While it may not be common for cats to get sick it is still possible, especially if you have a feline friend that likes to spend time outdoors. Here, our Egg Harbor Township vets talk about how cats catch colds, the signs and symptoms to watch for and how to help treat their illness.
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Diagnostic imaging is an exceptional tool that we use to help us pinpoint the cause, extent, or seriousness of your pet's illness or injury. Here, our Egg Harbor Township vets share some of the diagnostic imaging tools we use to diagnose your cat or dog including CT scans and Xrays.
Preventive care is an important part of ensuring your pet's lifelong health. This includes vaccinations, parasite prevention as well as sterilization. Our Egg Harbor Township vets talk about the importance of having your pet fixed and the ideal age to spay and neuter your cat.
Spaying your female pet can have a variety of health benefits for them. While the outcome is the same, did you know that there is more than one option for the procedure that may be used? Here, our Egg Harbor Township vets talk about laparoscopic spay surgery for dogs and cats, how it differs from traditional surgery and what the benefits are.
Spaying your female pet can not only help prevent unwanted litters but also a plethora of potential illnesses and life-threatening diseases. Here, our Egg Harbor Township vets explain what happens when your pet is spayed and how long the spaying surgery takes to complete.
If you have just got a new kitten or adult cat then you will need to have them scheduled for routine and preventive care including having them fixed if they haven't been. Our vets in Egg Harbor Township share some information about what to expect before and after neutering your male cat and what to watch for during recovery.
Regardless of their demeanor, all dogs require grooming to some extent. This can prove challenging if your dog becomes aggressive during this service. In this post, our Egg Harbor Township vets talk about what causes dogs to become aggressive while being groomed and how we handle these situations.
Dr. Newkirk's life's work has been in helping animals stay healthy. Starting November 1, he'll take a sabbatical to embark on international efforts in animal conservation, while maintaining part-time availability for consultations. Our Egg Harbor Township community wishes him good luck in his travels.
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.
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.