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How to Clean Your Cat's Teeth

How to Clean Your Cat's Teeth

Just like us, cats can develop dental conditions that cause them pain as a result of poor oral hygiene. Today our Lafayette vets share the reasons why dental care is important for cats and ways you can take care of your cat's teeth at home.

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Grooming Dogs with Anxiety: What to Do & How to Help

Grooming Dogs with Anxiety: What to Do & How to Help

It can be difficult grooming your dog at home, especially if they get anxious, nervous, scared, or fidgety. Today, our Lafayette vets explain ways you can keep your dog calm during grooming, even if they have anxiety.

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How to Groom Your Senior Cat: What You Need To Know

How to Groom Your Senior Cat: What You Need To Know

As cats enter their golden years, extra attention has to be given to their grooming. Today our Lafayette vets, discuss the reasons why senior cats' fur gets matted more easily and how you can groom them safely.

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Signs Your Dog Needs Grooming

Signs Your Dog Needs Grooming

Because we see our dogs every day it can be tricky at first to tell if they should see a groomer. This is why our Lafayette vets share some of the early signs that indicate it's time for your dog to go to a groomer and why it's important to have them groomed regularly.

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How You Can Stop Your Dog from Excessively Shedding

How You Can Stop Your Dog from Excessively Shedding

Shedding is how dogs get rid of their damaged or old fur, and when this happens your home and new pants can get covered in sticky hard to brush off dog hair. In this blog, our Lafayette vets discuss how you can keep your dog from excessively shedding as well as the importance of dog grooming.

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Grooming Puppies: When & How to Do It

Grooming Puppies: When & How to Do It

It can be both an exciting time and an anxious time when you groom your puppy for the first time either at home or at professional groomers. Today, our Lafayette vets discuss the importance of grooming your puppy and provide you with tips on how you can make the process as stress-free as possible for both you and your new pup.

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What You Should Know About Cat Grooming

What You Should Know About Cat Grooming

Getting a cat to sit down for a grooming session is never an easy task, which is why in this blog our Lafayette vets share tips on how you can make grooming your kitty more pleasant for both of you. We also discuss the importance of keeping your feline friend clean.

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What You Should Know About Dog Grooming

What You Should Know About Dog Grooming

Grooming your dog provides you with an opportunity to form a closer bond with your pup and keeps them looking and feeling healthy and clean. In this blog, our vets in Lafayette provide you with tips about grooming your dog at home and explains the benefits of keeping your dog well-groomed. 

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Heartworm Disease in Dogs : Prevention & Treatment

Heartworm Disease in Dogs : Prevention & Treatment

There is a serious condition that dogs can develop called Heartworm disease. This disease can cause irreparable damage to your dog's organs. In this blog our Lafayette vets discuss the importance of heartworm prevention and how it can be treated.

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What To Do If My Cat Has A Cold

What To Do If My Cat Has A Cold

Is your cat showing all the symptoms you would expect from the common cold? Just like their owners, cats can catch colds and display similar symptoms. Here our Lafayette vets discuss the signs of colds in cats and what to do if your cat has a cold.

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