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Our Augusta veterinarians share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

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Common Dog Illnesses & Symptom Checker

Common Dog Illnesses & Symptom Checker

At Highland Animal Hospital, we know how hard it can be to decide your pup needs to see a vet. To help you make an informed decision, below we have provided information about common dog illnesses, associated symptoms, and a quick symptom checker.

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How often should you take a dog to the vet?

How often should you take a dog to the vet?

How often should I take my dog to the vet? Should old dogs go to the vet more often? Why are checkups important for my dog's health? Today, our Augusta veterinary team answers these questions and more.

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Find Your Perfect Cat Breed — 11 of the Cutest Cat Breeds to Choose From

Find Your Perfect Cat Breed — 11 of the Cutest Cat Breeds to Choose From

Every kitty is adorable, but if you're wondering what are the cutest cat breeds, we've got some suggestions for you. Today, our Augusta veterinary team shares a list of smooth and fluffy cutest cat breeds, photos and outlines of their various characteristics.

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What to Do if Your Dog Chips a Tooth

What to Do if Your Dog Chips a Tooth

Chipped or fractured teeth are common in dogs. Is a broken dog tooth an emergency?  It might be. Today, our Augusta vets discuss broken teeth in dogs and what you should do.

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Cat Tooth Resorption Explained

Cat Tooth Resorption Explained

Tooth resorption is a painful dental condition that affects an estimated 40% of adult cats. In today's post, our Augusta veterinarians explain how to spot the signs of tooth resorption in cats and available treatments.

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Benefits of Cold Laser Therapy For Dogs

Benefits of Cold Laser Therapy For Dogs

Cold laser therapy for dogs is a drug-free way to help reduce inflammation, relieve pain, and speed healing. Today, our Augusta vets explain more about the benefits of this non-invasive treatment.

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Salmonella Poisoning & Your Dog's Health

Salmonella Poisoning & Your Dog's Health

Salmonella is a bacterial infection that can negatively impact the health of our furry friends. Today, veterinarians from our Augusta animal hospital discuss salmonella in dogs, its signs, transmission, and treatment options.

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Important Questions To Ask a Vet

Important Questions To Ask a Vet

Get the most out of your pet's routine exam appointment by asking your veterinarian these important questions suggested by our Augusta vets.

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C-Section for Dogs: Everything You Should Know

C-Section for Dogs: Everything You Should Know

There is a very good chance that your dog will be able to deliver puppies without intervention from a veterinarian, but how do you know if your dog needs a c-section? Our Augusta vets share advice to help you spot when a c-section may be necessary for your dog.

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Cat Rabies - What Every Cat Parent Needs to Know

Cat Rabies - What Every Cat Parent Needs to Know

Rabies is a highly contagious virus that is deadly for dogs, cats, livestock and humans! Thankfully keeping your pet's rabies vaccinations up-to-date can help to protect your dog against rabies. Today, our Augusta vets explain more about this deadly disease.

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