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Should I get my dog vaccinated? Why do it and when

Should I get my dog vaccinated? Why do it and when

Our Scottsdale vets understand that it may seem time-consuming to bring your dog in for vaccinations and boosters, but following the vaccination schedule here is the best way for you to ensure your canine companion is vaccinated and protected against a host of serious diseases.

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Why should I get my indoor cat vaccinated?

Why should I get my indoor cat vaccinated?

Are you wondering if you really need to get your indoor cat vaccinated? Our Scottsdale vets list the reasons to bring them in for shots even if your kitty companion stays inside. 

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Kennel Cough in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

Kennel Cough in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

Does your dog have a dry, non-productive cough? If so, your pooch may be suffering from kennel cough. In this post, our Scottsdale vets share some facts about this highly contagious respiratory disease in dogs.

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Common Reactions to Vaccines in Dogs

Common Reactions to Vaccines in Dogs

Some dogs, when they receive their vaccinations and booster shots, have a reaction. However, the benefits of having your dog vaccinated generally far outweigh any risks of reaction. Here is more from our Scottsdale vets on the most commonly seen reactions to vaccines in dogs and what to do if you suspect your dog is having a reaction.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is condition that can have serious consequences such as lung disease, heart failure, damage to organs or death in pets.  This disease is most often found in dogs, cats and ferrets. Our Scottsdale vets will walk you through the importance of prevention.

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks are external parasites that are dangerous to both pets and people because they can carry many serious diseases. Here, our Scottsdale vets share how ticks thrive, how to keep them away from your family and pets and what signs to be wary of.

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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 an incredibly common tick-transmitted disease. Here, our Scottsdale vets will walk you through information about Lyme disease in your pet including what it is, its symptoms, and your options for treatment.

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What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

Many kinds of illnesses and symptoms in cats may worry you as a pet owner. Some can even be fatal if left for too long. Our Scottsdale vets offer information about the symptoms and signs of illness in your cat you should keep an eye out for. 

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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?

The best way to keep you and your pet safe from intestinal parasites is by bringing them to your vet for a yearly fecal exam. Annual fecal exams allow your Scottsdale vet to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions develop.

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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 can make your pet uncomfortable and unhappy, which is too bad because they are also the most common external parasite! If they aren't promptly treated, they can also contribute to infections and other serious diseases. Our Scottsdale Ranch Animal Hospital vet team explains signs of fleas and what to do if you find them in your pet.

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