In this blog, our Santa Clarita vets share how often you should bathe your dog and the steps to make the bathing process as easy and comfortable as possible for you and your pup.
Pet Care Tips
Dog owners often find it challenging to groom an aggressive dog. In this post, our Santa Clarita vets discuss why some dogs become aggressive during grooming sessions and share tips on how to help make grooming less stressful for both you and your canine companion.
Extra attention should be given to grooming as cats enter their golden years. Here, our Santa Clarita vets explain grooming basics for both dogs and cats, and offer advice on at-home pet grooming.
One of the most important aspects of pet care is keeping your dog or cat groomed. In this post, our Santa Clarita vets discuss grooming basics for both dogs and cats, and offer tips for at-home pet grooming.
Cruciate ligament ruptures are a common orthopedic injury in dogs. Surgery may be required to repair these. Today, our Santa Clarita vets explain cruciate injuries in dogs and how surgery such as TTA (Tibial Tuberosity Advancement) can help to get them back on their feet and active again.
A dog's cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) is often referred to as the dog's ACL or 'cruciate'. The upper and lower leg bones at the dog's knee are joined by this connective tissue and can become injured. In this post, our Santa Clarita vets list the three primary types of ACL surgery for dogs.
For cats, urinary blockages can become life-threatening if not immediately treated. Your vet may recommend a perineal urethrostomy. Our Santa Clarita vets discuss the basics of a perineal urethrostomy surgery and what you can expect from your cat's procedure and recovery.
While IVDD surgery isn't always needed for dogs suffering from Intervertebral Disc Disease, the condition affects your pooch's ability to walk and surgical treatment is often the best option. IVDD surgeries aim to reduce pain, restore mobility and prevent further problems with the disc. Our Santa Clarita vets explain this treatment option in detail.
New Patients Welcome
Sweetwater Veterinary Clinic is accepting new patients! Our friendly and experienced vets are passionate about the health of Santa Clarita companion animals and horses. Get in touch today to book your four-legged friend's first appointment.