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Our Thornton veterinarians and team share helpful tips and advice on a variety of topics to help you keep your pets looking and feeling their very best.

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How To Prepare For Your Pets Routine Checkup

How To Prepare For Your Pets Routine Checkup

Preventive care is the foundation for your pet's life-long good health. These exams allow your vet to catch early signs of disease, illness, and harmful conditions. Here are some tips from our [SITEWID][LOCATION] vets about how to prepare for preventive care and why it's so vitally important.

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Help Your Cat Recover From Surgery

Help Your Cat Recover From Surgery

Properly caring for your cat after surgery is fundamental to their recovery process. Giving your cat the care they need after surgery will help get them back to their normal self as fast as possible and our Thornton vets are here to give you all the information you need to care for your cat after surgery.

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Managing Pain in Dogs After Neutering

Managing Pain in Dogs After Neutering

Our Thornton vets fully understand that making the decision to spay or neuter your puppy can be incredibly emotional for pet owners. However, these surgeries are performed quite frequently and have relatively easy healing processes.

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Getting Your Dog Fixed - Guide to Spaying or Neutering Your Pet

Getting Your Dog Fixed - Guide to Spaying or Neutering Your Pet

New dog owners frequently ask us if they should consider getting their puppy fixed. Our Thornton vets are here to explain how spaying or neutering your dog can not only prevent unwanted puppies, but it can be incredibly beneficial for behavioral and health issues.

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Best Dog Food For Senior Dogs

Best Dog Food For Senior Dogs

As your dog grows older, you might notice them beginning to change, they may not want to run and play as much as they used to. Our Thornton vets are here with some advice on what food is right for your senior dog's new needs.

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Routine Vet Exams - Importance Of Regular Checkups For Your Cat Or Dog?

Routine Vet Exams - Importance Of Regular Checkups For Your Cat Or Dog?

Annual vet exams for your pet allow your vet to track your pet's health, check for early symptoms of disease, and provide appropriate preventive care protecting your pet against life-threatening illnesses. Today our Thornton vets explain why routine exams are so important to your pet's health.

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Why Is My Cat Limping?

Why Is My Cat Limping?

Here, our Thornton vets explain some of the reasons that your cat may be limping, when you should take your feline friend into the vet and what symptoms to look out for of underlying conditions. 

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Signs of Joint Pain in Dogs: Types, Causes and Treatment

Signs of Joint Pain in Dogs: Types, Causes and Treatment

Joint pain is a common condition affecting dogs of all ages, affecting their quality of life and potentially leading to quite serious conditions and injuries if left unchecked. This pain may be hard to notice unless you know what to look for. So, 

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Parvo, Lepto & Other Serious Dog Illnesses

Parvo, Lepto & Other Serious Dog Illnesses

The symptoms your dog is experiencing could be signs of a serious illness such as parvovirus or leptospirosis. Today our Thornton vets explain the basics about Parvo, lepto and 4 other dog illnesses that can be serious but are surprisingly common.

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

You love your pet and want to be sure that the vet you choose has the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care that your animal needs. So what qualifications should you look for?

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