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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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Eye Injuries in Pets: How to Deal With It

Eye Injuries in Pets: How to Deal With It

Eye injuries are common in pets. Here, our Torrance vets explain what symptoms to look for, and why you should seek veterinary care right away if your cat or dog is displaying symptoms of an eye injury.

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Types of Fevers in Dogs

Types of Fevers in Dogs

Detecting a fever in dogs can be difficult. Our Torrance vets are here to explain how to detect a fever in dogs, the causes, symptoms, and what you need to know to care for your pet.

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What Happens if a Dog Gets Rabies

What Happens if a Dog Gets Rabies

Rabies is a highly contagious and deadly virus for pets, luckily, it is preventable with the help of vaccinations and preventive care. Our Torrance vets are here to discuss the symptoms of rabies and how to prevent it from infecting your dog.

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New Patients Welcome

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