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Terms to Know When Visiting Your Vetinarian

Your visit to your vet is an important part of caring for your pet and keeping them healthy. Regular visits and following instructions given by your vet will help your animal to live longer and have a higher quality life. Communication with your doctor is an important component of creating a plan of care and during emergency situations. Below are 10 terms you may want to familiarize yourself with before your next visit to an animal clinic.

  • Emergency Clinic – A facility that offers medical services after hours and on weekends. A qualified doctor will be on call on a 24 hour basis to respond to your animal's needs.
  • Exotic Pets – Animals that are outside the range of those normally kept in a domesticated environment. These may include reptiles such as lizards and various species of birds.
  • Holistic – An approach to care that considers many alternative and natural options in place of or in addition to medicines.
  • Surgery – An invasive procedure performed by a doctor at an animal hospital for the purpose of correcting an injury, illness, or malformation. X-rays are often used to determine if surgery is necessary.
  • Heartworm – A parasite that lives and multiplies within the heart of an animal such as a dog. Treatment requires medicines.
  • Cyst – An abnormal growth that may secrete liquid or another body fluid.
  • Malignant – A tumor that is growing and is associated with cancer. Tumors can often be lethal in humans and animals.
  • Spay – Sterilization of a female animal. This may be done in a hospital or in office.
  • Vaccination – Medicine given to an animal to prevent future illness.
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    Schaumburg, IL 60173
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    9339 Rosedale Hwy Ste H, Bakersfield, CA 93312
    We are a full service dog, cat, bird and reptile and exotic animal hospital. We provide vaccines, internal medicine and surgery, in addition to services like ear cropping and flea control.
    (661) 589-1234
    Rosedale Veterinary Hospital
    10611 Rosedale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93312
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    (661) 588-9630
    User Review: "Dr. Sheahan has been my vet for over 13 years. She has taken care of a great deal of my animals. Her and her staff have..." - Julie (CA)
    Affordable Pet Hospital Inc
    8150 Hageman Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93312
    Our veterinary clinic offers complete companion animal care for your pet. Our local facility is new and thoroughly modernized . Check-ups, vaccinations, emergency care and surgery.
    (661) 829-5904
    American Animal Care Center
    905 20th St, Bakersfield, CA 93301
    (661) 864-7906
    Mobile Pet Veterinary Services
    Bakersfield, CA 93303
    (661) 496-8709
    Stiern Veterinary Hospital
    17 Monterey St, Bakersfield, CA 93305
    (661) 327-5571
    Nile Point Veterinary Hospital
    2007 Niles St, Bakersfield, CA 93305
    (661) 327-9516
    Norman E Lohr DVM
    2007 Niles St, Bakersfield, CA 93305
    (661) 327-9516
    Caitlin Seeley DVM
    17 Monterey St, Bakersfield, CA 93305
    (661) 327-5571
    Eric Bollier DVM
    17 Monterey St, Bakersfield, CA 93305
    (661) 327-5571
    Banfield Pet Hospital
    4100 Ming Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 396-8216
    Southwest Veterinary Hospital
    2905 Brundage Ln, Bakersfield, CA 93304
    (661) 327-5719
    Kathy Lehnhard DVM
    6400 Nottingham Ln, Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 832-7814
    Animal Emergency & Urgent Care
    4300 Easton Dr Ste 1, Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 322-6019
    Kim Bonham DVM
    6400 Nottingham Ln, Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 832-7814

    Veterinarians are specialists who are qualified to treat injured and diseased animals. Often vets work at pet hospitals and animals clinics in order to assist countless pet owners with emergency care and regular check-ups. These animal doctors are even able to administer medicine to cats, dogs, exotic frogs, and pet hamsters. With so many people in the United States alone, there are millions of pets that need check-ups, surgery procedures, and medicines. This is why veterinarians can be found in most towns and cities across the nation. If you own a pet dog, rabbit, bird, or horse, you may have needed a vet’s professionals assistance at some point or another. After all, animals do require health care and medical treatments at times. It does not matter if the pet is a cat, lizard, or a few mice. Any living creature can experience health problems or disease. Most people with pets visit a regular veterinarian each year in order to get the animal’s shots and vaccinations updated. This is to help prevent diseases like rabies and leukemia. Some vet clinics and animals hospitals provide 24 hour care. This is so that they can help pet owners with emergency situations. You can bring your cat or dog in at any hour to acquire medicine or medical assistance. There are assistants that work with the vets in order to do x-rays and run tests. You can acquire more specifics and details regarding veterinarians and pet hospitals by surfing the web. You can additionally learn more about holistic vets in your area.
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