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

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

Posted Sep 8th, 2020

You love your pet. So, you want to make sure the vet you choose has the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care that your animal requires. Our vets in San Jose list the qualifications you should look for. 

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Posted Aug 17th, 2020

Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can lead to heart failure, organ damage, severe lung disease and even death for pets in San Jose. The disease typically appears in cats, dogs and ferrets. Our vets in San Jose explain why prevention is key. 

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Posted Aug 17th, 2020

Because ticks can spread many serious diseases, they are dangerous to people and pets. Here, our San Jose vets explain how these external parasites thrive.

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How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

Posted Aug 16th, 2020

One of the most common tick-transmitted diseases in the world is Lyme disease. Today, our vets in San Jose share the facts on Lyme disease in pets: what it is, which symptoms to check for and treatment options. 

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What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

Posted Aug 11th, 2020

Many cat illnesses and their symptoms can be concerning, and may even be fatal if left untreated for too long. Our vets in San Jose offer insight about signs and symptoms to beware of. 

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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?

Posted Aug 10th, 2020

Getting annual fecal exams at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Yearly fecals give your San Jose vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise. 

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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?

Posted Aug 10th, 2020

The most common external parasite can make your pet extremely miserable! If fleas are left untreated, they can lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our vets in San Jose share early signs of fleas and explain what to do if your pet does have fleas. 

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