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Eastham Veterinary Hospital veterinarians share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

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The Guide to Urinary Tract Infections in Cats

The Guide to Urinary Tract Infections in Cats

It is rare that our Eastham vets see urinary tract infections in cats. When they do it is typically in senior cats, or cats that are suffering from an additional urinary tract issue or disease. Today we look at the symptoms, causes, and treatments for urinary tract infections and diseases in cats.

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Joint Pain in Dogs: Signs, Possible Causes & Treatment

Joint Pain in Dogs: Signs, Possible Causes & Treatment

Healthy kidneys perform a range of essential functions, dogs with acute kidney failure experience a sudden and rapid decline in kidney function that requires urgent medical care. Here our Eastham vets explain the signs of acute kidney failure in dogs, and what you should do if your canine companion shows signs of kidney failure.

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Accute Kidney Failure in Dogs

Accute Kidney Failure in Dogs

Healthy kidneys perform a range of essential functions, dogs with acute kidney failure experience a sudden and rapid decline in kidney function that requires urgent medical care. Here our Eastham vets explain the signs of acute kidney failure in dogs, and what you should do if your canine companion shows signs of kidney failure.

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Pneumonia in Cats: Is it contagious?

Pneumonia in Cats: Is it contagious?

Pneumonia is an inflammation of the lungs and airways that can occur in cats for a number of reasons. Today our Eastham vets are here to educate on the causes, symptoms, and available treatments for pneumonia in cats.

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What is a Fear Free Certified Animal Hospital?

What is a Fear Free Certified Animal Hospital?

Eastham Veterinary Hospital is proud to be a Fear Free certified animal hospital to reduce fear, anxiety, and stress in pets during a veterinary appointment. Our Eastham explains the philosophy of a Fear Free certified animal hospital, and what it means, to you and your pet.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death for pets in Eastham. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, 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 Eastham 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 can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

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

Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Eastham vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas. 

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