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We love educating our clients. That’s why we have curated and shared posts filled with helpful information regarding pet care.

Veterinary Blogs

Check out the latest educational articles and tips from the Forest Hills Cat Hospital team!

Tips for Helping Your Pets Adjust to Back-to-School Season

Tips for Helping Your Pets Adjust to Back-to-School Season

Guidelines to Assist Your Pets in Adapting to the Back-to-School Transition The onset of the back-to-school season heralds noteworthy alterations in the household dynamic, often impacting our cherished pets. As families revert to their regular routines, our furry...

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The Science Behind a Cat’s Purr

The Science Behind a Cat’s Purr

The Science Behind a Cat’s Purr Historically, cats have been renowned for their extraordinary capacity to purr—a sound that has the magical ability to induce instant feelings of relaxation and contentment in us. However, have you ever contemplated the underlying...

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The Ultimate Guide: How to Welcome a New Cat into Your Home

The Ultimate Guide: How to Welcome a New Cat into Your Home

The Ultimate Guide: How to Welcome a New Cat into Your Home In honor of Adopt a Shelter Cat Month—which should be every month, in our opinion—our team wants to smooth the way for bringing a new cat into your home. Cats are sensitive creatures, and it can be stressful...

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Signs That Your Pet’s Limp Requires Urgent Attention

Signs That Your Pet’s Limp Requires Urgent Attention

Signs That Your Pet's Limp Requires Urgent Attention Your pet’s lameness can usually wait until the next business day for veterinary care. However, certain conditions, plus limping, mean you need to head to your nearest emergency veterinary hospital right away....

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How To Help Your Arthritic Cat

How To Help Your Arthritic Cat

How To Help Your Arthritic CatUnless they have a less-than-full food bowl, cats rarely complain, which can make determining that they are suffering from arthritis pain difficult. However, if your cat has been diagnosed with arthritis or seems to have trouble getting...

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Protect Your Pet From Common Springtime Emergencies

Protect Your Pet From Common Springtime Emergencies

As the days brighten and become warmer, pets spend more time outdoors, which increases your pet’s risk for potential hazards. Keep your four-legged friend safe by staying aware of common springtime pet emergencies.  Insect bites and stings Inquisitive pets love to...

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3 Safe Pet Treats for Valentine’s Day

3 Safe Pet Treats for Valentine’s Day

3 Ways to Safely Treat Your Pet on Valentine’s Day Although you show your furry friend just how much you love them every day, Valentine’s Day gives you the opportunity to shower them with even more adoration. While your pet cannot have chocolate, there are many other...

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When Should I Schedule My First Pet Dental Cleaning?

When Should I Schedule My First Pet Dental Cleaning?

3 Ways to Tell When Your Pet Needs Their First Dental Cleaning Every pet is different, and so is the time frame in which they need their teeth cleaned. However, here are three signs that mean your four-legged friend would benefit from a professional pet dental...

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