Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and are therefore dangerous to people and pets. In this post, our Bakersfield 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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Lyme disease is one of the most common tick-transmitted diseases in the world and is seen in people and pets across California. In this post, our Bakersfield vets share information about Lyme disease in pets: what it is, symptoms to watch for, and treatment options.
Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Bakersfield vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet has fleas.
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Stine Veterinary Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vet is passionate about improving the health of Bakersfield companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.