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Hepatitis in Cats & Available Treatments

Hepatitis in Cats & Available Treatments

Hepatitis is a liver disorder which can lead to a number of serious symptoms and health complications for your cat. Today, our South Charlotte vets explain the two types of hepatitis in cats, their causes, symptoms, and treatments. 

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What is the life expectancy for cats with IBD?

What is the life expectancy for cats with IBD?

Although there is no cure for IBD in cat's in many cases the condition can be managed, providing successfully treated cats with a good life-expectancy. Today our South Charlotte vets share more about inflammatory bowel disease in cats and the prognosis for cats suffering from IBD.

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Symptoms of Kidney Failure in Cats

Symptoms of Kidney Failure in Cats

Whether an acute or chronic condition, failing kidneys can make your feline friend severely ill. Our South Charlotte vets explain causes, symptoms and potential treatments for kidney failure in cats.  

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Which vaccinations does my outdoor cat need?

Which vaccinations does my outdoor cat need?

Because outdoor cats are exposed to other neighborhood cats and wildlife, they face a higher risk of health issues. Our South Charlotte vets explain how cat vaccinations can help protect your furry friend against serious illnesses. 

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Symptoms of IBD in Cats

Symptoms of IBD in Cats

Inflammatory Bowel Disease can affect your cat’s digestion, appetite and quality of life. It can also be difficult to diagnose. Today, our South Charlotte vets offer insight and advice about IBD in cats, from symptoms and causes to diagnoses and treatment.

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How to Increase Red Blood Cells in Cats

How to Increase Red Blood Cells in Cats

A low red blood cell count in cats can lead to anemia. In this post, our South Charlotte vets explain common causes of low red blood cell count, how to increase red blood cells in cats and more. 

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How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

Our South Charlotte vets explain a little about Lyme disease in pets; what it is, what symptoms to watch for, and how your pet can be treated if diagnosed. 

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks are a danger to people and pets because they can spread a number of serious diseases. Here, our South Charlotte vets explains more about these external parasites including what to look for, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.

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How do I know if my dog or cat has fleas?

How do I know if my dog or cat has fleas?

Fleas can make your pet miserable! In fact, fleas are the most common external parasite that can affect your dog or cat. If left untreated, fleas can lead to infections and cause more serious diseases. Here, our Charlotte vets describe some early signs that your pet may have fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.

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What is the difference between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

What is the difference between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

Pet insurance and wellness plans are two different options for helping make your pet’s health more affordable. Here, our Charlotte vets explain the differences and the benefits of each.

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