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Read our blog to get useful tips and advice from our knowledgeable Lancaster veterinarians, and help keep your cat or dog healthy and in optimal health. 

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How to help a Dog With Allergic Dermatitis

How to help a Dog With Allergic Dermatitis

Unlike humans who sneeze when they have allergies, dogs develop allergic dermatitis and become very itchy. Our Lancaster vets will discuss allergic dermatitis, its symptoms, and how to treat it.

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Can Acupuncture Help My Pet Feel Better?

Can Acupuncture Help My Pet Feel Better?

You have likely heard of acupuncture for people, but did you know that this ancient Chinese therapy is also available for pets? If your pet suffers from chronic pain, arthritis, gastrointestinal issues, and more, acupuncture may be able to help your pet feel better. Our Lancaster vets explain a little about how it works.

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Diarrhea in Dogs: Common Causes

Diarrhea in Dogs: Common Causes

Diarrhea can be common in dogs but sometimes it is a sign of an unlying condition or illness. Today our Lancaster vets will explain the common causes of diarrhea and when it is time to see our Sears Veterinary Hospital.

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Health Benefits of Acupuncture for Dogs

Health Benefits of Acupuncture for Dogs

When it comes to our dogs, there's probably nothing we wouldn't do to avoid them from feeling agony or discomfort, which is why new therapeutic approaches are being adopted. Pet acupuncture and other complementary treatments provide innovative and noninvasive solutions to improve rehabilitation and manage discomfort. Today, our Lancaster vets discuss the five benefits of acupuncture for dogs.

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Signs of Pain in Cats & What Can Help

Signs of Pain in Cats & What Can Help

To provide your cat with all the care they need to live a long and healthy life, it's important to be able to spot the signs of pain early and know what to do. Below, our Lancaster vets offer some advice on how to tell if your cat is in pain, and what you can do to help.

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Anxiety & Depression in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & What to Do

Anxiety & Depression in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & What to Do

Much like their humans, dogs can experience anxiety and depression from time to time. If you feel like your dog is exhibiting signs of feeling anxious or sad, then it may be time to contact your Lancaster vets. You may be able to help your dog feel better with these tips from our Sears Veterinary Hospital vets.

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What to Do if My Dog Cut His Paw Pad?

What to Do if My Dog Cut His Paw Pad?

Cuts on your dog's paw can be serious. If your dog has a cut on its paw, it could be uncomfortable, or even painful and affect the way they walk or run. Here, our vets in Lancaster discuss what to do for your dog's paws and how we can help.

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About Cushing's Disease in Dogs

About Cushing's Disease in Dogs

Cushing's disease is a serious condition in dogs that can lead to severe, sometimes life-threatening conditions and illnesses. Our Lancaster vets explain what causes Cushing's disease in dogs, as well as the symptoms and treatments.

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Types of Paralysis In Cats

Types of Paralysis In Cats

If your cat has lost the ability to move their legs or another part of their body, they may be suffering from a type of paralysis. However, cats can also suffer from laryngeal paralysis which is actually a disorder of the upper airway. Our Lancaster vets explain more...

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What Does Ringworm Look Like On Dogs?

What Does Ringworm Look Like On Dogs?

Contrary to its name, ringworm is not a worm but a fungus. Comparable to athlete's foot, it generates highly resilient spores that can infect the skin of any animal, including dogs. Today, our Lancaster vets discuss ringworm in dogs and what it looks like.

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