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

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How to Make an Old Dog Comfortable, Happy & Healthy

How to Make an Old Dog Comfortable, Happy & Healthy

Pets, like people, benefit from a little attention to their health and wellness as they age. If your canine companion is enjoying their golden years, follow these tips from our Rainbow City vets to help your senior dog stay healthy and happy as they continue to age.

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How to Clean a Dog's Teeth & Dog Dental Care

How to Clean a Dog's Teeth & Dog Dental Care

Oral health issues such as tooth decay and gum disease are real health concerns for dogs. That's why caring for your dog's teeth is an important element of caring for their overall health. Below, our Rainbow City vets explain how to clean a dog's mouth and what to expect at a dog dental appointment.

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How To Check For Ear Mites in Cats

How To Check For Ear Mites in Cats

Is your cat shaking their head repeatedly or pawing at their ears? It could be ear mites. Today our Rainbow City vets discuss the symptoms, causes, and treatment options for ear mites in cats. 

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Why is my dog so itchy?

Why is my dog so itchy?

Dog scratching constantly, or licking their skin relentlessly? There are a number of possible causes of itchy skin in dogs. Our Rainbow City vets discuss what might be causing your pup's skin problems and how you can help treat them.

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How to Prepare Your Dog for Boarding

How to Prepare Your Dog for Boarding

If your dog will be staying at a boarding facility while you are away from home, you may be wondering how you should prepare for dog boarding. Today, our Rainbow City vets share some pointers on how to prepare your dog for boarding and what to expect when you get home.

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How To Tell If Your Cat Has Asthma

How To Tell If Your Cat Has Asthma

Asthma in cats can be caused by an allergic reaction to inhaled allergens and affects as many as 1-5% of cats. Do you think your cat may be having an asthma attack? Our Central Valley Animal Hospital vets share some common symptoms of asthma in cats and how it can be treated. 

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What to Expect If Your Dog Undergoes a Procedure Requiring Anesthesia

What to Expect If Your Dog Undergoes a Procedure Requiring Anesthesia

To prevent pain and increase comfort, dogs are given anesthesia when they undergo surgery, but there are certainly pros and cons to using general anesthesia. Today, our Rainbow City vets share what you should know about anesthesia for dogs.

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How do you know when your dog is sick?

How do you know when your dog is sick?

Does your dog seem a little 'off' or just not like their usual self? If so you are bound to be wondering if your pup is sick. But how do you know for sure? Below, our Rainbow City vets share some common signs of illness in dogs.

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How to Travel With a Cat: Advice for a Low-Stress Trip

How to Travel With a Cat: Advice for a Low-Stress Trip

Heading out on a journey and want to take your cat along? Our Rainbow City vets offer a few tips to help make the journey easier for both you and your beloved pet.

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Why Preventive Care for Pets is Important

Why Preventive Care for Pets is Important

Routine preventive care, including regular wellness exams, vaccinations, and parasite prevention, can help your pet live a long and healthy life. Our Rainbow City vets are here to explain more. 

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