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Here you can read some useful tips and helpful advice provided by our knowledgable Kinston vets, so you can help your pets achieve optimal lifelong health. 

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The Signs, Symptoms, & Causes of Kidney Failure in Dogs

The Signs, Symptoms, & Causes of Kidney Failure in Dogs

In this blog, our Kinston vets discuss kidney failure in dogs, sharing details about its causes and symptoms, as well as the treatment options that are available.

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Best Dogs for Families

Best Dogs for Families

Are you and your family looking to adopt a new dog? In this blog, our Kinston vets share 10 dog breeds that are good with kids, each of them has different temperaments so you can find the one that can fit your family best.

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Anemia in Cats: Types, Symptoms & Treatment

Anemia in Cats: Types, Symptoms & Treatment

Today, our Kinston vets describe the kinds of anemia your cat could develop, including the causes, symptoms, and available treatments. 

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What is Kennel Cough in Dogs? Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention

What is Kennel Cough in Dogs? Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention

If your dog's cough is non-productive and dry, they might have Kennel Cough. In this blog, our Kinston vets explain what kennel cough is, what makes it so infectious as well as how it can be treated.

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Fever In Dogs: What To Look Out For

Fever In Dogs: What To Look Out For

It can be tricky to notice a fever in dogs. Here, our Kinston vets explain the common symptoms, and how to detect fever in dogs, and what you can do to ease their discomfort.

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

Because you love your pet you want to make sure that they get the best possible veterinary care which is why our Kinston vets are discussing the qualifications you should look for in a veterinarian.

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What is the difference between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

What is the difference between pet insurance and a pet wellness plan?

If you are looking for a way to make your pet's healthcare more affordable you have two options available to you, Wellness Plans and pet insurance. Today our vets in Kinston discuss the differences between each option.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is dangerous for cats and dogs in Kinston. It can cause severe lung disease, heart failure, damage to your pet's organs, and potentially death. Most of the time the disease can be found in ferrets, dogs, and cats. Today our veterinary team at Five Oaks Animal Hospital discusses why prevention is important.

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Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

Why should I bring my pet in for a fecal exam?

The best way to keep your family and pets safe from intestinal parasites is with annual fecal exams for your cat or dog. In this blog, our vets in Kinston discuss the ways fecal exams help find intestinal parasites and how they help keep your pet safe from serious parasitic conditions. 

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Five Oaks Animal Hospital is thrilled to be accepting new patients! Our qualified vets are passionate about the health of Kinston companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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