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Our Mechanicsburg veterinarians share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

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Heat Stroke in Dogs - Symptoms, Causes & Prevention

Heat Stroke in Dogs - Symptoms, Causes & Prevention

In this post, our Mechanicsburg vets define heat stroke in dogs and explain what symptoms pooch parents should watch for. Also, we describe actions to take if you suspect your dog is suffering from the condition, and provide tips about prevention. 

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Kidney Failure in Dogs - Signs & Symptoms

Kidney Failure in Dogs - Signs & Symptoms

Kidney failure (renal failure) in dogs can be caused by underlying health conditions which impact the kidneys and related organs. Here, our Mechanicsburg emergency vets share some common signs and symptoms of this potentially life threatening condition.

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Dehydration in Dogs - Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

Dehydration in Dogs - Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

Dehydration is a common emergency seen by our vets here at Rossmoyne Animal Emergency Trauma Center in Mechanicsburg. Dehydration happens when your dog's body loses more water and electrolytes than they are taking in, subsequently causing severe issues with their internal organs, body temperature, joints, and digestion.

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Plants That Are Toxic to Cats

Plants That Are Toxic to Cats

Many common houseplants are toxic to cats. If your feline friend decides to nibble on a plant, being able to tell your veterinarian exactly what your cat has eaten will help your Mechanicsburg vet to provide appropriate treatment as quickly as possible.

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Help! My Cat Keeps Vomiting

Help! My Cat Keeps Vomiting

All cats will vomit now and again, but frequent or severe vomiting may be a sign that your cat is suffering from something more serious that just an upset tummy.  So what are the signs that you should take your cat to the vet?

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Walk-in Patients Welcome

At Rossmoyne Animal Emergency Trauma Center you never need an appointment to access our full complement of emergency services. We treat both walk-in patients and referrals for urgent veterinary care.

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