Our La Mesa veterinarians share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

You love your pet and want to be sure your vet has the right qualifications to provide the veterinary care they need. So what qualifications should you look for?

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The Difference Between Pet Insurance & Wellness Plans

The Difference Between Pet Insurance & Wellness Plans

There are distinct benefits to both wellness plans and pet insurance, but it's important to understand the differences between them.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.

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Protecting your pet (and your family) from ticks

Protecting your pet (and your family) from ticks

Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases. In this post, our La Mesa vets explain how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.  

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Preventing and treating leptospirosis in dogs

Preventing and treating leptospirosis in dogs

Our La Mesa veterinarians list signs and symptoms of leptospirosis in dogs and what you can do to protect your canine companion.

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What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

What are some common cat illnesses & symptoms?

Numerous cat illnesses and their symptoms may worry you, or even be fatal if left untreated for too long. Our La Mesa vets offer insight on signs and symptoms to be aware of.

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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?

Getting yearly fecal exams at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecal exams give your La Mesa vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise. 

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How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

How can I tell if my cat or dog has fleas?

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 La Mesa vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas. 

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