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Dental Care for Dogs

Dental disease is probably the most common and undertreated disease we see at our hospital. Dental pain can be underestimated since the disease usually progresses slowly, without your dog showing you that he/she is uncomfortable. Regular dental cleanings and home care (like a special dental diet) can help keep your...

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Blood Tests for Dogs

Testing your dog's blood can provide us with so much valuable information about when your dog is sick. We can assess the health of the major organs, like the kidneys and liver for example, and also check for some types of cancer. There are blood tests to check for more...

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Laser Therapy for Dogs

What is therapeutic laser therapy for dogs and what are the benefits? A therapeutic laser generates a low-intensity laser light that penetrates a short distance below the skin to stimulate tissues in its path. The effect is rather like applying heat as it increases blood flow and appears to enhance...

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Microchipping a Dog

Microchipping is a great way to identify your dog. It is a permanent, tamper-proof form of identification. Even if your dog breaks its collar, he or she will continue to carry their microchip with them wherever they go. Just remember that the microchip is not a GPS. It will not...