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Gingivitis in Cats: Signs, Causes & Treatment

Gingivitis in Cats: Signs, Causes & Treatment

Dental problems can be very painful for cats. In this post, our Grand Prairie vets share the signs and causes of gingivitis in cats and explain how you can help prevent it.

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Periodontal Disease in Dogs

Periodontal Disease in Dogs

In addition to your dog's oral health, periodontal disease (gum disease) can negatively affect their overall health. Here, our Grand Prairie vets explain how periodontal disease can be recognized in dogs and how it is treated.

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What Does Ringworm Look Like on a Dog?

What Does Ringworm Look Like on a Dog?

In this blog, our Grand Prairie vets explain what ringworm looks like on a dog and how long you will need to quarantine your pooch.

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How to Raise A Puppy & Kitten Together

How to Raise A Puppy & Kitten Together

While raising a puppy and kitten together may seem like a good idea, there are some factors you have to consider. Our Grand Prairie vets explain more here.

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How Long Can You Leave A Cat Home Alone?

How Long Can You Leave A Cat Home Alone?

Cats can get lonely, and they need their owners to give them everything they need to thrive. In this blog, our Grand Prairie vets discuss how long you can leave a cat alone and provide you with tips on how you can keep your kitty content and safe when you aren't home.

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Signs of Cavities in Dogs

Signs of Cavities in Dogs

Can my dog get cavities? Yes, just like in humans, poor oral hygiene can lead to your dog developing cavities. Today, our Grand Prairie vets offer tips on how to prevent cavities in dogs and what to do if your dog has one. 

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Best Food for Dogs with Allergies

Best Food for Dogs with Allergies

It's not common for dogs to develop food allergies, but when they do, the symptoms can be worrying. In this blog, our Grand Prairie vets list the best types of foods to feed your dog if they have an allergy.

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Is My Cat Overweight? Signs & Symptoms

Is My Cat Overweight? Signs & Symptoms

While your cat's extra pounds may make them extra cuddly, that excess weight could have negative effects on their health and longevity. Today, our Grand Prairie vets share some tips that can help you determine if your feline friend is overweight and how you can help your cat.

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My dog is constipated! What should I do?

My dog is constipated! What should I do?

Constipation is a relatively common digestive condition among dogs. While this issue might not seem severe, constipation could be deadly to dogs if it goes untreated. Today, our Grand Prairie vets talk about constipation in dogs, including its symptoms, causes, and treatment options.

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Dog Skin Problems: Scratching & Other Conditions

Dog Skin Problems: Scratching & Other Conditions

Is your dog scratching, itching, and licking at their fur? They might have dermatitis, a skin condition seen in dogs. Today, our Grand Prairie vets discuss some of the most common skin problems in dogs and how they can be treated.

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