Kitten Vaccinations

Vaccinating your kitten is very crucial at a young age. Read more to find out the important of kitten vaccination.


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Hypothyroidism in Dogs

Read about how hypothyroidism can threaten your pet's health.


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Parasite Awareness Month

Ticks, fleas and worms are back in full force! Learn how you can take preventative measures in protecting your pets from those nasty parasites!


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Welcome to Baxter Animal Hospital in Sudbury

Baxter Animal Hospital is a companion animal veterinary clinic that has been serving the Sudbury, Ontario area for over 15 years. We are committed to providing the highest quality of pet care throughout the life of your dog and cat. Our staff focuses on preventative medicine for your new puppy and kitten, including neuter and spay surgery, routine vaccinations, and flea and heartworm prevention. Our veterinarians provide early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; as well as surgical and long term care to help your loved one stay healthy for a lifetime.

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Dental Health

My blog this month is to focus on your pet’s oral health, all because of my own recent oral health problem.  You see, 2 months ago, I began feeling, terrible pain in my lower jaw.  I had no idea what it was, so I did what most of us do now a day, I googled my symptoms.  A large list of possibilities popped up on the net and TMJ (temporomandibular joint) pain seemed to be the most likely ailment.  The pain became so intense that I was on 400 mg Ibuprofen every 6 hours just to keep the pain manageable.

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Common Household Pet Poisons

What most people don't realize is that there are many common household items that are toxic to pets that we don't really think about. There are the ones that almost everyone knows about like Chocolate and Antifreeze, but there are actually many others that don't seem to shine as bright in the spotlight. These toxins can be very dangerous and at times, can cause death. An important thing to remember is that animals and humans react very differently to food and medications which means that something that may seem harmless to us, may not be for our fur babies. Our pets are also very curious, so if something smells good, they'll eat it.

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