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Pet Care Tips

At Rocklin Road Animal Hospital, our veterinarians are here to share helpful tips and advice to aid you in keeping your pet health and happy all throughout their life. 

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Leptospirosis in Cats

Leptospirosis in Cats

Leptospirosis is a bacterial spirochete infection that cats get when strains of the Leptospira interrogans penetrate the skin and spread throughout the body via the bloodstream. Today, our Rocklin vets will explain the causes and symptoms of leptospirosis in cats and available treatment options.

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Whipworm In Dogs

Whipworm In Dogs

Whipworms are a common parasite that makes their home in the large intestine and cecum of dogs leading to a host of uncomfortable symptoms. Today our Rocklin vets explain more about whipworms in dogs including symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

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Cat Vaccination Schedule: What You Need To Know

Cat Vaccination Schedule: What You Need To Know

Vaccinations play a critical role in keeping cats healthy throughout their lifetime. Our Rocklin vet recommends following this vaccination schedule to protect your kitten from a number of potentially deadly feline diseases.

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Can a dog have a reaction to the bordetella vaccine?

Can a dog have a reaction to the bordetella vaccine?

Our Rocklin vets discuss the possible side effects of dog vaccinations for Bordetella and answer other frequently asked questions surrounding non-core vaccinations for dogs. 

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Bordetella in Dogs

Bordetella in Dogs

If your pup goes to the groomer or needs to be boarded at a facility while you are away, they will need to be protected from the highly contagious Bordetella virus. Our Rocklin vets are here to tell you all about it.

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Cavities In Dogs

Cavities In Dogs

If you've ever developed a cavity in one or more of your teeth, you know they can be uncomfortable. Dogs can develop cavities too and here, our Rocklin vets explain the causes, symptoms, and treatments of cavities in dogs. 

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Puppy Teething: Tips & Tricks

Puppy Teething: Tips & Tricks

It can be a frustrating time when your puppy is teething. Pain caused by teething often leads our adorable companions to chew on things they shouldn't. Here are a few suggestions from our Rocklin vets on how to handle this difficult stage.

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Dental Care for Dogs: How to Take Care of Your Dog's Teeth

Dental Care for Dogs: How to Take Care of Your Dog's Teeth

Just like people, our dogs can suffer from the effects of gum disease and tooth decay. This is why diligent dental care for your dog's teeth is an essential element of your pup's general health. Today, our vets in Rocklin share some advice for keeping your pooch's teeth clean and their mouth healthy. 

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Common Dental Problems In Cats

Common Dental Problems In Cats

If you've ever had a toothache, you can understand the discomfort and pain associated with dental health problems such as tooth decay and gum disease, it is important to understand that your feline companion could be experiencing the same intense pain. Here are some common dental problems in cats and how they are treated by our Rocklin vets.

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What to Do if My Dog Cut Their Paw Pad?

What to Do if My Dog Cut Their Paw Pad?

The pads of your dog's feet are quite tough, in fact, they are much tougher than our own feet, but they can still get cuts and injuries to the area. Our Rocklin vets are here to share some advice if this does happen.

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Rocklin Road Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Rocklin companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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