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Does your pet have Valley Fever?

Does your pet have Valley Fever?

Valley fever is a condition seen in people, dogs, cats and livestock throughout the Southwestern states but most especially in Arizona. Our Tucson vets explain the symptoms that could indicate that your pet has valley fever.

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How To Spot The Signs Of Joint Pain In Dogs

How To Spot The Signs Of Joint Pain In Dogs

Our Tucson vets see a lot of dogs suffering from joint pain. While joint pain can often be an age-related condition it's important to spot the signs early so that treatment as soon as possible to avoid further complications or worsening symptoms.

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Types of Pneumonia in Cats & Available Treatments

Types of Pneumonia in Cats & Available Treatments

Is your cat experiencing breathing difficulties? It could be pneumonia. Here our veterinary team at Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson explains more about pneumonia in cats, and the symptoms to watch for.

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Vestibular Disease in Dogs - Symptoms & How It's Treated

Vestibular Disease in Dogs - Symptoms & How It's Treated

At Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson our experienced emergency vets provide treatment information for concerned pet-parents witnessing the symptoms of Vestibular Disease in their dog. Below is more about this common condition, including symptoms and how it is treated.

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Vestibular Disease in Cats - Symptoms & Treatments

Vestibular Disease in Cats - Symptoms & Treatments

Is your cat staggering and losing their balance? The vets at our Tucson animal hospital know that witnessing the symptoms of Vestibular Disease in your cat be distressing for pet parents. Today we share the signs of this balance disorder and how vestibular disease in cats is treated.

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Does my pet have a neurological issue?

Does my pet have a neurological issue?

Is your pet staggering, confused or scratching at the air? It could be a sign of a neurological issue. Our Tucson veterinary neurology team shares some common signs of neurological issues in pets.

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What is IVDD in dogs, and how is it treated?

What is IVDD in dogs, and how is it treated?

Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) is a degenerative disease that can affect your dog's spinal cord and causes a range of painful mobility issues. Today our Tucson vets explain more about IVDD in dogs and how it is treated.

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Ehrlichiosis in Dogs - Treatment & Prognosis

Ehrlichiosis in Dogs - Treatment & Prognosis

Ehrlichiosis is a serious tick borne disease seen in dogs throughout the Southeastern and Southwestern United States. In today's post our Tucson vets explain the symptoms, treatment and prognosis for dogs with ehrlichiosis. 

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Cat Glaucoma - Symptoms & What to Do

Cat Glaucoma - Symptoms & What to Do

Glaucoma is a painful eye condition that can affect our feline friends as well as humans and other animals. Glaucoma in cats can strike suddenly and quickly lead to blindness if left untreated. Our Tucson emergency vets explain more about the signs and treatments for cat glaucoma.

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Common Eye Problems in Cats

Common Eye Problems in Cats

Eye problems in cats are fairly common and can be caused by a number of different issues. Below, our Tucson vets share 3 conditions that could affect your cat's eyes. 

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