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How often should I take my dog to the vet?

How often should I take my dog to the vet?

Regular veterinary exams and preventive care provide your pooch with their best shot at a long and healthy life. Today, our Lisle vets explain how often your dog should see their vet at each stage of life.

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Signs of Heatstroke in Cats & What To Do

Signs of Heatstroke in Cats & What To Do

Our vets at Green Trails Animal Clinic in Lisle typically see far fewer cases of heatstroke in cats than in dogs, but it does happen. Below, our veterinary team shares the symptoms of heatstroke in cats, and what you should do if you think your cat is suffering from heatstroke.

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Why is my dog breathing fast but acting normal?

Why is my dog breathing fast but acting normal?

If your dog is breathing fast for no apparent reason, you're bound to be concerned. In today's post our Lisle vets explain fast breathing in dogs, describe symptoms and potential causes, and share tips on when to call a vet.

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My Cat Keeps Vomiting: What does it mean?

My Cat Keeps Vomiting: What does it mean?

All cats vomit occasionally, but frequent or severe vomiting is not normal and may be a sign that your cat is suffering from something more serious than an upset tummy. Our Lisle vets share some advice on when your cat's vomiting might be something serious.

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A Guide to Dog Wound Care

A Guide to Dog Wound Care

Today our Green Trails Animal Clinic team provides tips on dog wound care at home. While you should never hesitate to contact your vet if you're concerned, not every cut or graze is going to warrant professional attention, so we want to help you become an expert in doggy-first-aid.

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Signs of Choking in Pets & What to Do

Signs of Choking in Pets & What to Do

If an object gets lodged in your pet's mouth or throat and they begin to choke, our veterinarians recommend following these steps to help your pet until you can get emergency veterinary treatment in Lisle.

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How Can I Tell if My Cat is Sick?

How Can I Tell if My Cat is Sick?

If your feline friend is under the weather they will show subtle changes in behavior and energy level, but detecting these signs can be challenging for cat owners. Our Lisle vets recommend that you regularly monitor your cat's health and always watch for the following signs of illness.

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How to Stop Your Dog From Chewing

How to Stop Your Dog From Chewing

In today's post, our Lisle vets are here to help dog owners get a handle on destructive chewing from their canine companions. Read on to learn everything you need to know about why dogs chew and how to correct the behavior.

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The Best Breeds of House Cat

The Best Breeds of House Cat

Cats can make loving companions and faithful friends. Here are a few suggestions from our Lisle vets, on the best breeds to consider if you are looking for the perfect indoor house cat.

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Best Dogs for Families with Kids

Best Dogs for Families with Kids

If you have kids and are thinking of bringing home a new dog, you might be wondering which dog breeds get along best with children. While individual temperaments will vary, here are a few dog breeds our Lisle recommend for families with kids. 

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Green Trails Animal Clinic is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Lisle companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.

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