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

Watch for cat health issues

Health Problems for Cats

The pet insurance industry keeps track of the health issues with both dogs and cats. This is quite helpful as it provides a starting place for pet owners to watch out for these conditions and seek immediate help if their symptoms are seen. So here are the … Read more...

Stray dog

How to Help a Stray Dog or Cat

Seeing a dog or cat that's lost or hurt is likely to bring out your most protective instincts.  At the same time, you also need to be careful, not only for the animal's sake but also your own. Take care of yourself first You need to make sure that you … Read more...

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Pet Separation Anxiety

If you are a dog or cat owner who has come home to find scratches on doors, teeth marks on pillows, furniture or other household items or possibly feces on floors or carpeting, then chances are that your furry friend did these things while in the throes of pet … Read more...

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Hypothyroidism in Dogs

Has Fido been gaining weight lately?  And have the extra pounds been accompanied by hair loss and/or skin problems?  If so, it’s possible that your canine pal may have hypothyroidism. This condition is a common problem in dogs.  Hypothyroidism occurs when a … Read more...

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Outdoor Pet Birds and Feather Mites

Do you keep your pet bird in an outdoor cage or aviary? If so, then you need to know that your feathered friend is susceptible to the red mite, a parasite that only lives outdoors. Feather mites typically attach themselves to the skin of a bird and rarely … Read more...

Austin Cat Clinic

Some Common Health Issues with Cats

From an interview with Dr. Savita Wadhwani, owner and veterinarian at Wells Branch Pet and Bird Clinic: Cats can have several problems, just like dogs, with their health. If they are having abnormalities with their eating and drinking there can be medical … Read more...

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Leash-train Your Cat in 10 Easy Steps

Most people think that you can't leash-train your cat. While it's true that felines may be as easy to train as dogs, you can indeed teach Kitty how to walk more or less by your side at the end of a leash. Even older cats can be trained if you have the … Read more...