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Check out our Cumberland Animal Clinic blog for helpful advice from our vets on how to keep your furry companion healthy and thriving!

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Why Does My Dog Eat Grass?

Why Does My Dog Eat Grass?

Our [SITEWIDE][LOCATION vets are often asked by pet parents why their dog keeps eating grass, and whether it is safe. Today, our vets share some of the reasons dogs eat grass, and when you should be concerned.

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Ear Mites in Cats: Causes, Treatment, & Prevention

Ear Mites in Cats: Causes, Treatment, & Prevention

While they are a common external parasite, ear mites are highly contagious. They can severely irritate both ears and skin in cats and dogs and lead to infections that cause excessive itching, scratching, and eventual health issues. They are more common in cats than dogs and are fairly easy to treat. Here, our Smyrna vets list symptoms, causes, and treatments for ear mites in cats. 

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How Often Should I Take My Cat to the Vet?

How Often Should I Take My Cat to the Vet?

You love your cat, and you want to ensure that they live a long, healthy life with you. Today, our Smyrna vets explain how often you should take your cat to the vet for routine checkups and preventive care.

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Dog Rabies Vaccine Schedule

Dog Rabies Vaccine Schedule

Rabies is a potentially fatal disease. The best way to protect your dog and your family is to have them vaccinated against rabies. Today, our Smyrna veterinarians explain more about this important vaccine, including how frequently your dog should get a booster shot.

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How To Take Care of a Newborn Kitten

How To Take Care of a Newborn Kitten

There are a lot of things to consider when caring for a newborn kitten, especially if it doesn't have a mother. Today, our Smyrna veterinarians discuss how to care for a baby kitten without a mother, what can go wrong, and when you should take them to the veterinarian for the first time.

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Senior Dog Care: How to Take Care of an Old Dog

Senior Dog Care: How to Take Care of an Old Dog

If your dog is getting on in years, there are a few things you should keep in mind for your aging pooch. Today, our Smyrna veterinarians talk about senior dogs, their needs, and what you can do to help your pet enjoy their golden years.

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Dog Wound Care: How to Care For a Dog Wound

Dog Wound Care: How to Care For a Dog Wound

Not every cut or graze your dog gets requires veterinary care, but you do need to know how to care for your dog's wounds, and when you should head to the vet. Here, our Smyrna emergency vets provide tips on how to care for your dog's wounds at home.

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Spaying and Neutering Dogs 101: Everything You Need to Know

Spaying and Neutering Dogs 101: Everything You Need to Know

Are you curious about what is actually involved in spaying or neutering your dog? When should you have it done? What risks are involved in the procedure? Here, our Smyrna vets help you understand the basics of these surgical procedures.

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Heatstroke in Dogs: Signs & Symptoms

Heatstroke in Dogs: Signs & Symptoms

Our Smyrna veterinarians define heatstroke in dogs and offer a list of symptoms to look out for as the temperature rises. We also discuss how to prevent heatstroke in dogs and what to do if you suspect your dog is suffering from this dangerous condition.

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Feline Asthma - Signs & Symptoms of Asthma in Cats

Feline Asthma - Signs & Symptoms of Asthma in Cats

While we may not think of asthma when it comes to our feline companions, it affects approximately 1-5 percent of cats. Today, our Smyrna veterinarians discuss the common symptoms of feline asthma, the causes of feline asthma, and how to treat feline asthma.

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Are you looking for a vet in Smyrna, Georgia? Cumberland Animal Clinic is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about animal healthcare. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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