As cats enter their golden years, extra attention has to be given to their grooming. Today our Egg Harbor Township vets, discuss the reasons why senior cats' fur can get matted more easily and how you can groom them safely.
Pet Care Tips
Grooming not only helps your pet to look their best but also helps them stay happy and healthy. Today, our Egg Harbor Township veterinary team talks about all of the things you need to know about dog grooming and how it helps you bond with your pet and keep them clean.
Small dogs have unique nutritional needs at each stage of their life. Whether your tiny pooch is a puppy, middle-aged or enjoying their golden years, our Egg Harbor Township vets are here to help you with a few easy-to-follow tips on finding the best food for small breed dogs.
If your cat is overweight then you may be thinking that there is more to cuddle, but unfortunately, that extra weight can cause serious health concerns for your feline friend. Our Egg Harbor Township vets explain how to tell if your cat is overweight and steps you can take to help manage a healthy weight for your feline friend.
If your dog normally has a healthy appetite and typically has no issues when it comes to eating then it can be concerning when they suddenly stop. Our Egg Harbor Township vets discuss some reasons why your dog is not eating and what you can do to help them get their appetite back.
Ear mites are a common external parasite that lives on your cat and can cause excessive itching and discomfort. If left untreated these mites can cause complications but luckily are easy to treat. Here, our Egg Harbor Township vets talk about the symptoms, causes and treatments for ear mites in cats.
Parvovirus is a highly contagious condition that affects the stomach and intestines of our four-legged friends. Below our Egg Harbor Township vets share some information about dog vaccinations and how you can help protect your pet against parvo.
Preventive care is crucial to your pet living a long, healthy life and vaccines play an important part. Our Egg Harbor Township vets recommend following this kitten vaccination schedule to protect your cat from a variety of potentially fatal yet preventable diseases.
Here, our Egg Harbor Township vets talk about the bordetella vaccine for dogs and the potential reactions and side effects they can get from this shot.
Always Welcoming New Patients
At Newkirk Family Veterinarians, we always accept new patients into our veterinary family. Our veterinarians are passionate about the health and well-being of Egg Harbor Township pets. Contact us today to book your pet's first appointment.