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Our Clackamas veterinarians share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

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Cat Breeds That Live the Longest

Cat Breeds That Live the Longest

Although most cats live for 10-14 years or so on average, some breeds of cats do live longer than others. Today, our Clackamas vets list some breeds of cats that tend to live longer lives so you can have your feline companion for many years to come.

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Weight Loss In Older Dogs: When To Worry

Weight Loss In Older Dogs: When To Worry

While we are normally concerned with our dogs becoming overweight, as they become older senior dogs some canines start to lose weight. Here, Our Clackamas vets discuss weight loss in a senior dog and when you should be concerned.

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Old Cats – Caring for Senior Cats

Old Cats – Caring for Senior Cats

Thanks to advancements in veterinary care and medicine, pet nutrition and diet research and development, and accessibility to information for pet owners, our senior cats are living far longer than they used to. Today, our Clackamas vets talk about what to expect as your cat ages and share tips on how to care for your senior cat.

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Aging cats:  When Is a Cat Considered a Senior?

Aging cats: When Is a Cat Considered a Senior?

Today our Clackamas Pet Clinic vets discuss at what age a cat is considered senior, how to spot signs of aging, and the special care requirements that an aging cat might need

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When Is a Dog Considered a Senior?

When Is a Dog Considered a Senior?

We all understand that our pets age differently than we do so it can be difficult to know how old your dog is and if your dog is considered senior. Today, our Clackamas Pet Clinic vets can explain when your dog is considered a senior.

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Understanding Blood Tests for Dogs

Understanding Blood Tests for Dogs

Our Clackamas vets know that it can be challenging to understand why your pet needs blood testing, and what those results mean. Today we explain more about blood tests for your dog.

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Diarrhea in Cats: Common Causes & When It's Serious

Diarrhea in Cats: Common Causes & When It's Serious

Diarrhea is easily one of the messiest and most distressing symptoms a cat parent may experience in their feline friend. Here, our Clackamas vets discuss the common causes of diarrhea in cats and when to know when this condition becomes serious.

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What is Kennel Cough in Dogs? Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention

What is Kennel Cough in Dogs? Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention

Kennel cough can leave your dog with a dry cough and plenty of discomfort. In this blog, our Clackamas vets share some knowledge about kennel cough in dogs and the steps you should take if your pup contracts this condition.

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Cat Teeth Cleaning: How to Clean Cat's Teeth?

Cat Teeth Cleaning: How to Clean Cat's Teeth?

Many of us know the pain and discomfort of dental health problems such as tooth decay and gum disease, but pet parents are often unaware that their feline friend could be suffering from similar, painful dental health issues. Our Clackamas veterinary team explains how to spot dental health problems in your cat, some of the most common dental diseases in cats, and how these issues can be prevented or treated.

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Newborn Kittens: When Do Kittens Open Their Eyes?

Newborn Kittens: When Do Kittens Open Their Eyes?

Cats are the second most popular pets in the US, and most pet parents start caring for them as kittens. Today, our Clackamas vets give you some information about when newborn kittens open their eyes and other tips about their early development.

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