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Take a read through our veterinary blog for answers to all kinds of pet-related questions! We provide insightful, trustworthy information to help you provide the best care for your pet.

Things to Know About Owning a Horse

There are a lot of things to consider when thinking about owning a horse. Veterinary care needs to be at the top of that list. Dr. Heather Case explains some of the things you need to know when considering a horse.

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Pets and Disasters

We always need to be prepared to take care of our animals, especially during disasters such as fire, flood, or other emergencies. In cases of fire or natural disasters, you need to be prepared in case your pet gets injured, lost, or has to be evacuated.

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Help your pet whittle away his waist

Did you know that 30 to 40% of dogs and cats in the United States suffer from obesity? This excess of body fat has negative effects on health and is caused by providing more calories than the pet needs.

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Pests to worry about in Middle Tennessee

Worms, fleas, ticks and other parasites are not fun—your pet would tell you if he could!

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Franklin Cat & Dog Allergies: Evaluation and Treatment

It’s allergy season – and we’re not the only ones who suffer. Does your dog scratch, lick, bit or chew at its skin? If so, it may mean that he/she has allergies.

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Bad Breath a Sign of Disesase

Do you know… that 80% of dogs and 70% of cats over the age of 2 have periodontal disease?  “Bad breath” is not just unpleasant, it is a warning sign of oral disease.

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