take to rid your pet of these pests.

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Welcome to Our Veterinary Clinic!

At Kittrell Animal Hospital we operate as a walk-in clinic for cats and dogs, so if you require veterinary care, call us to inform us you are on your way. We look forward to meeting you and your pet!

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