Cat wellness in Dalton, GA

Cat Wellness

Your cat’s health is always our number one priority, which is why for most pets we recommend annual wellness exams to ensure that your animal companion remains in good health. If your cat is a senior–over nine years old–we strongly suggest twice-yearly exams and blood screenings. That’s because pets age more rapidly than humans, meaning…

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Dog Vaccinations in Dalton, GA

Cat Vaccinations

Young animals are like kids–it’s a never-ending job to keep them safe and happy. Vaccinating your cat is a relatively inexpensive but very important way to protect his or her health. In addition to preventing many life-threatening illnesses, vaccinations can prevent diseases prevalent in wildlife and those that can be passed to humans. It’s important…

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Feline surgery in Dalton, GA

Feline Surgery

Surgery is often the most effective way to treat many serious injuries and disorders, and Dalton Animal Care is proud to offer state-of-the-art facilities and equipment. Our hospital provides a full range of surgical services for cats ranging from standard spaying and neutering to advanced, highly specialized procedures. Surgery specialties: Patient safety and comfort is…

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Cat spay and neuter

Cat Spay & Neuter

Every year thousands of stray and unwanted animals are euthanized in shelters across the United States. Many of these deaths are the avoidable result of owners failing to spay and neuter their pets. Even if you keep a close watch on your pet, accidents happen, and unexpected offspring means more animals that won’t be given…

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Feline Preventative Care in Dalton, GA

Feline Preventative Care

Pets are like kids–it’s a never-ending job to keep them safe and happy. Routine preventative health care such as vaccinations, viral testing, and internal parasite screenings are very important to minimize certain diseases. Below are the different types of vaccinations and preventative health screenings that we offer and recommend to our feline patients at Dalton…

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Cat nutrition in Dalton, GA

Cat Nutrition

Ever heard the expression that “you are what you eat”? Well the same is true for our pets. A nutrition-rich diet is your cat’s first line of defense and a cornerstone of preventive care. Proper daily nutrition will go a long way in keeping your pet healthy by bolstering the immune system and supporting normal…

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Cat Microchipping in Dalton, GA

Cat Microchipping

One of the worst feelings to experience as a pet owner is a realization that your pet has gone missing. Only 2% of cats make it back to their owners—which can make it feel like you’ll never see your pet again if they get lost. Cat Microchipping in Dalton, GA Dalton Animal Care wants to…

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Feline Lab Tests in Dalton, GA

Feline Lab Tests

Dalton Animal Care has the capability to perform various blood tests, pre-anesthetic bloodwork, and other types of testing on site instead of sending samples to an outside lab. This saves time, money, and most importantly, you don’t have to wait overnight for results—meaning your cat gets a diagnosis and needed treatment sooner. Testing provided in…

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Cat heartworm treatment in Dalton, GA

Heartworm in Cats

When they bite, mosquitoes can transmit heartworm infection. And those heartworms can wreak havoc on your dog or cat. These parasites can severely and sometimes fatally damage the heart, lungs, and blood vessels. Some pets may not show any signs of infection; in those that do, symptoms can vary widely. Are Cats Susceptible to Heartworm…

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Cat Fleas & Ticks

Various animals like squirrels, rabbits, chipmunks, and birds can all carry fleas and ticks into your yard. These parasites aren’t just a nuisance; they can cause serious—and sometimes deadly—diseases, including Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, babesiosis, ehrlichiosis, and tick paralysis. Fleas suck the blood out of animals and humans, so getting them in your…

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