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Our veterinarians in Westfield offer you the helpful tips and useful advice you need on our blog to keep your pets happy and in great health.

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Newborn Kittens: When do kittens open their eyes?

Newborn Kittens: When do kittens open their eyes?

Kittens are an adorable addition to your family but require special care when they are newborns. Here, our Westfield vets answer questions like 'When do baby kittens open their eyes and start walking?' and offer tips on how to care for your newborn kitten.

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Puppy & Kitten: Are They a Good Match?

Puppy & Kitten: Are They a Good Match?

Bringing home a new puppy and a new kitten means you are in for hard work, but it's worth it. Today, our Westfield vets share advice on raising a puppy and a kitten together, whether they would make a good match and what to consider for their care.

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Puppy’s First Vet Visit: Checklist & What to Expect

Puppy’s First Vet Visit: Checklist & What to Expect

You brought home a new puppy, and it's such an exciting time, but what should you do to keep them happy and healthy? Here, our vets in Westfield offer a checklist of what to bring to your puppy's first vet visit, along with what to expect and questions to ask.

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My cat won't drink water! What should I do?

My cat won't drink water! What should I do?

While your cat likely drinks more often than you realize, there can be situations that lead to them avoiding water, resulting in dehydration. Here, our vets in Westfield discuss the signs of dehydration in cats and what to do if your cat won't drink water.

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Dog Wound Care: Complete Guide

Dog Wound Care: Complete Guide

While some minor injuries can be easily treated in the comfort of your home, others may require professional veterinary care. But how do you know when it is serious? Here, our Westfield veterinarians share a complete guide to dog wound care including tips and advice on when to call the vet.

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Leaving a Puppy at Home Alone for the First Time

Leaving a Puppy at Home Alone for the First Time

Anyone with a new puppy knows how much fun they can be, but also how much care and attention they need. Which can make it tough if you need to step out. Here, our Westfield vets talk about leaving your puppy at home alone for the first time, including tips and information about dog boarding as an alternative.

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How often should you take your dog for a vet checkup?

How often should you take your dog for a vet checkup?

Routine vet checkups help your furry friend to remain healthy throughout their life. Here, our vets discuss the purpose of annual pet wellness exams and how dog checkups at Westfield Animal Hospital in Westfield help manage the health of your pup.

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Is it better to have two dogs?

Is it better to have two dogs?

There are many benefits to bringing a second pup home to keep your old dog company, but there are still certain considerations that you should keep in mind. Is it better to have two dogs? Our Westfield veterinarians answer this question and offer advice to make introductions a success.

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Broken Jaws in Dogs: Causes & Treatments

Broken Jaws in Dogs: Causes & Treatments

A fractured jaw can happen unexpectedly and have a number of potential causes. Jaw fractures are especially common in small breeds of dogs. Here, our Westfield vets discuss broken jaws in dogs and how surgery may be able to repair and treat this type of injury.

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How many teeth do dogs have?

How many teeth do dogs have?

Just like humans, puppies are born without teeth then they go through multiple sets of teeth that grow in and fall out. Our Westfield vets talk about exactly how many sets of teeth dogs have, how to care for them and when you can expect them to fall out.

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Welcoming New Patients, Westfield Vet

Now Welcoming New Patients

Looking for a vet in Westfield? Our vets at Westfield Animal Hospital are now accepting new patients! Our friendly and welcoming vets love providing cats, dogs, and exotic pets with high-quality veterinary care. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.

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