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

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What is parainfluenza in dogs?

What is parainfluenza in dogs?

Canine parainfluenza virus (CPIV) is a highly contagious ribonucleic acid virus that causes respiratory illness in dogs all over the world. Today, our Douglasville vets lay out the symptoms and causes of parainfluenza in dogs and how to treat it.

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Bordetella Bronchiseptica in Cats: Symptoms & Treatment

Bordetella Bronchiseptica in Cats: Symptoms & Treatment

Bordetella bronchiseptica causes upper respiratory illness in cats. It affects cats kept in large groups, such as rescue shelters and breeding facilities. Antibiotics can treat infections, and vaccines are widely available. Our Douglasville vets discuss cat bordetella and how to prevent it.

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Parvo in Puppies

Parvo in Puppies

Parvovirus is a highly contagious often deadly virus that is spread between dogs through contact with infected dogs or contaminated objects such as bowls or toys. Below, our Douglasville vets share facts about parvovirus that you need to know to help keep your four-legged friend healthy.

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Heavy Breathing in Cats

Heavy Breathing in Cats

You may be aware that dogs pant as a way to cool down, but panting is much less common in cats and could be a symptom of an underlying health problem. Here, our Douglasville veterinarians and team share some of the reasons why cats pant, and when to head to the vet.

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Constipation in Dogs: What To Do

Constipation in Dogs: What To Do

Constipation in dogs may seem like a minor problem but it can be life-threatening depending on the cause. Here, our Douglasville veterinary team offers advice on what to do if your dog is constipated.

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Is There an Optimal Age for a Cat to be Spayed or Neutered?

Is There an Optimal Age for a Cat to be Spayed or Neutered?

You are preventing more than just the birth of unwanted kittens when you get your cat spayed or neutered. You are also protecting them from some serious health conditions. Today, our Douglasville vets discuss the best age to have your kitten fixed as well as the benefits of having your cat spayed or neutered.

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Heatstroke in Cats & Dogs

Heatstroke in Cats & Dogs

The summer months can get very hot and this can put your pet at risk for heatstroke. Today, our Douglasville vets talk about the signs and symptoms of heatstroke in cats and dogs and how you can help.

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Sheep Health 101

Sheep Health 101

Caring for your sheep involves being familiar with common diseases that can affect them. Today, our Douglasville veterinarians share some common illnesses and conditions that can affect sheep, as well as their symptoms and treatments. 

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What to do if My Dog Ate Gum?

What to do if My Dog Ate Gum?

Your dog eating gum may not seem like a big deal, but varieties of chewing gum are toxic to dogs. Our Douglasville vets explain what you should do if your dog ate chewing gum.

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When Should I Take My Cat to the Vet For Limping?

When Should I Take My Cat to the Vet For Limping?

Cats are inquisitive and active creatures, and the majority of them will injure themselves at some point. So, whether your cat is a homebody or an outdoor adventurer, there are a plethora of reasons why he or she may be limping. Today, our Douglasville veterinarians discuss why cats limp and what you should do if your cat limps.

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