While they are a common external parasite, ear mites are highly contagious. They are more common in cats than dogs and are fairly easy to treat. Here, our Santa Cruz vets list symptoms, causes and treatments for ear mites in cats.
Typically the risk of your furry friend having a severe reaction to a vaccine is very low, and in most cases well worth the risk. Vaccines protect your dog from a number of serious conditions that can be difficult and expensive to treat. Here our Santa Cruz vets share advice on how to handle a reaction to a vaccine.
Rabies is an exceptionally dangerous virus that is fatal for cats and other pets, fortunately, it is entirely preventable. In today's post, our Santa Cruz vets explain the costs, scheduling, and side effects associated with getting your cat vaccinated against rabies.
If your dog or cat is staggering, stumbling, or falling over, it could be the result of a number of medical issues, including injury, stroke, poisoning, or an infection. In today's post, our Santa Cruz Vets explain some of the reasons why your cat or dog may not be able to stand or move normally.
The occurrence of urinary tract infections in cats is less than in dogs, but older cats can still experience a number of other urinary tract issues that cause similar symptoms. Today our Santa Cruz vets share the symptoms, causes, and treatments for urinary tract infections and diseases in cats.