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Help! My Cat Won't Eat & I Don't Know What To Do!

Help! My Cat Won't Eat & I Don't Know What To Do!

You may think of your cat as just cuddly but carrying just a few extra ounces can make a big difference to your cat's overall health and longevity. In today's blog our Santa Cruz vets explain how you can tell if your cat is overweight.

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I Think My Cat Might Be Overweight - How can I tell?

I Think My Cat Might Be Overweight - How can I tell?

You may think of your cat as just cuddly but carrying just a few extra ounces can make a big difference to your cat's overall health and longevity. In today's blog our Santa Cruz vets explain how you can tell if your cat is overweight.

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Help! What do i do if my dog is bleeding?

Help! What do i do if my dog is bleeding?

For any pet emergency, you should get to a veterinarian right away. In severe emergency situations, like when your dog is bleeding, you might be required to provide first aid before they can be brought in for treatment. Here, our Santa Cruz Emergency veterinarians explain.

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Dog Chewing Problems: Why They Chew and How to Stop Them

Dog Chewing Problems: Why They Chew and How to Stop Them

Even though chewing is a completely normal thing for dogs to do, you don't want them to wreck your favorite shoes or pillows. Today, our Santa Cruz vets share tips and tricks on how you can stop your dog's destructive chewing and the reasons why your pup will start to chew.

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Why Choose a Board Certified Veterinary Specialist?

Why Choose a Board Certified Veterinary Specialist?

Does your pet require advanced diagnostics or treatment? If so, your primary care veterinarian can refer your cat or dog to one of our Board Certified Veterinary Specialists at Pacific & Santa Cruz Veterinary Specialists. In this blog, our Santa Cruz veterinary specialists discuss what it means to be a board-certified specialist and what they can offer.

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Finding the Right Vet for Your Cat or Dog

Finding the Right Vet for Your Cat or Dog

You’ve got a new pet in the house. Time to find a vet that can provide the care they need and deserve. Our Santa Cruz veterinary specialists offer some insight on factors you may want to consider in seeking a new veterinarian for your cat or dog.

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Common Plants That Are Toxic to Cats

Common Plants That Are Toxic to Cats

There are a number of common house and garden plants that are toxic to cats. In today's post our Santa Cruz vets list some common plants that are toxic to cats and what to do if your cat nibbles on your houseplants.

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What Pet Parents Need To Know About Dehydration in Dogs

What Pet Parents Need To Know About Dehydration in Dogs

Dehydration is a serious health emergency in dogs. Today, our Santa Cruz emergency vets explain more about dehydration in dogs and how it's treated.

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Signs and Symptoms of Kidney Failure in Dogs

Signs and Symptoms of Kidney Failure in Dogs

Our Santa Cruz vets explain acute and chronic kidney failure. We also discuss treatment options and prevention strategies.

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Why is my cat vomiting, and what should I do?

Why is my cat vomiting, and what should I do?

Vomiting isn't unusual for in cats, in fact, all cats will vomit now and again. That said, frequent or severe vomiting is not normal. So how do you know when a trip to the vet is necessary? Our Santa Cruz vets explain

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Pacific & Santa Cruz Veterinary Specialists is always accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about restoring good health to Santa Cruz companion animals. We are open 24/7 to provide your pet with care, whenever they need us.

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