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5 Health Benefits of Acupuncture for Dogs

5 Health Benefits of Acupuncture for Dogs

Every pet parent strives to help their pets lead the happiest and healthiest lives possible, so when our companions aren't feeling great we will do anything to help. Today, our Baton Rouge vets share some information about acupuncture for dogs and 5 of the benefits of acupuncture therapy.

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How to help a Dog With Allergic Dermatitis

How to help a Dog With Allergic Dermatitis

Unlike humans who sneeze when they have allergies, dogs develop allergic dermatitis which affects their skin causing them to become very itchy. Our Baton Rouge vets will discuss allergic dermatitis in dogs, its symptoms, and things you can do to help your dog feel better.

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How Long Can a Dog Go Without Water?

How Long Can a Dog Go Without Water?

As a dog owner, you may be concerned about whether or not your dog is drinking enough water each day. Our Baton Rouge vets talk about how long your dog can go without water and what the signs of dehydration are.

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Are Pet Wellness Plans Worth It For Routine Cat & Dog Care?

Are Pet Wellness Plans Worth It For Routine Cat & Dog Care?

When you have a pet in the family the cost of routine veterinary care can sometimes catch pet parents off guard, luckily pet wellness plans are available to help manage the cost. Today, our Baton Rouge vet team shares some information about pet wellness plans for dogs and cats and why they are worth it.

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C Section for Dogs: Everything You Should Know

C Section for Dogs: Everything You Should Know

While most dogs can and will successfully have puppies without any extra help, there may be situations in which labor or delivery aren't going as they should and your dog will require surgery to help deliver the puppies. Here our Baton Rouge vets share some information about c sections in dogs, when they might be needed and what you can expect.

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8 Things To Look For In Doggy Daycare

8 Things To Look For In Doggy Daycare

Looking for pet daycare facilities can be difficult as there are usually many to choose from and they can sound similar. However not all pet daycare facilities are made equal. Here, our Baton Rouge vets talk about what to look for in doggy daycare facilities and provide some questions that you may want to ask.

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How to Take Care of a Kitten: Complete Guide

How to Take Care of a Kitten: Complete Guide

If you have decided to bring a new kitten into your family there can be a lot to learn about their care, especially if they no longer have a mother. Our Baton Rouge vets offer some information on how to take care of a kitten and potential concerns you should watch for.

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How Long Can You Leave a Dog Alone?

How Long Can You Leave a Dog Alone?

It would be ideal if you could stay home all of the time, especially if you have a canine companion waiting for you at home. Unfortunately, life won't always allow you to be home. Our Baton Rouge vets talk about how long you can leave a dog home alone and ways to make it go smoothly when you do.

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Cat Intestinal Blockage Surgery

Cat Intestinal Blockage Surgery

Cats play with anything they can find, if it dangles or rolls they are typically drawn to it. Unfortunately, throughout playing they may attempt to ingest these items resulting in an intestinal blockage. Our Baton Rouge vets talk about intestinal blockages in cats, how you can prevent them and why surgery is the typical treatment option as well as cost.

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Kennel Cough in Dogs

Kennel Cough in Dogs

If your dog suddenly comes down with illness and coughing it can be very concerning for any pet parent. Today our Baton Rouge vets talk about kennel cough in dogs, the most commonly seen symptoms and how you can treat this preventable and very contagious disease.

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