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Effective Immediately, due to Coronavirus DAC will limit the number of clients in our lobby. We ask that no more than 3 be present at one time. PLEASE call or text 706-278-1113 before coming in. Also, if just picking up we request whenever possible to pay by phone before pick up and call when you are here. It will be brought to your car. DAC will be here as much as possible to care for your pets during this pandemic. We will adjust if necessary due to public health mandates or employee availability. DAC wants to do our part to help limit the spread of this virus 

Cat Preventive Care


This collection of Cat Preventive Care articles has been curated for you by Dalton Animal Care. If you would like to talk to a veterinarian, please give us a call at (706) 278-1113.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Lumps and Bumps

You’re petting your cat or bathing your dog when—wait, what’s that?

Finding a lump or bump on your pet can be a worrisome experience, but don’t panic. Masses of all kinds, from harmless skin growths to malignant tumors, are fairly common. While most are benign, it’s always better to err on the side of caution by following these steps.


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Warm and Fuzzy: 5 Winter Weather Pet Safety Tips

Baby, it’s getting cold outside! As you fire up the furnace and dig the sweaters out of the back of the closet, remember that your pet needs special care during the winter months, too. Follow these five tips to keep your pet safe and warm all season long.


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Can Wildlife Make Your Pet Sick?

If your pet spends time in the great outdoors, you may not give much thought to who he shares that space with—but you should. From deer and coyotes to foxes, skunks, bats, and raccoons, wild animals can pose a serious threat as they carry a variety of diseases that can be transmitted to pets and people. 


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Creating a Harmonious Multi-Cat Family

As the warmer months arrive this year, so does “kitten season.” Most areas of the United States experience kitten season, when cats go into heat and begin having litters of kittens, between April and October.


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Home for the Holidays: Your New-Pet Checklist

Did you bring home a new pet for the holidays? Welcoming a furry member to the family is an exciting time, and it can be easy to forget a few simple but important steps to ensure life with your new dog or cat begins on the right paw.

Get a head start on a happy, healthy life together with these tips.


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