Pet Care Blog

Our Charlotte veterinarians at Providence Animal Hospital share helpful tips and information to help you keep your pets healthy and happy.

What is the difference between pet insurance and wellness plan?

What is the difference between pet insurance and wellness plan?

Pet insurance and wellness plans are two different options for helping make your pet’s healthcare more affordable. Here, our vets explain the differences and the benefits of each.

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks are an external parasite that are a danger to people and pets because they can spread a number of serious diseases. Here, our vets explain what to look for and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can affect pets in the Charlotte area, which is why our vets believe that prevention is the best treatment option. 

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How do I know if my dog or cat has fleas?

How do I know if my dog or cat has fleas?

Fleas can make your pet miserable, and lead to infection or disease if left untreated. Detect flea infestations early by watching for these signs and symptoms. 

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How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

Lyme disease is one of the most common tick-transmitted diseases in the world. Here, our vets describe some of the symptoms to look out for.

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Can Cats Catch Colds?

Can Cats Catch Colds?

Like people, cats can catch colds. Here, our Charlotte vets tell you more about the causes and when to seek veterinary care for your cat.

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Why Do Dogs Eat Grass? Is It Safe?

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass? Is It Safe?

Today, our Charlotte vets tell a little about why dogs eat grass, and whether or not it's safe or even good for them.

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Why should my pet have a fecal exam?

Why should my pet have a fecal exam?

Yearly routine fecal exams give your vet the opportunity to check your pet for otherwise hard to detect intestinal parasites.

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