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

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Poisonous Sonoran Desert Toads & Dogs

Poisonous Sonoran Desert Toads & Dogs

Today, our Gold Canyon veterinarians share why the Sonoran Desert Toad is dangerous to dogs, symptoms of illness due to poisoning and what to do if your dog encounters this animal. 

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What You Should Know About Rattlesnake Bites & Dogs

What You Should Know About Rattlesnake Bites & Dogs

What should you know about rattlesnake bites and dogs? Our Gold Canyon veterinarians share some facts, cautionary measures to take and how vaccination can help protect your canine friend. 

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Preventing & Treating Leptospirosis in Dogs

Preventing & Treating Leptospirosis in Dogs

Our Gold Canyon veterinarians list signs and symptoms of leptospirosis in dogs and what you can do to protect your canine companion. 

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

You want to be sure that the vet you choose for your beloved pet has the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care your animal needs. Here are the qualifications you should look for. 

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

The serious condition of heartworm disease can result in severe lung disease, organ damage, heart failure and even death for pets in Gold Canyon. This disease is typically found in dogs, cats and ferrets. Today, our vets explain why prevention is key. 

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and are therefore dangerous to people and pets. In this post, our Gold Canyon vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.  

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How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

Lyme disease is one of the most common tick-transmitted diseases in the world. In this post, our Gold Canyon vets share information about Lyme disease in pets: what it is, symptoms to watch for, and treatment options. 

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What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

Many cat illnesses and their symptoms may concern you, or even be fatal if left untreated for too long. Our vets in Gold Canyon share insights on signs and symptoms to watch for. 

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Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Having annual fecal exams done at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Yearly fecals allow your Gold Canyon vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise. 

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How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

The most common external parasites can make your pet extremely miserable! Left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our vets in Gold Canyon explain early signs of fleas, and what you should do if your pet does have fleas. 

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Companion Pet Clinic of Gold Canyon is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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