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?
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.
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.
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.
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.