Our veterinarians at The Beacon Veterinary Associates believe that prevention is the key to helping your cat live a long and healthy life. As a result, our Beacon veterinarians advise that all cats receive the FVRCP vaccine. The FVRCP protects your cat's health in the following ways.
Dental issues in cats can be excruciatingly painful. Up to 85% of cats over the age of three have some form of dental disease, and gingivitis is the precursor to periodontal disease. This stage is reversible with adequate care, and our Beacon vets will assist you in getting there.
So you've decided to take on the responsibility of pet ownership but aren't sure what kind to get. When it comes to adding an animal to the family, there are numerous factors to consider. Our The Beacon Veterinary Associates veterinarians talk about the different types of pets and the benefits and drawbacks that come with each one.
Periodontal disease and tooth decay are as problematic for dogs as they are for people. That's why caring for your dog's teeth is an important element of caring for your dog's overall health. Today our Beacon vets share some tips on how to clean a dog's mouth and keep your pup's teeth clean and healthy.
Whipworms are a common parasite that makes its home in the large intestine and cecum of dogs, causing irritation and leading to a host of uncomfortable symptoms. Today our Beacon vets explain more about whipworms in dogs including symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Itching, scratching and excessive licking can all be signs that your dog is suffering from a skin condition called dermatitis. Here, our Beacon vets explain what could be causing your dog's skin problems and how you can help them feel better.