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Pet Care Tips

Our Gainesville veterinarians and team share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your pets looking and feeling their very best.

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Is my dog overweight?

Is my dog overweight?

Our Gainesville vets are seeing more and more dogs suffering from obesity-related conditions such as diabetes and joint pain. Today, our vets share some signs that may indicate that your dog is overweight, and what you can do to help get your pet's weight back on track.

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

At Browns Bridge Animal Hospital we know you love your pet and want to choose a vet with the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care that your companion animal needs. So, what qualifications should you look for?

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What are the differences between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

What are the differences between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

Wellness plans and pet insurance are both great options to help make your pet’s healthcare more affordable. Our Gainesville veterinary team explains more about wellness plans and pet insurance.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a life-threatening condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, and damage to other organs for pets in Gainesville and across the U.S. Today, our vets explain why the prevention of heartworm disease is essential for our pets.

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks are responsible for the spread of a number of serious diseases in the US and pose a health threat to people and our pets. Here, our Gainesville vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.  

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Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Annual veterinary fecal exams at your vet's office are the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Yearly fecal exams give your Gainesville vet the opportunity to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.

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How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

Fleas may be tiny, but they can make your pet miserable! Left untreated, these external parasites can even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Gainesville vets explain the early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet has fleas. 

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Browns Bridge Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Gainesville companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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