Pet Health Advice From Our Vets

Our Grand Prairie veterinarians share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your animals healthy and happy.

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Why are fecal exams important for my pet?

Why are fecal exams important for my pet?

Pet fecal exams performed annually at your vet's office are the best way to keep your pet safe from intestinal parasites. Yearly fecals give your Grand Prairie vet an opportunity 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?

Fleas can make your pet uncomfortable and miserable! Left untreated, these parasites can even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Grand Prairie vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet has fleas.

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What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

Some of the most common cat illnesses can be serious and even be fatal if left untreated for too long. Today our Grand Prairie vets share some common cat illnesses, their symptoms and how they are treated.

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Does your pet have Lyme disease?

Does your pet have Lyme disease?

Lyme disease is one of the most common tick borne diseases in the world. In Grand Prairie Lyme disease is spread through the bite of an infected Blacklegged tick. Today our vets explain the causes, symptoms and treatments for Lyme disease in pets.

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Protecting Your Pet & Family From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet & Family From Ticks

Ticks are responsible for the spread of many serious diseases in pets and people. Today, our Grand Prairie vets explain how these common external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious but preventable condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, organ damage and even death for pets in Grand Prairie. While treatment for heartworm disease is available it can be hard on your pet. Our vets explain...

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