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C-Section for Dogs: Everything You Should Know

C-Section for Dogs: Everything You Should Know

Emergency c-sections can be performed if a dog is showing signs of a distressing labor, but in some cases, an elective c-section may be recommended if your pooch faces an increased risk of complications. Today our Kittrell vets look at how to tell if your dog needs a c-section.

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Poisoning: Antifreeze and Dogs

Poisoning: Antifreeze and Dogs

Antifreeze poisoning is one of the most common forms of poisoning in dogs due to the fact that it is a common household item. Here, our Kittrell vets explain why you need to get the vet right away if you think your dog has ingested antifreeze, and how to help prevent if from ever happening. 

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Why Does My Pet Need a Urinalysis?

Why Does My Pet Need a Urinalysis?

Today, our Kittrell vets will discuss urinalysis for pets, as well as how to understand your pet's urinalysis results so you can make the best decisions regarding their medical care.

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What is TPLO Surgery For Dogs?

What is TPLO Surgery For Dogs?

Has your vet discussed Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO) surgery for your limping dog? In this post, our Kittrell vets explain the procedure and what to expect as your dog recovers.

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How to Give Pets First Aid

How to Give Pets First Aid

Not every cut your pet gets will require veterinary treatment, so you should know the difference between when you should care for your dog or cat's wounds and when you should head to the vet. Here our Kittrell vets provide tips on how to administer first aid to your pet at home.

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Diagnostic Imaging for Your Dog or Cat

Diagnostic Imaging for Your Dog or Cat

Diagnostic imaging tools used by our Kittrell vets help us identify the cause, extent, or severity of your pet's illness or injury. Depending on your pet's condition, the type of diagnostic imaging used will differ. Below are a few of the tests that your vet may recommend to help diagnose or treat your dog or cat.

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Cat Hernia Surgery

Cat Hernia Surgery

Cat hernias generally aren't life-threatening and can be repaired with surgery if spotted early. Today, our Kittrell vets describe different types of hernias in cats and what you can expect if your cat has to undergo hernia surgery.  

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Common Causes of Seizures in Dogs

Common Causes of Seizures in Dogs

Seizures in dogs are not uncommon but not all seizures are the same. There are many different types of seizures your dog can experience, and each seizure your dog has could differ by type, severity, and length. Today our Kittrell vets explain more about the types of seizures seen in dogs.

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Dog Diabetes Symptoms

Dog Diabetes Symptoms

Our Kittrell vets are seeing increasing numbers of dogs who develop diabetes. While treatments are available for diabetes in dogs, there is no cure. Today, we look at some of the most common symptoms of diabetes in dogs, and treatment options.

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Everything You Should Know After Cat's Tooth Removal

Everything You Should Know After Cat's Tooth Removal

A cat will sometimes need to have a tooth extracted to alleviate pain and allow your feline friend's mouth to heal. Today our Kittrell vets give the low down on cat tooth removal.

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