Proper oral care is important for your cat. If their teeth are not cleaned regularly your cat can develop gum diseases like gingivitis. Our Torrance Companion Animal Hospital vets can provide information on gingivitis in cats, its signs, causes, and treatments.
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Joint pain in dogs is a serious matter, especially when it onsets early because of conditions like hip dysplasia. In especially severe cases of joint pain and lost mobility in dogs, you may hear your vet recommend a total hip replacement (THR) as a treatment option. Here, our Torrance vets explain what dog owners should know about total hip replacements.
Our vets know that repeated vaccination appointments for your dog as well as boosters each year throughout their life may feel a bit inconvenient. However, following your dog's vaccination schedule is the best way for you to protect your canine companion from a host of both serious and potentially deadly diseases. Here, our Torrance vets explain more.
Can dogs get cavities? The short answer is yes. Just like in people, poor oral hygiene can lead to dogs developing cavities, although it's less common than in people. Here, our Torrance vets explain what to do if your dog develops one or more cavities.
If you think that one kitten or puppy is adorable, then having both must be twice as good, right? While kittens and puppies may look extra sweet in photographs, there are some things to keep in mind when raising a kitten and puppy together. Here, our Torrance vets explain.
Pain that is caused by teething will often lead to our adorable companions chewing on things that they really shouldn't. Here are a few tips and tricks from our Torrance vets on how to help your puppy find pain relief and how to get you both through this tough stage.
As a puppy ages and matures, their body and immune system become more adept at repelling invaders and managing commonly-encountered bacteria or irritants. In the early months of their life, however, puppies are susceptible to any number of serious or mild infections including puppy pyoderma. Here, our Torrance vets explain more.
When caring for a newborn kitten, there are lots of things you will need to know, especially if they don't have a mother. Here, our Torrance veterinary team shares how to care for a kitten without a mother, what can go wrong and a guide on when to bring them to their first veterinary appointment.
Your young dog's first visit to your veterinarian's office is incredibly important to help ensure their life-long health and well-being. Here, our Torrance vets explain the checklist of what checks and exams we conduct and what treatments we administer at your puppy's first vet visit.