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Demystifying Echocardiograms for Pets

Demystifying Echocardiograms for Pets

If your pet is suspected to have a heart problem, your veterinarian may suggest an echocardiogram. Our veterinarians in Walnut Creek explain the purpose of this procedure, the various issues that an echocardiogram can detect, the cost factors involved, and more.

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Types of Diagnostic Tests for Pets

Types of Diagnostic Tests for Pets

Today, our veterinarians in Walnut Creek explain some of the diagnostic tests available to pinpoint the cause of your pet's symptoms and determine the underlying causes of various health concerns in pets.

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Cat Limping - When It's Time To Head To The Vet

Cat Limping - When It's Time To Head To The Vet

Cat's are curious and active creatures, and most cats will hurt themselves at some point. So whether your cat is a homebody or an outdoor adventurer there are countless reasons why your cat may be limping. Today our Walnut Creek vets look at why cats limp and what you should do if your cat is limping.

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Joint Pain in Dogs: Signs, Causes & Treatments

Joint Pain in Dogs: Signs, Causes & Treatments

Our Walnut Creek vets often see dogs in their office due to symptoms of joint pain. Although a common reason for joint pain is aging, there are effective treatments available to relieve discomfort in dogs of any age or activity level.

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Senior Dog Age: At what age is my dog considered a senior?

Senior Dog Age: At what age is my dog considered a senior?

Your veterinarian may discuss your dog's age or signs of aging to watch for. However, it is important to understand when a dog is considered a senior and how to calculate their age. In this post, our vets in Walnut Creek have shared some valuable insights on canine aging and their health.

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ECG For Pets: When It's Needed

ECG For Pets: When It's Needed

If your dog or cat experiences heart problems, they may require an ECG. In this post, our Walnut Creek vets will elucidate ECGs for pets and guide you in comprehending the results.

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Nothing But Love For Ygnacio Animal Hospital!

Nothing But Love For Ygnacio Animal Hospital!

If you have a new kitten, you may wonder how to track their age and development during their crucial first year of life. Today, our Walnut Creek vets share some information about how to tell how old a kitten is and advice about how to care for your new feline friend.

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Kitten Age Chart: How to Tell How Old a Kitten Is?

Kitten Age Chart: How to Tell How Old a Kitten Is?

If you have a new kitten, you may wonder how to track their age and development during their crucial first year of life. Today, our Walnut Creek vets share some information about how to tell how old a kitten is and advice about how to care for your new feline friend.

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Weight Loss In Older Dogs: When To Worry

Weight Loss In Older Dogs: When To Worry

Most dog owners will notice changes in their pets as they grow older. Some of these changes are typical, but others, such as unexpected weight loss, can be worrisome. Our Walnut Creek veterinarians discuss weight loss in older dogs and when you should be concerned.

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How to Raise a Puppy: Guide for the First Year

How to Raise a Puppy: Guide for the First Year

Bringing a cute puppy into your family is a joyful experience, but it's important to provide them with special care and attention. In this blog, our Walnut Creek veterinarians talk about essential info on how to raise a puppy, especially during their crucial first year. 

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