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Helpful tips and advice from our Mankato vets to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

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What is Tooth Resorption in Cats?

What is Tooth Resorption in Cats?

Tooth resorption is a painful condition that affects approximately 40% of adult cats and often goes unnoticed and untreated. Today, our Mankato vets share the symptoms of tooth resorption in cats.

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How to Stop and Prevent Periodontal Disease in Dogs

How to Stop and Prevent Periodontal Disease in Dogs

Your dog's oral and overall health are closely related, but sadly many dogs don't receive the dental care they need to prevent issues such as periodontal disease. Our Mankato vets have some tips to help.

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Is My Dogs Mouth Cleaner Than Mine?

Is My Dogs Mouth Cleaner Than Mine?

People have been claiming that "a dog's mouth is cleaner than a human's mouth" for a long time, but is it true or just an old wives tale? Today, our Mankato vets discuss the facts for you.

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Hookworms In Dogs

Hookworms In Dogs

Hookworms cause gastrointestinal problems for healthy adult dogs but can be fatal to puppies. Today, our Mankato vets share facts about hookworms in dogs and how these problematic parasites can be treated or prevented.

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Parasite Control in Dogs: Why It's Important

Parasite Control in Dogs: Why It's Important

Parasites are a looming danger to your dog. In this post, our Mankato vets will go over some of the parasites that your dog is at risk of contracting and why it is so important to prevent the infection and practice parasite control.

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Dog Vaccinations: Puppy Shots Schedule

Dog Vaccinations: Puppy Shots Schedule

Annual vaccinations from our Mankato vets are typically far cheaper than paying to have your dog treated for the diseases these vaccines protect against. We are here to explain why your puppy needs their shots and the recommended schedule.

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What You Need to Know About Giardia in Dogs

What You Need to Know About Giardia in Dogs

Giardia is a parasite that can affect dogs, cats and humans with the infection Giardiasis. In this post, our Mankato vets define Giardia, how it spreads, and how it is treated. 

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Benefits of Chiropractic Care For Pets

Benefits of Chiropractic Care For Pets

Just like humans, our pets can suffer from misalignments and could benefit from some maintenance once in a while. Our Mankato vets are here to talk about how chiropractic care for pets can help them stay comfortable even as they age.

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Back Pain in Dogs

Back Pain in Dogs

Learn about the signs of back pain in dogs. Find out about treatment options for back pain in dogs that your Mankato vet can offer to help your dog feel better faster.

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My Dog Ate Gum: Is That Dangerous?

My Dog Ate Gum: Is That Dangerous?

If you are worried because your dog might have eaten gum then this article will provide you will all the information you need to know and when to bring your dog to the River Hills Pet Care Hospital vets.

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Compassionate Veterinary Care

At River Hills Pet Care Hospital our experienced vets are passionate about improving the health of Mankato companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's appointment.

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