Country Lane Animal Hospital

9019 Carolina Blvd.
Clyde, NC 28721

(828)627-9100

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Senior Cats' Health Issues

A cat’s health changes with age. Physical and mental changes occur, just as they do with people. Most older cats sleep more than they did when young, and they u ...

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Flea Anemia in Cats and Dogs

Every summer at least one of my patients dies from excessive fleas. This year we hope to get the message out early: Fleas aren't just a nuisance. They drink blo ...

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Vaccine Information for Dogs, Cats, Puppies and Kittens

Why Do Baby Animals Need A Series Of Shots And How Many Do They Need?When a baby kitten or puppy is born, its immune system is not yet mature; the baby is wide ...

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Strangles Vaccination for your Horse

If you have horses, chances are you have heard of the disease strangles.  Strangles is an upper respiratory tract infection caused by the bacterium Streptococcu ...

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What's in a Name?

Most veterinarians will warn you to never name a pet “Lucky.” For some reason, most Luckys are anything but. The canine versions have a knack for sniffing out ...

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MRSA: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Dogs and Cats

Staphylococcus aureus, often called Staph aureus or S. aureus, is a bacterium that is normally carried in the nose of about 30% of the general human population ...

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