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Our Gallup veterinarians and team share useful tips and advice to help you keep your pets looking and feeling their very best.

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Parvovirus & Other Contagious Dog Conditions

Parvovirus & Other Contagious Dog Conditions

Viruses, illnesses and infections can spread quickly from your dog to others. Our Gallup vets explain three contagious diseases and what to do if you think your pooch is showing symptoms associated with one.

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

You love your pet and want to be sure that the vet you choose has the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care that your animal needs. So what qualifications should you look for?

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious, often fatal condition that can cause heart failure, severe lung disease, and damage to other organs in Gallup pets. Today, our vets explain why preventing heartworm is far better than treating the disease.

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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 that threaten the health of people and pets in Gallup. In this post, our vets explain how these external parasites thrive, 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  Gallup vets share information about Lyme disease in pets: what it is, symptoms to watch for, and available treatment options.

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What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

It can be challenging for even the most attentive cat owners to know if their feline friend is sick and requires veterinary care. Today our Gallup vets share some signs of common cat illnesses. 

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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?

Annual fecal exams for your dog or cat are the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Yearly fecals give your Gallup vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions develop. 

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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?

Fleas can make your pet itchy and miserable! Left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Gallup vets explain the early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet has fleas.

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Cedar Animal Medical Center is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Gallup companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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