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

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It’s a No-No to Leave Your Pet in the Car!

Austin is hitting over 100° again and it is time to remember that you cannot leave a pet alone in a locked car. Cracking windows, leaving water do little to help your pet in the furnace that your car becomes in this kind of heat. Even at 70° a car can … Read more...

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...

Keep everyone happy!

8 Things to do to Keep Your Home Clean AND Pet-Friendly

You love your dog or cat but you hate the clean-up.  After all, it's hard enough having to clean up after yourself and the other human members of your family. So what do you do? While you can't make the job disappear, you can make it easier on yourself job … Read more...

Dog care

4 Categories of Canine Nasal Problems

Never ignore your dog’s nose. It may only be a small part of Fido’s body, but it’s also a very important one. A canine can tell more about his or her world from smell than from any other sense, including sight. Dog nose problems can range from infections to … 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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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...

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Is Spaying My Pet Important?

Spaying is the removal of the uterus and the ovaries. Therefore, heat periods no longer occur. In many cases, despite your best effort, your pet can become pregnant. It is very hard to fight this instinct. Spaying your pet prevents any chance unplanned … Read more...