Our Santa Clarita vets recommend the Bordetella vaccine for dogs that spend time in kennels, at a groomer or playing at an off-leash park. While the Bordetella vaccine is considered safe, in very rare cases more serious reactions can occur.
It can be easy to write off your overweight cat as just "extra cuddly," but carrying even a few extra pounds can make a big difference in long-term health for your cat. Here, our Santa Clarita vets explain how to tell if your feline friend is overweight, and when to see the vet.
If you recoil from your pup's happy panting or apologize to guests for your dog's bad breath, it's time for a trip to the vet. Bad breath is common in our canine companions, especially as they age, and can be a sign of serious health issues. Today our Santa Clarita vets share some causes and treatments for bad breath in dogs.
The prospect of heartworm in dogs is a serious concern for pet owners. The parasitic worms can cause lung disease, heart failure, and irreparable organ damage. Preventative measures are the best way to protect your dog from heartworms, read on to learn both the signs of heartworm disease in dogs as well as the best practices for heartworm prevention
Dental health issues can be just as painful for your cat as they are for us. In fact, mouth and tooth pain could even cause your feline friend to resist eating. Today, our Santa Clarita vets explain how to clean your cat's mouth and keep their teeth healthy.
A healthy mouth is an essential element of your dog's overall health. That said, our canine companions often don't get the dental care they need to stay optimally healthy. Today, our Santa Clarita vets explain why dental care for dogs is so important.
Routine wellness exams help to keep your pet healthy by giving your vet a yearly opportunity to examine your four-legged family member for early signs of disease and to monitor your pet's overall health. Here, our Santa Clarita vets explain what to expect when you bring your dog or cat in for their routine exam.