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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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Tibial Tuberosity Advancement (TTA) Surgery For Dogs

Tibial Tuberosity Advancement (TTA) Surgery For Dogs

Cranial Cruciate Ligament (CCL) tears are common knee injuries in dogs, and Tibial Tuberosity Advancement (TTA) surgery is one of the treatments for this condition. Today our Lancaster vets discuss TTA surgery for dogs, including how it works, its benefits, and what the procedure involves.

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Post-Surgery Care For Your Pet

Post-Surgery Care For Your Pet

After your pet's surgery, it's important to know how to best take care of them as they recover. We want your pet to return to their normal life as soon as possible, so here are some tips from our Lancaster vets about at-home care after your pet's surgery.

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C-Sections For Dogs: When Is It Necessary?

C-Sections For Dogs: When Is It Necessary?

Emergency c-sections can be performed if a dog is in labor but things aren't going smoothly, but in sometimes an elective c-section could be a good option if your pet faces an increased risk of complications. Today our Lancaster vets share more about labor in dogs and when to head to the vet for a c-section.

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Bowel Obstruction In Dogs: Causes And Treatments

Bowel Obstruction In Dogs: Causes And Treatments

If your dog seems to chew everything in their path, you might be worried about the possibility of a bowel obstruction. In this blog, our Lancaster vets explain what bowel obstructions are and why it's very important to have this serious condition treated as quickly as possible.

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FHO Surgery for Cats

FHO Surgery for Cats

An FHO, or femoral head osteotomy, is an effective and relatively inexpensive surgical treatment option for many cats suffering from painful hip problems. Our Lancaster vets describe the cat FHO procedure and the recovery process for cats.

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Do Dogs Need Their Teeth Cleaned?

Do Dogs Need Their Teeth Cleaned?

Dental health issues are a pervasive issue for American companion dogs. Many dogs do not receive the dental health care they need, which leads to chronic pain and other health problems. Fortunately, regular dental cleanings can alleviate these issues before they develop. Today our Lancaster dentists discuss when it is time to take your dog for a dental cleaning.

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Common Dog Dental Problems

Common Dog Dental Problems

The health of your dog's mouth and teeth affects their oral and overall health. In today's post, our Lancaster vets discuss some common signs and types of dog dental problems.

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Welcome New Patients

Sears Veterinary Hospital is now welcoming new cat and dog patients! We have a talented veterinary team that is passionate about providing the pets of Lancaster with the best care possible. Contact our office to book your cat or dog's first appointment today.

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