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  1. Dental Care - Brushing Teeth, Dental Cleanings, Dental Disease
  2. Parasites - Fleas, Ticks, Ear Mites, Worms and More
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Dental Care - Brushing Teeth, Dental Cleanings, Dental Disease

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Puppies and kittens lose their "baby" teeth in the first year. Getting your pet used to having their mouth examined and teeth brushed is a good start to healthy teeth and gums. As pets age, dental tartar and plaque may affect not only the teeth, but gums, heart and internal organs as well. Here are some dental health resources to keep your pet healthy.

Parasites - Fleas, Ticks, Ear Mites, Worms and More

Cheyletiella mite close-up view By Kalumet on Wikimedia Commons

Parasites come in many sizes, shapes and levels of "severity" for our pets. This collection of parasites are those commonly found on dogs, cats, and other species, sometimes affecting humans (called a zoonotic disease).

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How Do I...?

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Veterinary Quizzes

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