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Inflammatory Bowel Disease

RegionalVet treats Inflammatory Bowel Disease Inflammatory Bowel Disease requires careful diagnosis, treatment and monitoring. But it may be difficult at first for owners to recognize the symptoms. That's where we come in. The diagnosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, the type, and making sure the other organs are working normally, is one of the areas of expertise of our Internal [...]

July 27th, 2016|Categories: Dogs, Healthcare, Internal Medicine|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Harmful Foods for Pets

Who isn't tempted to share their food with their pet? Many people don't know about all of the harmful foods for pets to eat. Here are some common statements along this line: “Grapes are good for me, why not Fluffy, too?” “Oops Mommy I dropped my box of raisins!” “Don't worry honey, the dog will eat them.” “Here Fluffy, you [...]

July 6th, 2016|Categories: Food|Tags: |Comments Off on Harmful Foods for Pets

Pet Euthanasia: When it’s time to say goodbye

The loss of a beloved pet is never easy. It is a time that every pet owner dreads. We hope it never happens, but the truth is that most owners outlive their animals and will someday need to play a part in deciding when it is time for their beloved family friend to rest, a process called pet euthanasia. Saying [...]

June 23rd, 2016|Categories: Companionship, Healthcare|Comments Off on Pet Euthanasia: When it’s time to say goodbye

Internal Medicine 101

The Internal Medicine Department at Regional Vet provides exams, tests, and therapies for helping sick dogs and cats. We see patients with a variety of medical problems. Those include new illnesses, second opinions and referrals for advanced or complicated issues. Our internal medicine service collects and matches many pieces of information from the patient’s history. These include clinical signs, lab [...]

June 8th, 2016|Categories: Cats|Tags: , |Comments Off on Internal Medicine 101

Pet insurance for your dogs and cats

Pet insurance is as important to your pets as it is to your wallet. Some procedures are more costly than others, but when life-saving treatments have to come off the table because of finances it can be devastating. That's why we should all plan ahead. Pet Insurance Matters Let's talk about why pet insurance is so important. When your child is sick [...]

May 24th, 2016|Categories: Healthcare|Tags: |Comments Off on Pet insurance for your dogs and cats

Rabies: New Vaccine Decreases Cancer Risk

Rabies vaccines are a part of every cat's life. It's a terrible disease that can lead to dangerous injuries for owners and eventually to the death of the infected pet. But rabies is preventable. Keeping your cat's vaccinations up to date is an important part of every cat's care plan. A new vaccine has been created that is scientifically proven to [...]

May 12th, 2016|Categories: Cancer, Cats|Tags: , |Comments Off on Rabies: New Vaccine Decreases Cancer Risk