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...]

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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...

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Do You Think It’s Cruel To Neuter Your Pet?

Here at the Vet Clinics our doctors think it is cruel not to. Intact male dogs can detect a female dog in heat from far away. This stresses your dog out because he can’t get to the female to mate. It is not uncommon for dogs to actually stop eating, some times … 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...