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Why Your Pet Needs Annual Bloodwork

Why Your Pet Needs Annual Bloodwork

Your vet has recommended bloodwork for your pet. But why should you take your cat or dog for these diagnostic tests, what can it tell you about your pet's health and how often should it be done? Our Springfield vets share some answers in this post.

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What Is the Difference between Pet Insurance and a Pet Wellness Plan?

What Is the Difference between Pet Insurance and a Pet Wellness Plan?

There are distinct benefits to both wellness plans and pet insurance, but it's important to understand the differences between them. Here, our Springfield vets explain more about wellness plans and pet insurance.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death for pets in Springfield. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and are therefore dangerous to people and pets. In this post, our Springfield vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.  

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How Can I Tell If My Cat or Dog Has Fleas?

How Can I Tell If My Cat or Dog Has Fleas?

Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Springfield vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas. 

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