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

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Why should I get my cat microchipped?

Why should I get my cat microchipped?

When it comes to helping ensure that your beloved feline friend will be returned to you if they are lost or stolen, our vets believe that microchipping your cat is essential. Here, our Smokey Point vets look at how microchips work and the benefits of microchipping your cat.

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What can I give my dog for constipation?

What can I give my dog for constipation?

Constipation in dogs may not seem like anything serious to worry about but it can be a sign of a medical emergency in need of immediate care! Here our Smokey Point vets discuss some causes of constipation in dogs and what to do if your dog is constipated.

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Causes of Excessive Panting in Dogs & When To Be Concerned

Causes of Excessive Panting in Dogs & When To Be Concerned

If your dog is panting when they aren't hot - or haven't just been running or playing - it could be a sign of anxiety, parasites or an underlying medical condition. Our Smokey Point vets discuss causes of excessive panting in dogs and when to be concerned.

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When To Take Your Pet To An Emergency Vet

When To Take Your Pet To An Emergency Vet

Medical emergencies - whether sudden illness or injuries - can strike our pets at any time, and you'll need to be ready to act. Here, our Smokey Point vets share some examples of situations that require emergency care and what you should do in a pet emergency.

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Spotting The Signs of Heatstroke in Cats

Spotting The Signs of Heatstroke in Cats

While heatstroke in cats is a far less common occurrence than heatstroke in dogs, it does happen. Today our Smokey Point vets discuss the signs of heatstroke in cats, treatment for cat heatstroke and prevention.

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Causes & Treatments for Diarrhea in Dogs

Causes & Treatments for Diarrhea in Dogs

Dog diarrhea is a messy problem that all pet parents are bound to face at some point in their dog's life. If your dog has diarrhea you'll want to know why and find a cure FAST! Here our Smokey Point vets share some common causes of diarrhea in dogs and what to do.

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Why is my cat breathing fast but otherwise seems ok?

Why is my cat breathing fast but otherwise seems ok?

It's normal for cats to breathe fast if they are anxious, overheated or exerting themselves playing, but if your cat is breathing rapidly while resting it could be a sign of an underlying health condition. In today's post our vets share some causes of fast breathing in cats and when you should be concerned.

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Anemia in Dogs - Types, Symptoms & Treatments

Anemia in Dogs - Types, Symptoms & Treatments

Anemia in dogs is a serious condition that can be caused by a number of underlying health problems. Today our vets at Advanced Care Animal Clinic in Smokey Point explain the different types of anemia seen in dogs, associated symptoms and treatment options.

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How can I tell if my dog has a fever?

How can I tell if my dog has a fever?

Do you think that your dog might have a fever? Check out these tips from our Smokey Point vets on how to tell if your dog might have a fever, what could be causing your dog's fever, and what you should do.

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Hypothyroidism in Dogs - Diet & More

Hypothyroidism in Dogs - Diet & More

Our Smokey Point vets often see dogs with hypothyroidism suffering from unexplained weight gain, skin and coat issues, reduced energy and other behavioral changes. Below, we discuss this condition in more detail and how diet can be used to help treat the symptoms of hypothyroidism in dogs.

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