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How often should I take my dog to the vet?

How often should I take my dog to the vet?

You love your pup and want to give them their best chance at a long and happy life, that's where regular preventive veterinary care comes in. But exactly how often should you take your dog to the vet? Our Norristown vets explain.

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Why are routine exams so important?

Why are routine exams so important?

During routine exams, your vet will check for early symptoms of illness, internal damage, and other serious conditions that should be addressed. Our vets in Norristown explain why regular veterinary checkups are essential. 

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Puppy's First Vet Visit Checklist

Puppy's First Vet Visit Checklist

It's an exciting time! Your new puppy is ready to come home with you. You've got all the essentials, and you've booked your new puppy's first vet appointment. Our Norristown veterinarians explain what to expect and what to bring to your first appointment.

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Why is my cat not eating?

Why is my cat not eating?

It can be concerning to find that your cat is not eating. You may wonder whether your furry friend needs to see an emergency vet. Our Norristown vets list some common reasons why cats may stop eating, and how to tell if your cat’s case is an emergency. 

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How to Recognize and Treat Diarrhea in Dogs

How to Recognize and Treat Diarrhea in Dogs

It is alarming whenever our canine companions clearly aren't feeling great, and that's why it can be stressful when your dog has unexplained diarrhea. Today, our Norristown vets explain some common causes of diarrhea, what to do if your dog's stool is bloody, and when it's time to call an emergency vet.

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Constipation in Cats: Signs & Treatment

Constipation in Cats: Signs & Treatment

Constipation in cats can cause discomfort and restlessness - not to mention become a health concern. Our Norristown vets share signs, causes, and what to do to relieve constipation in cats.

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What should I do if there's blood in my dog's stool?

What should I do if there's blood in my dog's stool?

Our Norristown vets know that responsible dog owners spend a lot of time picking up their dog's poop. For that reason, you likely have a pretty good idea of what a normal stool looks like for your dog. But what should you do if you notice blood in your dog's poop? 

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Why is my cat breathing heavy?

Why is my cat breathing heavy?

While panting is common for dogs, panting or heavy breathing in cats is rare. In fact, if your cat is breathing heavily it could be a sign of an underlying health concern. Here, our Norristown vets share a few of the reasons why cats may breathe heavily or pant, and when it's time to head to the vet.

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Pet First Aid

Pet First Aid

Pets tend to be full of energy and not necessarily the best accident avoidance. In this post, our Norristown vets will discuss first aid for pets, and what to do if your pet ever gets into trouble.

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Osteoarthritis in Dogs

Osteoarthritis in Dogs

Osteoarthritis is a progressive, degenerative condition in dogs that becomes more severe over time. Although there is no cure for this painful condition, symptoms can often be successfully managed to help your dog enjoy a good quality of life as they continue to age with osteoarthritis.

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Trooper Veterinary Hospital is accepting new patients in Norristown. Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of your animal companions. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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