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Our veterinarians at New Ulm Regional Veterinary Center share helpful tips and advice in order to help keep your pets happy and healthy.

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Is a Rabbit a Type of Rodent?

Is a Rabbit a Type of Rodent?

If you are new to the world of rabbits then one of the questions that you may be asking is whether or not rabbits are a part of the rodent family. Our New Ulm vets answer the questions of if rabbits are rodents and discuss how the two are different.

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Types of Pet Birds

Types of Pet Birds

You may have come to the decision to add the beauty of a bird to your family. Our New Ulm vets have some information on some of the types of pet birds that could make a great addition to your home.

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Why is my Cat Breathing Heavy & What Can I Do

Why is my Cat Breathing Heavy & What Can I Do

One major difference between cats and dogs is that, unlike dogs, cats don't pant or breath heavy often. Here, our New Ulm vets talk about some causes of cats breathing heavy and when you should be concerned. 

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How to Care for a Pet Mouse

How to Care for a Pet Mouse

Mice can be great pets as they are easy to care for, have a quiet demeanor and are overall cute pets to have. Our exotic pet vets in New Ulm discuss everything to do with owning a pet mouse and how you can properly care for your newest addition.

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Heimlich Maneuver For Dogs: What To Do If My Dog Is Choking

Heimlich Maneuver For Dogs: What To Do If My Dog Is Choking

Dogs are notorious for chewing on things. They will chew on anything they find like clothing, bones, and any objects that are in reach. Unfortunately, sometimes these objects can become lodged in their throats. Here, our New Ulm veterinarians discuss what you should do if your dog begins choking and how to perform the Heimlich maneuver on them.

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Types of Bladder Stones in Cats & Their Symptoms

Types of Bladder Stones in Cats & Their Symptoms

While bladder infections in cats are relatively rare, our New Ulm vets often see cats suffering from uncomfortable symptoms related to bladder stones. In today's post, we look at the types, causes, symptoms and treatments for bladder stones in cats.

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Giardia in Dogs

Giardia in Dogs

The Giardia parasite in dogs can cause the infection of Giardiasis which primarily causes diarrhea. Our New Ulm vets explain what Giardia is, how it is transmitted, and how to treat it. 

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Why is my cat limping?

Why is my cat limping?

While cats are graceful animals there are times when nature might still get the best of them and they may become injured. Our New Ulm vets talk about why your cat may be limping and when you should be concerned.

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Poisonous Plants for Dogs

Poisonous Plants for Dogs

Along with various foods and chemicals, there are also a variety of plants that are poisonous to dogs as well. Our vets in New Ulm talk about which plants are poisonous for dogs, what the symptoms of poisoning are, when to be concerned, and how they can be treated.

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What is Kennel Cough in Dogs?

What is Kennel Cough in Dogs?

If you are noticing that your dog has a dry non-productive cough then your pup may be suffering from symptoms of Kennel Cough. Our New Ulm vets talk about Kennel Cough and how to protect your dog from this highly-contagious respiratory disease. 

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