Heartworm Special until May 31st

Free Heartworm test with 6 mth supply of prevention

SPECIAL until May 31st: Heartworm Test Included with 6 Month Supply of Heartworm Prevention

Heartworm disease is a serious, deadly disease affecting thousands of dogs each year. It is a parasite that lodges in the heart and is transmitted by mosquitoes. As we move into summer and the mosquito season, now is the time to get your dog checked for heartworm and preventative measures taken. Until May 31st, 2015, […]

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...]

Austin Pet Care News

Canine Parvo Pet and Bird Clinic of Austin

What is Canine Parvo?

Canine parvo or parvovirus disease is a disease in dogs usually in puppies caused by a virus called parvovirus. It’s a disease that affects the intestinal system. It actually gets into the cells of the intestinal system and kills those cells so the body is now … Read more...

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Dogs and Dismembered Teddy Bears

Dr. Savita Wadhwani, owner and vet at Wells Branch Pet and Bird Clinic, talks about a recent unusual operation involving a dog...and a teddy bear: There was a dog that the owner brought in and he had been vomiting for a couple of days, didn’t want to eat. I … Read more...

Puppy tips pet and bird clinic of austin

What to Do With Your New Puppy or Kitten

When a person gets a puppy or a kitten, or a new dog or a new cat, there are lots of things that they should do. They should know how to feed it, how to take care of it, just normal things like that. Most people buy a good book for that, but also, very, very … Read more...

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Parrot Owners and Psittacine Beak and Feather Disease (PBFD)

If you own a parrot or related avian species, for example, a parakeet or lovebird, then you need to know about psittacine beak and feather disease (PBFD).  It’s one of the deadliest diseases your avian pal can contract and for which no known cure … Read more...

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Tips for Owning a Pet Bird

You may think that you’re ready to dive into the world of bird ownership.  But are you really?  Inviting a feathered friend to share your space often requires lifestyle changes that go beyond simply adding a cage to your living room décor. 1. Beware your … Read more...

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“Lovebird” Care Tips

Lovebirds are small parrots: specifically, the kind that don't talk. Their subtle peach-tinted faces and dramatic plumage can make them quite beautiful. With the right care and feeding, they can also be excellent animal companions. According to the website … Read more...

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Why Your Cat is Avoiding the Litter Box

You've just noticed recently that your feline pal is urinating everywhere but the litter box. This is very unusual because Kitty has always  been very good about peeing exactly where he or she is supposed to. What could be the problem? The first thing … Read more...