The Pet and Bird Clinics of Austin

Pet and Bird Clinics

For an introduction to the Pet and Bird Clinics of Austin, Wells Branch and South Branch, and what they can do for you and your pet, please watch this interview with Dr. Savita Wadhwani. For a veterinary appointment in one of our Austin clinics, call Wells Branch Pet and Bird Clinic at (512) … [Read More...]

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Canine Asthma

Does your dog suffer from wheezing or shortness of breath? Then Fido may have canine asthma, otherwise known as allergic bronchitis. In dogs, this condition is almost always caused by an allergic reaction to something in the environment. Cigarette or … Read more...

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Hyperthyroidism in Cats

One of the health problems older cats face is hyperthyroidism or high thyroid levels. After certain age and for reasons that are still not quite understood, feline thyroid glands began producing excess amounts of the thyroid hormone. This in turn can cause … Read more...

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Cataracts in Dogs

You've begun to notice that your canine pal’s eyes aren't as bright as they used to be. In fact, one or both eyes seem to be covered in white film. What's going on? Fido is probably suffering from cataract disease. The lens of the eye gets clouded over, … Read more...

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Why Fiber is Good for Your Dog or Cat

You already know that fiber is important to humans because it helps maintain a healthy digestive tract. The same holds true for dogs and cats. They also need fiber in their diets to help keep their own digestive systems in good working order. Fiber comes in … Read more...

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Dog Walking Tips

If you have a dog, chances are you've pondered the age-old mystery, "Am I walking the dog, or is the dog walking me?" While dog walking is of course necessary, you may also count yourself in the group that doesn't exactly look forward to it. What with dogs … Read more...

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Tips to Keeping your Pets Teeth Clean and Healthy

Clean your pets teeth regularly. There are special toothbrushes and toothpaste that are made for both cats and dogs. Regular tooth-brushing will help to keep your pets teeth and gums clean and bacteria free. You can buy special toothbrushes of varying sizes … Read more...

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How to Give Your Dog or Cat a Pill

Fido or Kitty needs medication or a much-needed supplement. Unfortunately, the medicine or vitamin in question only comes in pill form. That means you're probably going to have a devil of a time trying to get your cat or dog to open wide and swallow. So … Read more...