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

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Ear Mites in Cats

Ear Mites in Cats

While ear mites are a fairly common external parasite, they are extremely contagious. They can cause severe itchiness and scratching in cats' ears and skin, as well as infection and eventual health problems. In this post, our Southgate veterinarians discuss the symptoms, causes, and treatment of ear mites in cats.

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Why won't my cat drink water?

Why won't my cat drink water?

Has your cat suddenly stopped drinking water? If this is the case for your kitty, you may be a bit concerned as it can indicate a veterinary emergency. Today, our Southgate vets explain why your cat may not be drinking water and what you can do. 

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Why is my dog panting and restless at night?

Why is my dog panting and restless at night?

Though dogs often pant when out playing on a warm day or while they are playing fetch, excessive panting at night may be happening due to an underlying health issue. Here, our Southgate vets discuss symptoms and treatments will discuss serious and non-serious reasons your dog is panting at night.

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Benefits of Cold Laser Therapy For Dogs

Benefits of Cold Laser Therapy For Dogs

Cold laser therapy allows for the pain-free and non-invasive treatment of your beloved companion. In this post, our Southgate vets share some valuable information about cold laser therapy for dogs and how this special veterinary treatment can help them heal.

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Ear Bleeding in Dogs

Ear Bleeding in Dogs

A dog's bloody ear can be a concerning sign for any pet parent whether due to a minor irritation or a more serious issue. Here, our Southgate emergency vets talk about the causes of bleeding ears in dogs, the symptoms that may occur and when to visit your vet.

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What is veterinary cold laser therapy?

What is veterinary cold laser therapy?

Is your dog or cat suffering from pain? Cold laser therapy for pets may be an ideal non-invasive treatment option. In this post, our Southgate vets explain which conditions can benefit from this treatment, and how to determine if this therapy is appropriate for your pet.

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C-Sections for Dogs

C-Sections for Dogs

Emergency C-sections can be performed if a dog is in labor, but in some cases, an elective c-section may be recommended if your pooch faces an increased risk of complications. Today, our Southgate vets look at how to tell if your dog needs a C-section.

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Anesthesia for Dogs

Anesthesia for Dogs

Our four-legged pets, like us, may require anesthesia as part of a surgery or procedure. Most dogs are given anesthesia when they are spayed or neutered, and the majority of them will require it at least once more throughout their lives. Today, our Southgate vets discuss what you should know about anesthesia for dogs.

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How to Raise a Puppy

How to Raise a Puppy

While puppies are devilishly cute, raising a puppy doesn't come without challenges. In this post, our Southgate vets share some tips on the art of raising a puppy to help you get through it and ensure your canine companion grows up to be a healthy, happy and well-adjusted dog. 

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Where can I leave my dog while I'm on vacation?

Where can I leave my dog while I'm on vacation?

It can be hard to decide what to do with your pet if you can't take them with you on vacation. Today, our Southgate vets offer some advice on what you can do with your dog while you travel.

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