Pet Care Tips

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

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What is veterinary stem cell therapy?

What is veterinary stem cell therapy?

Veterinary stem cell therapy can be used to treat pets suffering from a range of conditions. Today, our vets in Tumwater explain how this therapy can help promote healing, relieve pain and reduce inflammation. 

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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 ensure the vet you choose has the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care your animal will need. Our vets in Tumwater list the qualifications to look for.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

This serious condition can result in heart failure, organ damage, severe lung disease and even death for pets in Tumwater. This disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. In this post, our vets explain why prevention is critical.

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks are dangerous to people and pets because they can spread numerous serious diseases. Today, our Tumwater vets explain how these external parasites thrive.

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How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

One of the most common tick-transmitted diseases in the world is Lyme disease. Today, our vets in Tumwater share facts about Lyme disease in pets: what it is, symptoms to look for and treatment options.

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What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

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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?

The best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites is to get yearly fecal exams at your vet's office. Annual fecals allow your vet in Tumwater an opportunity to check for intestinal parasites before more serious issues 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 parasite can make your pet miserable! Left untreated, fleas can even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our vets in Tumwater explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas. 

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Tumwater Veterinary Hospital is welcoming new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Tumwater companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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