If your dog goes to the groomer or needs to be boarded at a facility while you go out of town, they will need to be protected from the highly contagious Bordetella virus. Our Merced vets are here to tell you all about it.
Ear mites are common external parasites and are highly contagious. They can severely irritate both ears and skin in cats and lead to infections that cause excessive itching, scratching, and eventual health issues. Here, our Merced vets list symptoms, causes and treatments for ear mites in cats.
The benefits of having your dog vaccinated typically far outweigh the risk of reactions. That said, some dogs do react to getting their routine shots. Here's more from our Merced vets on the most common reactions to vaccines in dogs, and what to do if your dog has a reaction.
If your cat has dental health issues, they may be suffering from chronic pain or other serious symptoms. Today, our Merced vets explain how to clean your cat's teeth and keep their mouth healthy and pain-free.
A dog's oral health has a direct impact on their overall health, unfortunately, many dogs don't get the dental care they need to prevent oral health issues like periodontal disease. Here, our Merced vets explain how periodontal disease in dogs can be treated and prevented.
Cat colds are upper respiratory infections characterized by all the same symptoms as the human cold. If your feline friend is sneezing or has a runny nose there's a good chance they have a cat cold. Here, our Merced vets explain more about cat colds and when to seek veterinary care.