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Our Los Angeles veterinarians share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

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What do I do if my dog is constipated?

What do I do if my dog is constipated?

Constipation can affect dogs of all shapes and sizes and is one of the most common digestive issues seen by our Los Angeles vets. Today, our Ambassador Dog & Cat Hospital team explains what to do if your dog is constipated. 

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

You adore your pet and want to make sure that the veterinarian to choose to take care of them has the right qualifications for the job. But what kind of qualifications should you be looking for?

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious condition that may result in damage to their internal organs, including heart failure and severe lung disease in Los Angeles dogs, cats and ferrets. Here, our Ambassador Dog & Cat Hospital team explains why prevention is key. 

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks are capable of spreading a number of serious diseases and, therefore, are dangerous to both people and pets in the Los Angeles area. Here, our vets explain how these external parasites survive and thrive, what signs to beware of and how to keep them away from your pets and family.

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How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

Lyme disease is one of the most commonly transmitted tick-borne diseases in the world. Here, our Los Angeles vets explain what Lyme disease is, its symptoms and your treatment options if your pet is infected.

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Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Getting your pet their yearly fecal exam at your veterinarian's office is one of the best ways to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites and their serious health impacts. Annual fecals provided by our veterinary team at Ambassador Dog & Cat Hospital give us a chance to look for intestinal parasites before more serious health issues arise.

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How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

Fleas are one of the most common external parasites in the world and are capable of making your pet absolutely miserable. If they aren't treated quickly too, they may cause serious infections or other health issues too. Here, our Los Angeles veterinary team explains the early signs of fleas to look out for and what to do if you find fleas on your pet.

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