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Our Torrance veterinarians share tips and advice that can help keep your pets happy and in tip-top shape.

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How to Help a Dog With Allergic Dermatitis

How to Help a Dog With Allergic Dermatitis

We often see dogs with "hot spots" or allergic dermatitis. Dogs often develop these skin conditions when they are exposed to allergens. Our Torrance vets discuss ways you can recognize and treat allergic dermatitis in dogs.

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Can Acupuncture Help My Pet Feel Better?

Can Acupuncture Help My Pet Feel Better?

Are you considering acupuncture for your pet? Our Torrance vets discuss veterinary acupuncture, the process, its advantages, and the conditions it can treat help treat.

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Chronic Pain in Dogs

Chronic Pain in Dogs

Dogs can be very good at hiding pain and illness. We believe that dog owners need to be aware of the signs of chronic pain in dogs. Our Torrance vets are here to tell you all about it.

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ACL (CCL) Surgery in Dogs

ACL (CCL) Surgery in Dogs

Due to the anatomy of your dog's leg, ACL injuries are very common in dogs. Today our Torrance vets explain the symptoms of ACL injuries in dogs, and surgery that can be performed to treat these common knee injuries. 

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FHO Surgery in Dogs

FHO Surgery in Dogs

FHO surgery can be an effective way to treat hip problems and restore pain-free mobility in some dogs. Today our Torrance vets describe how a dog's hip works, problems that could affect your dog's hip, and what’s involved in FHO surgery.

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Dog Knee Surgery: What to Expect

Dog Knee Surgery: What to Expect

If your pooch is suffering from a torn cranial cruciate ligament (CCL/ACL) your Torrance vet may recommend surgery to repair the damaged knee and get your dog up and running again. Here are 3 common surgeries for treating this knee injury in dogs.

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What Is the Best Diet for a Diabetic Dog

What Is the Best Diet for a Diabetic Dog

If your dog has been diagnosed with diabetes, controlling their diet is an important component of their treatment. Today our Torrance vets explain the best diet for a diabetic dog.

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Senior Dog Food: Best Food for Older Dogs

Senior Dog Food: Best Food for Older Dogs

You love your senior dog and want to feed them the very best food, but choosing the right food for your older dog can be tricky. That's why we recommend that you speak to your vet about the best food to meet the needs of your senior dog. In the meantime, here are a few tips from our Torrance vets on feeding older dogs.

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Cat Wound Care: How to Handle It

Cat Wound Care: How to Handle It

Sometimes during your cat's adventures, they can become injured and obtain a wound. Today, our Torrance vets discuss the common causes of wounds in cats, how you can help treat them, and when to take your lovable kitty to the vet.

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What Is a TTA Surgery for a Dog

What Is a TTA Surgery for a Dog

Cruciate Ligament tears are common knee injuries seen in dogs, and Tibial Tuberosity Advancement (TTA) surgery is one of the ways this condition can be treated. Today our Torrance vets discuss TTA Surgery for dogs, including its benefits, and what the procedure involves.

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New Patients Welcome

Harbor Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Torrance companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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