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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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My cat has a cold: What should I do?

My cat has a cold: What should I do?

Cat colds are upper respiratory infections characterized by all the same symptoms as the human cold. If your feline friend is sneezing or has a runny nose there's a good chance they have a cat cold. Here, our Smyrna County vets explain more about cat colds and when to seek veterinary care.

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Dog Chewing Problems

Dog Chewing Problems

Is your dog destroying your shoes, furniture, and other items with their destructive chewing? Here are some tips from our Smyrna vets to help curb your dog's chewing habit and save your precious belongings (and your sanity).

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My Dog is Constipated: What Should I Do?

My Dog is Constipated: What Should I Do?

Constipation in dogs may seem like a minor problem but it can be life-threatening depending on the cause. Here, our Smyrna veterinary team offers advice on what to do if your dog is constipated.

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What to do if Your Dog or Cat is Choking

What to do if Your Dog or Cat is Choking

If something gets lodged in your dog or cat's mouth or throat and they start to choke, our Smyrna veterinarians recommend following these steps to help your pet. 

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My cat sleeps constantly - how much is too much and when should I worry?

My cat sleeps constantly - how much is too much and when should I worry?

No doubt about it, cats love to sleep. Our Smyrna emergency vets are often asked by concerned cat owners if they should be worried that their cat is sleeping so much. When does a cat nap indicate that there may actually be a health emergency?

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Pet Emergencies that Require Immediate Attention

Pet Emergencies that Require Immediate Attention

While some veterinary emergencies are easily recognized, other conditions requiring urgent veterinary care are often less obvious and harder to spot. Below, our Smyrna vets share some examples of situations that may require emergency vet care. 

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Basic Animal First Aid: How to Give First Aid to Dogs and Cats

Basic Animal First Aid: How to Give First Aid to Dogs and Cats

Pets tend to be full of energy and not necessarily the best accident avoidance. For this article, our Smyrna vets will discuss first aid and what to do when your pet gets into trouble.

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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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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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