Pet Care Tips

Read our blog to hear the helpful tips and advice our knowledgeable Edgewater veterinarians share about keeping your pet happy and healthy their whole lives.

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The Qualifications To Look For In A Vet

The Qualifications To Look For In A Vet

We know you love your pet and that's why you want to choose a veterinarian thats right for you and your furry companion. Today our Edgewater vets explain the qualifications you should look for when deciding on a vet to take care of your cat or dog's veterinary needs.

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The Differences Between Pet Insurance and Pet Wellness Plans

The Differences Between Pet Insurance and Pet Wellness Plans

Pet insurance and Wellness plans are both different methods that help make healthcare for your pet more affordable. It's important to understand the specific benefits of each before selecting one. In this blog our Edgewater vets discuss the key differences between both options to help make your decision easier.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a very serious condition that is usually found in dogs, cats and ferrets. This disease can cause heart failure, severe lung disease and damage to other organs, it can even lead to death for your pets. In this blog our Edgewater vets discuss heartworm disease and why preventing it is important. 

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How To Protect Your Pet And Family From Ticks

How To Protect Your Pet And Family From Ticks

 Ticks are responsible for spreading a handful of serious diseases making them dangerous to the health of both people and pets. Here our vets in Edgewater talk to you about the ways these external parasites thrive, signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks from biting your pets and family.  

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How You Can Tell If Your Pet Has Lyme Disease

How You Can Tell If Your Pet Has Lyme Disease

Today, our Edgewater vets share information about Lyme disease, which is one of the most common tick-transmitted diseases in the world. They explain what Lyme disease is, what the symptoms are in pets, and the treatment options available.

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What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

There are many worrying illnesses and symptoms your cat can develop, some of them can even be fatal if they go too long without being treated. Today our knowledgable Edgewater vets explain the signs and symptoms you should look out for.

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Why should I take my pet to the vet for a fecal exam?

Why should I take my pet to the vet for a fecal exam?

Taking your pet to the vet for a fecal exam annually is the best way to protect them (and your family) from intestinal parasites. A fecal exam every year gives your Edgewater veterinarian the opportunity to look for intestinal parasites before more serious issues develop.

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How To Tell if Your Cat or Dog Has Fleas

How To Tell if Your Cat or Dog Has Fleas

Our vets in Edgewater talk to you about fleas, the most common external parasite. They go into detail about the early signs of fleas and what to do if your pet is suffering from them because, if fleas go untreated they can cause serious diseases and infections.

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