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Signs and Symptoms of Asthma in Cats

Signs and Symptoms of Asthma in Cats

Asthma is most often an allergic reaction to inhaled allergens in cats and affects between one and five percent of our feline companions. Do you suspect your cat may be having an asthma attack? Our West Chester veterinary team is here to share some of this condition's most common symptoms and the ways in which it can be treated.

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Benefits of Hydrotherapy (Aquatic Therapy) For Dogs

Benefits of Hydrotherapy (Aquatic Therapy) For Dogs

If your dog is in need of low-impact exercise, or is recovering from an injury or surgery, hydrotherapy may be the ideal way for your pup to have fun while working out. Today our West Chester vets explain what hydrotherapy is and how it could benefit your dog. 

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Tularemia in Dogs

Tularemia in Dogs

Commonly known as Rabbit Fever, tularemia is a bacterial disease which is usually mild in healthy dogs but can be even deadly for immune-compromised pets. Our vets in West Chester will here explain how your dog can contract tularemia and what you should do if your pup is showing symptoms of this rare disease.

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The Symptoms of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever in Dogs

The Symptoms of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever in Dogs

Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, commonly abbreviated to RMSF, is a tick-borne disease found in dogs across America. It causes symptoms ranging from the mild to the possibly life-threatening. Here, our West Chester vets share some of the symptoms of RMSF in dogs.

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Ehrlichiosis in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms & Treatments

Ehrlichiosis in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms & Treatments

Ehrlichiosis is a tick-borne disease found in dogs and caused by a few different kinds of bacteria referred to as Ehrlichia. Here, our West Chester veterinary team walks you through the causes of this disease, its symptoms and its treatments.

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Babesiosis in Dogs: Symptoms and Treatments

Babesiosis in Dogs: Symptoms and Treatments

Babesiosis, also known as a Babesia infection, is a tick-borne diseases affecting dogs and other mammals across America. Here, our West Chester vets share some of the symptoms of this disease as well as treatments and the ways you can prevent infections from cropping up in the first place. 

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Anaplasmosis in Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

Anaplasmosis in Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

Diseases carried by ticks pose a significant health risk for farm animals, pets and people across North America. Anaplasmosis is one of these diseases. Here, our West Chester vet team will explain what anaplasmosis in dogs is, its symptoms and its treatments. 

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Best Ways To Keep Your Cat's Teeth Clean

Best Ways To Keep Your Cat's Teeth Clean

Although many pet parents fail to give their cat's teeth much thought, oral health problems can make your feline friend miserable. Today our West Chester vets share some of the best ways to keep your cat's teeth clean and healthy.  

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Lyme Disease in Dogs: Effects, Prognosis, and Prevention

Lyme Disease in Dogs: Effects, Prognosis, and Prevention

Lyme disease is one of the most common tick-born diseases in the world. Here, our West Chester vets walk you through the prognosis, effects, and prevention of this common disease.

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Can Cats Catch Colds?

Can Cats Catch Colds?

Sneezing and watery eyes are the first signs that your cat has caught a cold. Here, our West Chester vets share the signs and symptoms and what you can do to help your cat feel better.

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