If your pup goes to the groomer or needs to be boarded at a facility while you are away, they will need to be protected from the highly contagious Bordetella virus. Our Baton Rouge vets share some information about Bordetella infections in dogs and how you can help protect your pup.
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In today's world, we are always looking for alternative and less invasive ways of managing pain and conditions within our pets. Pet acupuncture is one such treatment that offers a plethora of benefits while being safe for dogs and other animals. Today, our Baton Rouge vets share some of the great benefits of acupuncture for dogs and more about what you can expect during the process.
Chronic pain can affect pets of all types and ages, unfortunately we usually don't notice the signs until our companion's quality of life is greatly reduced. Here, our Baton Rouge vets discuss the symptoms and causes of chronic pain in dogs and cats and what treatment options are available for your pet.
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.
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.
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.
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.
New Patients Welcome
Kleinpeter Veterinary Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Baton Rouge companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.