Early routine healthcare including vaccinations and parasite prevention are essential in the first few weeks of your puppy's life. Today our Phenix City vets outline what will happen at your puppy's first vet appointment and what you should bring along.
If your cat won't eat, no doubt you're worried. Should you rush your feline friend to the emergency vet clinic or wait until your vet is available? Below, our Phenix City vets share tips on why your cat may refuse to eat and how to tell if it’s an emergency situation.
Our Phenix City vets know there are few symptoms more distressing than when your dog develops diarrhea. If your pup has diarrhea you need a cure fast! Here are some of the most common causes of diarrhea in dogs and what you should do to help resolve this messy issue.
Ticks are capable of spreading a wide variety of serious diseases and, therefore, are dangerous both to pets and people in Phenix City and across the Chattahoochee Valley. Here, our Phenix City vets explain how these external parasites thrive and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.
Giving your pet their annual fecal exam at your vet's office is the best chance your veterinarian has at keeping you and your pet safe from intestinal parasites. Yearly-administered fecal exams give our Phenix City vets a chance to check for intestinal parasites and infection before more serious conditions arise.
Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Phenix City vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.