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In our blog, you will find helpful tips and advice from our Brighton vets and team - to help keep your four-legged friend happy and healthy between visits to our animal hospital.

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Bladder Stones In Cats

Bladder Stones In Cats

Bladder infections in cats are relatively rare, but our Brighton vets often see cats suffering from uncomfortable symptoms caused by bladder stones. Today, we look at the types, causes, symptoms and treatments for bladder stones in cats.

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Giardia In Dogs

Giardia In Dogs

Giardia is a parasite that can infect dogs, cats and humans with the Giardiasis. Today, our Brighton vets tell you more about Giardia, how it spreads, and how it is treated.

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Paralysis In Cats: Types And Treatments

Paralysis In Cats: Types And Treatments

Paralysis can affect cats in a number of ways – full paralysis (also called leg paralysis), partial leg paralysis, and laryngeal paralysis. Today, our Brighton veterinary team explains more about paralysis in cats, including the signs and treatment of these serious conditions.

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Causes, Symptoms and Treatment of Joint Pain in Dogs

Causes, Symptoms and Treatment of Joint Pain in Dogs

Joint pain symptoms are a common reason why many dogs are brought to be examined by our Brighton vets. While joint pain can often be an age-related condition there are effective treatments available to relieve joint pain in dogs of any age or activity level.

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TTA Surgery for Dogs

TTA Surgery for Dogs

Our Brighton vet team sees Cruciate Ligament tears commonly in dogs with knee injuries, and Tibial Tuberosity Advancement (TTA) surgery is one of the ways this condition can be treated. Learn more about TTA surgery for dogs below.

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Caring For Your Cat After Orthopedic Surgery

Caring For Your Cat After Orthopedic Surgery

After orthopedic surgery, your feline friend will need lots of love and at-home care to get back to living their best life. Today, our Brighton vet team will tell you about orthopedic surgery for cats and more about their recovery afterward. 

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Perineal Urethrostomy: PU Surgery for Cats

Perineal Urethrostomy: PU Surgery for Cats

Our feline friends can experience a urinary blockage without warning, and if standard treatments are ineffective then a perineal urethrostomy (PU) might be the answer. Today, join Brighton vets as they share more about PU surgeries for cats.

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Caring For Your Dog After Surgery

Caring For Your Dog After Surgery

It's important for canine caretakers to know how to care for their dog following surgery so that their animal friend gets back to a normal, active lifestyle as quickly as possible. Here are a few tips from our Brighton vets on how to care for your pup after surgery.

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Dog Intestinal Blockage Surgery: What It Is And How It Can Help

Dog Intestinal Blockage Surgery: What It Is And How It Can Help

If your dog is a habitual chewer or seems to eat just about everything in sight, you might be concerned about potential intestinal blockages. Our Brighton vets see this serious condition frequently and if not treated quickly it can cause devastating health issues up to the necessitation of major surgery to save your dog's life.

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Cat Urinary Tract Infections

Cat Urinary Tract Infections

Our Brighton veterinarians see urinary tract infections in cats on a rare basis; when we do, it is usually in senior cats or cats with another urinary tract issue or disease. We'll talk about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of urinary tract infections and diseases in cats today.

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