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Animal Emergencies That Require Immediate Veterinary Consultation

Animal Emergencies That Require Immediate Veterinary Consultation

Life can be unpredictable, and veterinary emergencies can happen at any time. Our Mechanicsburg vets are here to explain what situations require emergency care and what to do in the situation.

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How to Tell If My Cat Has a Broken Leg?

How to Tell If My Cat Has a Broken Leg?

Our Mechanicsburg vets know that accidents can happen. That's why it's important to understand what to look for if you think your cat may have a broken or fractured leg.

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Heartworm in Dogs - What it is, How to Prevent & Treat it?

Heartworm in Dogs - What it is, How to Prevent & Treat it?

Heartworm disease is a serious condition in dogs that is often fatal. It can result in severe lung disease, heart failure, organ damage, and more. Our Mechanicsburg vets explain how to prevent and treat heartworm disease.

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Tick-Borne Diseases In Dogs

Tick-Borne Diseases In Dogs

Tick-borne diseases threaten the health of dogs and people throughout the Mechanicsburg area. Symptoms of these conditions can be painful and even life-threatening for your pup. In today's blog, our vets explain some of the most common tick-borne illnesses in dogs, and the symptoms to watch for.

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Constipation In Dogs: Causes, Signs And Treatment

Constipation In Dogs: Causes, Signs And Treatment

Symptoms of constipation in our dogs can be worrying to witness, and extremely uncomfortable for the dogs themselves. Today, our Mechanicsburg emergency vets share signs of constipation in dogs, causes and tips for treating the condition.

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Why Is My Dog Breathing Fast?

Why Is My Dog Breathing Fast?

If your dog is breathing fast but hasn't been running or playing hard, you might be wondering if you should be concerned. Today, our Mechanicsburg vets share some reasons why dogs breathe fast, and when you should call the vet.

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Why Are Routine Vet Exams Important For Your Pet?

Why Are Routine Vet Exams Important For Your Pet?

Routine exams allow your vet to check for early symptoms of illness, internal damage and other serious conditions that should be addressed. Our vets in Mechanicsburg explain why regular veterinary checkups are essential.

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Fast Breathing In Cats: Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

Fast Breathing In Cats: Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

If your cat is breathing fast, it’s easy to worry about what could be causing it and whether it is an emergency. Our Mechanicsburg veterinarians describe what’s considered rapid breathing, explain symptoms and potential causes, and provide insight on when to call a vet.

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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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