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6 Ways to Keep Your Dog’s Teeth Healthy

April 01, 2020

Dental issues are one of the most common health problems we see in our canine pals. Toothaches, infections, and other issues are extremely painful for dogs, just as they are for people. However, Fido can’t really care for his own teeth, so it’s up to you to do it for him. A Spring Valley, CA vet lists some ways to do that below. Brushing Brushing is really the best way to keep your four-legged friend’s … Read More »

FAQs about our Move

March 31, 2020

We have moved! The Fuerte Animal Hospital team has relocated and joined forced with our neighbor clinic, Care and Comfort Veterinary Hospital, to be the BEST in East County. Join us at our new location: Care and Comfort Veterinary Hospital 522 E Chase Ave El Cajon, CA 92020 Visit us online: www.careandcomfortvet.com Call Us: (619) 590-6160 What are the benefits of your new location? • We will have an extended medical team which means more … Read More »

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Brushing Your Cat’s Teeth

February 01, 2020

February is Pet Dental Health Month! Kitties can also be afflicted a wide variety of dental troubles, such as abscesses, cracked or broken teeth, tooth resorption, and feline stomatitis, which is a very painful mouth infection. One of the best ways to keep your cat’s choppers healthy is to brush them. We know, that sounds a bit risky, but it can be done. A La Mesa, CA vet discusses brushing Fluffy’s teeth below. Start Slow … Read More »

Senior Dog Care Tips

January 15, 2020

Dogs are wonderful and loyal companions, who stay faithfully by our sides throughout all of life’s ups and downs. However, your canine companion will go through his life stages much more quickly than you will. As Fido approaches his golden years, his needs will also change. A La Mesa, CA vet discusses senior dog care in this article. Health Care Your four-legged friend will need to see his veterinarian a bit more often as he … Read More »

Keeping Fido Fit

December 01, 2019

Is your dog a furry bundle of zoom? Or do you have a four-legged couch potato on your hands? Regardless of how playful and energetic Fido is or isn’t, he will need proper activity to stay healthy. Read on as a LA Mesa, CA vet discusses doggy fitness. Walks Daily walks are the main form of exercise for many pups. Your furry friend may get bored if his walks always follow the same route. Let … Read More »

8 Signs Of Doggy Dental Problems

September 01, 2019

Did you know that as many as 80 percent of adult dogs have some form of gum disease? That’s a pretty staggering number! Our canine pals can also be afflicted by other dental issues, such as cracked, chipped, or broken teeth; abscesses; and misalignments. Your pet can’t tell you if his choppers hurt, so it’s up to you to watch for warning signs. A La Mesa, CA vet lists some key ones in this article. … Read More »