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 Causes and Treatments for a Cat Heart Murmur
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Causes and Treatments for a Cat Heart Murmur

Heart murmurs can either be nothing serious or they could be something for you and your vet to keep an eye on. Early detection is the key, so it's important to take your cat/kitten to the vet often. Find out more here. Read

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Causes and Treatments for a Cat Heart Murmur By Meredith Alling

Heart murmurs can either be nothing serious or they could be something for you and your vet to keep an eye on. Early detection is the key, so it's important to take your cat/kitten to the vet often. Find out more here.

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3 Dangers of an Enlarged Heart in Cats By Meredith Alling

If your cat has been diagnosed with an enlarged heart, it's important to learn all that you can about this condition and the steps you can take to ensure that it doesn't cause additional serious health complications.

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4 Common Causes of Heart Failure in Cats By Meredith Alling

Heart failure is a very serious condition that should be diagnosed as quickly as possible. Survival is possible with treatment and early detection. Learn what the most common causes of heart failure in cats are.

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5 Facts on Heart Disease in Dogs and Cats By Robyn Johnson

The Top 5 Facts about heart disease will help you keep your pet safe, or on the road to recovery.

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5 Ways To Prevent Heart Disease In Cats By Lauren Leonardi

Heart disease is not always something that is caught early in cats because the symptoms set in later rather than sooner. That's why prevention is the best treatment. Learn more here on how you can protect your feline's heart.

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Advantage II vs Advantage for Cats and Dogs By Lauren Leonardi

Pet owners have been relying on Advantage products for top notch parasite control for many years. Some may wonder how Advantage II compares with first generation Advantage.

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Can People Get Heartworms? By Jesse Feldman

The possibility of your pet contracting heartworm disease is probably already more than you want to consider. Can those heartworms infect you or your family as well? Can people get heartworms? Find out here.

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Cat Heart Murmur Treatment Options By Sam Bourne

Heart murmurs can be serious business. Sometimes they are "innocent," or not life threatening, but they can also be a sign that something is wrong, and when it comes to the heart it is best not to take chances. Learn what types of treatment options are out there.

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Cat Heartworm Treatments Comparison Guide By Sam Bourne

Heartworms in cats are more than just an icky idea -- these worms can do some serious damage! Do everything you can to keep your cat safe from heartworms by protecting them with preventative medication. Here are some of your best options.

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Don't Let Heartworm Get Your Pet's Heart By Madeleine Burry

Heartworm disease can lead to severe health problems and even death if left untreated. Learn how to prevent and treat the condition here.

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Heart Disease in Dogs and Cats By Robyn Johnson

Heart disease in dogs and cats can develop for multiple reasons, and show in different symptoms. Here's what you should know about heart disease in pets.

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Heartgard FAQs - Everything You Need to Know By Sam Bourne

Heartgard helps to protect our cats and dogs against the ever-looming threat of heartworm infection. Keeping our pets safe from this potentially life threatening disease, Heartgard can be a great way to arm your pet against these vile creatures, but it helps to know all the facts before putting your pet on any new medication. Here are the answers to some of the most common questions about Heartgard.

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Heartworm Medication - Dog Heartworm Prevention Meds By Team PetCareRx

There are many different types of heartworm medication, ranging from chewable tablets to spot on treatments. Learn about the different options here.

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Heartworms in Dogs - Symptoms You Should Know By Team PetCareRx

Early detection of heartworms can protect your dog from serious illness or worse. Read about heartworms in dogs and how to combat them at PetCareRx.

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High Blood Pressure in Cats & What To Do About It By Sam Bourne

High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a complication most of us are familiar with, but did you know that it can affect cats as well? While it may present itself differently than in humans, hypertension is just as serious to a catโ€™s well being. Learn the symptoms and treatments of high blood pressure in cats.

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How Do Dogs and Cats Get Heartworm Disease? By Gina Carey

Heartworm disease can potentially be fatal to your beloved dog. Learn how a single bite from a mosquito can put your dog at risk.

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How Testing for Heartworm Changes with Life Cycle By Kat Sherbo

Heartworms are tricky to test for because the diagnostics we have only detect specific stages in the heartworm life cycle, making a false negative a frequent occurrence. Find out when and how to best test for heartworms.

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How to Perform Cat or Dog CPR By Jesse Feldman

Cats and dogs can get into emergency situations just like we do, and it's important as pet parents that we know what to do in those critical situations. Learn more here on how to perform CPR on your pet. You never know when you may have to save your pet's life.

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How to Treat Heart Disease in Pets By Robyn Johnson

Learn about preventing and treating heart disease in your cat or dog here.

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Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy In Cats And Dogs By Meredith Alling

When it comes to heart disease, there are plenty of types to go around. However, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is considered one of the most common. Since it is so common, vets know a lot about it. So find out here a lot of what you should know about this disease, from the causes to the treatment options.

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Mitral Valve Disease In Dogs And Cats By Lauren Leonardi

Mitral valve disease is one of the top causes of congestive heart failure in pets. It is more commonly found in dogs, however cats are still susceptible. Although there is no cure for this disease, there are treatment options available. Find out what they are here.

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Nutrition for Cats and Dogs with Heart Disease By Madeleine Burry

Cats and Dogs with heart diseases are going to need dietary adjustments in conjunction with their medication. Here is what you need to know about giving your pet the proper food for their condition.

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Patent Ductus Arteriosus In Dogs And Cats By Meredith Alling

Patent ductus arteriosus is a severe heart defect that can affect the blood circulation of your pet. This abnormal disorder can lead to high-blood pressure and congestive heart failure. Being a genetic disposition, it is important to avoid breeding pets that are affected. Learn more here.

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Revolution vs Frontline: Comparing Pest Preventatives By Lauren Leonardi

Pests are everywhere. They are completely unavoidable. So the best thing is to get your pet on preventative medications. Learn more here about two leading preventatives of fleas, ticks, and heartworm in order to decide which is best for your pet.

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