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?
Wellness plans and pet insurance are two different options to help make your pet’s healthcare more affordable. There are distinct benefits to both of these options but it's important to understand the differences between them. Here, our vets explain more about wellness plans and pet insurance at our Fitchburg area hospital.
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 Westminster. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.
Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and are therefore dangerous to people and pets. In this post, our vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of if you are in Cental Massachusetts, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.
Getting yearly fecal exams at your Fitchburg area vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecals give your vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
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 vets explain to our patients from all over Central Massachusetts what the early signs of fleas are and what to do if your pet does have fleas.
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