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    Has Your Dog had It’s Flu Shot?

    Oct 05 2017

    Canine Influenza has raised it’s evil head in the Southern States, especially Florida, so snow birds traveling south this winter, please read. Canine influenza or dog flu is a highly…

  • Ticks are Disgusting – Why not prevent?

    May 02 2017

    Every year the staff at Pet Authority Animal Hospital in Waterford recommends Tick prevention to all pets. Every year clients hesitate to use prevention since they don’t believe their yards…

  • Feline Pancreatitis – the hidden disease

    Feb 16 2017

    As cats age metabolic changes occur. The top 6 problems cats endure as they age is renal failure, irritated bowel disease, pancreatitis, hyperthyroidism, diabetes and lymphoma.  Any one of these…

  • Dental Disease is Harmful to Pets

    Feb 09 2017

    Why is Dental Care so important?  Like humans proper care of our pet’s mouth is essential to their overall health. Tooth pain from loose teeth, cavities, exposed dentin (cracked or…

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    A Day at the Veterinary Hospital – Behind the scenes

    Jan 19 2017

    A slow day at Pet Authority Animal Hospital in Waterford is a good day to catch up with filing patient charts, introducing new staff members and performing patient x-rays.

  • Best Food for Your Pet – Transparent Nutrition

    Aug 16 2016

    Do you ever wonder what is actually in your pet’s food? Contrary to popular belief, it is not always the “first four” ingredients listed that make up the portion of…

  • Probiotics- Healthy Gut

    Jul 12 2016

    Pets like their owners may suffer from an unhealthy gut.  Their stomach and intestinal tract may become inflamed from chronic irritants, such as reaction to foods, medications and internal parasites.…

  • Preparing your cat for a new baby

    Mar 22 2016

      Most cats will benefit from preparation before a new baby’s arrival, but those nervous, skittish or needy cats will require extra time and consideration.  Cats are creatures of habit…

  • Lead toxicity vs. Pets

    Mar 03 2016

    As our state tries to deal with the human health issues caused by high levels of lead in the Flint and other communities drinking water, veterinarians must become conscience about…

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    How to Save Your Holiday Trees and Decorations from Pets

    Dec 12 2015

    As most cats that are allowed outdoors will attest, trees are for climbing. So, if you simply bring a tree indoors, well, that’s for climbing too! And if cats don’t…