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

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Heavy Breathing in Cats

Heavy Breathing in Cats

Heavy breathing in cats is relatively uncommon and may point to a serious health issue. Our Douglasville vets share some reasons your cat may be breathing heavily and when to seek emergency care. 

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How Long Can You Leave a Dog Alone?

How Long Can You Leave a Dog Alone?

You'd probably love to stay home and cuddle with your pooch all day, but it's just not feasible to be at home all the time. After all, you have work, school, errands to run, and an active social life. So, how long can you leave a dog home alone? Our Douglasville vets offer some insight. 

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My Dog Has Blood in Their Poop: What Should I Do?

My Dog Has Blood in Their Poop: What Should I Do?

You're likely very concerned if you notice blood in your dog's poop (stool), but what should you do? Here, our Douglasville vets explain what may be causing blood in your dog's poop, and which actions you should take. 

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How to Travel With a Cat: Tips for a Low-Stress Trip

How to Travel With a Cat: Tips for a Low-Stress Trip

Do you need to decide between bringing your cat on an upcoming trip or finding care arrangements for them? Today, our Douglasville vets explain how to travel long distances with your cat by car and by plane, in addition to discussing the benefits of cat boarding. 

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Leaving a Puppy Alone at Home for the First Time: How to Prepare

Leaving a Puppy Alone at Home for the First Time: How to Prepare

While our dogs make great friends, we can't spend all of our waking hours with them. Eventually, we all have to leave them to run errands, attend appointments and go to work. Our Douglasville vets offer some tips to make it easier to leave your puppy at home alone for the first time. 

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What is Medical Pet Boarding?

What is Medical Pet Boarding?

While pet parents relish time spent with their four-legged friends, sometimes you'll have to go somewhere that your beloved pet can't safely accompany you, so you may need to board them. Here, our Douglasville vets explain medical boarding, how it differs from other options, and when it may be a good option. 

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My Cat Won't Drink Water - What Should I Do?

My Cat Won't Drink Water - What Should I Do?

Both pets and people need to stay hydrated to remain healthy. So what should you do if your cat won't drink water? Our vets in Douglasville share some common reasons your cat may not be drinking and what to do. 

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Why Does My Pet Need a Urinalysis?

Why Does My Pet Need a Urinalysis?

Today, our vets in Douglasville discuss urinalysis for dogs and cats, along with how to understand your pet's urinalysis results so you can make the best decisions regarding their medical care. 

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Dog Boarding Tips Every Owner Should Know

Dog Boarding Tips Every Owner Should Know

Need to board your dog, but have never left them before? Below are a few tips from our Douglasville vets to help you make an informed choice about the right dog boarding facility for your canine companion.

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Male Cat Before & After Neutering: Behavior & Recovery

Male Cat Before & After Neutering: Behavior & Recovery

Our Douglasville vets off these tips to help your male cat to recover from their neutering operation as quickly as possible without complications.

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