Blog: Dog

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Dog Fleas and Ticks

Fleas and ticks are a few of the external parasites that can affect pets. They are most prevalent in the spring and summer months, and can transmit a variety of diseases. Fleas can also cause secondary dermatitis and discomfort. Both fleas and ticks take a blood meal from their host,…

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Dog Vaccinations

Vaccinations are an important part of your dog’s health care. Vaccinations can help protect your dog from many contagious diseases. A consultation with your veterinarian can ensure that your dog receives the vaccinations they need to help them maintain a healthy lifestyle.

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Puppy Vaccinations

The puppy vaccination program consists of a series of three appointments, 3-4 weeks apart. The reason it is set up this way is to ensure proper immune stimulation proactively before disease processes have a chance to infect. Puppy vaccination program is ideally done at ages 8 weeks, 12 weeks and…

Dog Spaying and Neutering

Spaying and neutering is the best way to have a healthy well adjusted dog. It eliminates the risk of preventable diseases, like uterine infections or cancers and helps decrease the overall pet population.