American Veterinary Hospital is proud to meet the rigorous veterinary service and care requirements necessary to be accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).
Vets in the United States require certain certifications to be allowed to practice veterinary medicine - not only that, some specializations require further certifications for vets to rightfully claim their expertise in a given field. Today the team at American Veterinary Hospital discusses the qualifications to look for when choosing a vet
Heartworm disease is a serious condition that, left untreated, most often results in death. Heartworm Disease afflicts our furry friends with heart failure, severe lung disease, and irreparable damage to other organs; today, the Stockton vet team at American Veterinary Hospital discuss the parasite born disease and how to prevent it.
Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and are therefore dangerous to people and pets. In this post, our Stockton vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.
Did you know your pet's poop hides the key to one of the best ways to keep them and the rest of your family safe from intestinal parasites? Annual fecal exams give your Stockton vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Stockton vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.