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  • How Often Should You Cut Your Pet's Nails?
    How Often Should You Cut Your Pet's Nails? Just like humans, your pet's grooming requires more than just brushing your pet and bathing your pet. One of the most important factors Read more
  • How Often Should I Bathe My Pet
    How Often Should I Bathe My Pet? Pets make for wonderful companions and can bring a lot of joy to a household. Pets must be well-cared for, and that means more Read more
  • Unexpected Bleeding in Pets
    Unexpected Bleeding in Pets Since external bleeding can be caused by multiple situations, from trauma to an internal disease, it's essential to contact our team at New Hope Animal Hospital in Read more
  • Pet Poison Ingestion
    Pet Poison Ingestion Since pets are commonly viewed as being members of the family, pet poison ingestion can lead to the same panic that would be felt had your spouse or Read more
  • Treatments for Cherry Eye
    Why Do Dogs Get Cherry Eye and How Can a Vet Treat It? Have you noticed a red, swollen mass next to your dog’s lower eyelid? If so, your dog may Read more
  • What Is Cherry Eye?
    What Is Cherry Eye? Cherry eye occurs when the nictitating membrane (third eyelid), located in the eye's inner side, between the lower eyelid and the cornea, prolapses. It's mostly common to Read more
  • Cat Coughing
    Cat Coughing Coughing is often a sign of an inflammatory issue and affects the lower respiratory tract. If your feline is showing signs of distress and is frequently coughing, make an Read more
  • Sign of Seizure
    Signs of Seizure Dog seizures are alarming and can cause serious damage to your pet. When your pet is struggling or having a medical emergency, it may be difficult to determine Read more
  • Is Boarding The Right Option For Your Pet
    Is Boarding the Right Option for Your Pet? If you have to travel and can’t take your kit or pooch with you, boarding is a viable option to keeping your pet Read more
  • Puppy Training
    Puppy Training When it comes to puppy training, veterinarians have a wealth of information and advice that can help. If you live in or around Durham, NC, schedule an appointment with Read more
  • Flea & Tick Prevention in Cats
    Parasite Prevention for Your Pet at New Hope Animal Hospital New Hope Animal Hospital in Durham is dedicated to making life comfortable for your pets. This means helping to keep them Read more
  • Protecting Your Cat From Poisonous Plants
    Protecting Your Cats From Poisonous Plants It is summertime. But before you plant those pretty seeds you found at the local hardware store; you may want to research them. Some plants Read more
  • How Do Pets Get Leptospirosis
    What You Should Know About Leptospirosis Although we do not see many cases of it here at New Hope Animal Hospital, we thought that in the interest of public health, we Read more
  • Saftey Tips For Walking Your Dog
    Dog Walking: Safety Tips Every Pet Owner Should Know Walking isn’t just great exercise for you and man’s best friend; it’s a critical part of dog care that has an impact Read more
  • How to Tell if Your Pet Has An Eye Infection
    Durham Pet Advice: How to Tell if Your Pet Has an Eye Infection When you love your pet, you’re likely to see even small changes in behavior. It’s how we all Read more
  • Foxtails & Spring Hazards
    Keep Your Dog Safe from the Foxtail Spring Hazard If you own a dog, rather than choose this admittedly pretty plant for your lawns, eradicate it from your landscape. The foxtail Read more

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  • Fish

    If you’re thinking of getting a pet fish, you should know that your veterinarian has a lot of good advice about pet ownership. Fish can be very rewarding as pets, and you just may be surprised about how much fish actually interact with their owners. Here’s more valuable information about choosing ...

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  • Caring for Senior Cats

    Thanks to advancements in veterinary care, today’s cats can live well into their teen years. It is not uncommon for cats to live to be 18 or even older. However, in order for cats to live a long full life, they need proactive veterinary care to stay healthy. As cats age, they are at greater risk for ...

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  • Feline Stomatitis: Treatments

    Cats rarely display their pain, but cats with feline stomatitis are often the exception. If your cat appears to have mouth pain, is reluctant to eat, doesn't want to groom, is drooling, and doesn't want you to open its mouth, it may be suffering from this debilitating, degenerative oral condition, and ...

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  • Feline Leukemia Virus: What You Need to Know

    Feline leukemia (FeLV) is a virus that weakens your cat's immune system. Unfortunately, when the immune system does not function properly, your cat may be more likely to develop other diseases, such as cancer and blood disorders. How Cats Contract Feline Leukemia Cats get feline leukemia from other cats. ...

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  • Family Cats and Pregnant Women: Take Measures to Prevent Toxoplasmosis Infection

    Nothing must spoil the joys of becoming a new parent. Not even your pets. But family cats with normal, every day habits can pose a risk to expectant women. Women's immune systems can be disturbed by a parasite carried in fecal matter. If you're the primary caretaker of your family's feline friend it ...

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  • Create an Environment Your Cat Will Love

    The Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery confirms that feline emotional wellbeing, behavior and physical health are a result of how comfortable they are in their environment. Understanding how our cats interact with their environment can help us create a space for owners and cats to mutually thrive ...

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  • Catnip: Why Cats Love It

    Few things stimulate a cat's pleasure faster than catnip. Exposure to this simple herb can reveal a new side to their feline personality. Many cats will go crazy at the smell of this plant. Catnip has a reputation of being a feline drug and many cat owners wonder if it is safe to give it to their pet. ...

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  • Zoonosis

    Zoonosis refers to diseases that can be transmitted to humans from animals. In particular, they occur when an infected animal passes on bacteria, parasites, fungi or viruses to humans through scratches, saliva, feces and urine. Vectors (e.g., organisms like fleas and ticks) can also carry zoonotic diseases ...

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  • Sugar Gliders

    Thinking of getting a sugar glider? These tiny marsupials are energetic and friendly, making them popular choices as pets. Though they weigh less than a half-pound, they're more closely related to kangaroos than they are flying squirrels. If you think a sugar glider would make an ideal pet for your family, ...

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  • Epilepsy

    Epilepsy (often referred to as a seizure disorder) is a chronic neurological condition characterized by recurrent unprovoked seizures. It is commonly controlled with medication, although surgical methods are used as well. Epileptic seizures are classified both by their patterns of activity in the brain ...

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