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Our Erin veterinarians share helpful tips and advice about common pet illnesses and conditions. 

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What Is Bordetella In Dogs

What Is Bordetella In Dogs

If your dog goes to the groomer or needs to be left at a boarding kennel, they will need to be protected from the highly contagious Bordetella virus. Our Erin vets are here to tell you all about it.

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How To Tell If A Cat Has Rabies 

How To Tell If A Cat Has Rabies 

Rabies is a deadly virus that is highly contagious for pets. In this post, our Erin vets discuss the impact the rabies virus can have on cats including symptoms and prevention.

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Leptospirosis in Dogs

Leptospirosis in Dogs

Leptospirosis is typically seen in dogs but can easily be transmitted to their loving owners. Our Erin vets are here to discuss the symptoms you need to look out for, and tips to protect your pet.

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Dandruff in Dogs: Causes & Treatment

Dandruff in Dogs: Causes & Treatment

Has your dog been leaving behind white flakes all over your clothes and furniture? Your pup might have dandruff, which could be a sign of health problems. Join our Erin vets to learn about signs and treatments for dandruff in dogs. 

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Diarrhea In Cats

Diarrhea In Cats

One of the most common problems we see in cats is diarrhea. Depending on your cat’s lifestyle, this could be caused by a number of factors. Our Erin vets are here to tell you what you can do if your cat has diarrhea.

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Ear Infection in Dogs

Ear Infection in Dogs

Our Erin vets see a lot of ear infections in dogs. Most dog ear infections are easy to treat if caught early. Here are some signs that your pooch might have an ear infection and what you should do.

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Obesity in Cats: Is Your Cat Overweight?

Obesity in Cats: Is Your Cat Overweight?

Obesity in cats is becoming more and more common, but it's important to know that carrying just a few extra ounces can make a significant difference to your cat's overall health and longevity. Here our Erin vets share tips for telling whether your cat could be overweight and what you can do.

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Constipation in Dogs

Constipation in Dogs

Constipation in dogs may seem like only a minor issue but it can become life-threatening. Here, our Erin veterinary team offers advice on what to do if your dog is constipated.

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Periodontal Disease in Dogs

Periodontal Disease in Dogs

Periodontal disease not only negatively impacts the health of your dog's mouth, but it can also impact their overall health and wellbeing. Here, our Erin vets explain periodontal disease in dogs including symptoms, causes and treatment options. 

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Teething in Kittens: Tips & Tricks

Teething in Kittens: Tips & Tricks

Cats, like people, have baby teeth that fall out before their permanent teeth emerge. In today's post, our Erin veterinarians explain kitten teething and how you can help.

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