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Understanding the Flea Life Cycle

Understanding the Flea Life Cycle

What is the most dedicated bug in the universe? The flea! Once they find a dog or cat they like, they literally stick to them. So, if fleas commit for life, what exactly does that mean? Here’s everything you need to know about these itchy little insects (and...

Spot the Signs: Is Your Pet Hiding Arthritis?

Spot the Signs: Is Your Pet Hiding Arthritis?

Arthritis is not just a human ailment; dogs and cats in Smyrna, Georgia, can also suffer from this common joint disorder. Yet, unlike humans who can articulate their discomfort, our furry friends often silently endure the pain. It's crucial to detect the subtle signs...

Why’s My Cat Urinating Outside of the Litter Box?

Why’s My Cat Urinating Outside of the Litter Box?

A new cat or kitten can make a great addition to your home. Many people choose to adopt or buy a cat because they can be low-maintenance, keep to themselves, and offer support and affection. However, there can be some challenges to being a cat owner, especially when...

A Dose of Love: Caring for Your Pet with Vaccinations

A Dose of Love: Caring for Your Pet with Vaccinations

As a pet owner, you want your pet to be healthy and happy. One way to do this is by ensuring your pet is up-to-date on their vaccinations. Vaccinating your pet is one of the most effective ways to keep them healthy and prevent the spread of diseases. In this blog...

Keeping Your Pets Safe and Cool in the Summer Heat

Keeping Your Pets Safe and Cool in the Summer Heat

Summer has arrived in Smyrna, GA, and with it, the soaring temperatures. Our veterinary team would like to remind pet owners of the importance of keeping our furry friends safe and cool during the hot weather. Heat exhaustion and heat stroke can be dangerous for pets...