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What Your Pet’s Stools Say About Their Health

What Your Pet’s Stools Say About Their Health

Do you favor the rapid swoop-and-bag approach to picking up your dog's stools or scooping cat litter? Although most pet owners would rather not prolong contact with their pet's feces, sneaking an occasional peak can provide valuable clues about your furry friend's...

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Reducing the Spread of Disease When You Have Multiple Pets

Reducing the Spread of Disease When You Have Multiple Pets

What's worse than a sick pet? Three of them! Viruses and parasitic infections can quickly spread among your pets, making them feel miserable. Taking these preemptive steps when one of your furry friends shows signs of an illness can help you protect the health of the...

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Why Do Pets Hide When They’re Sick?

Why Do Pets Hide When They’re Sick?

Has it been awhile since you've seen your pet? Although your cat, dog or rabbit could just be enjoying a little nap in a quiet corner of the house, lengthy disappearances may occasionally be a sign of an illness. Familiarizing yourself with some of the more subtle...

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Can My Pet Get Me Sick?

Can My Pet Get Me Sick?

Can I Catch an Illness from My Pet? Rabies isn't the only disease transmitted from animals to humans. In fact, you and your pet may share more diseases than you may realize. Fortunately, it's easy to avoid these diseases or conditions by taking a few precautions....

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Should my pet get a summer haircut?

Should my pet get a summer haircut?

A summer haircut may help you feel more comfortable during hot, humid summer weather, but it won't have the same effect on your pet. In fact, cutting or shaving your pet's fur can actually compromise your furry friend's ability to remain cool. Your Pet's Coat Provides...

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How to Tell A Pet’s Age from Its Teeth

How to Tell A Pet’s Age from Its Teeth

How to Tell Your Pet's Age From Its Teeth Do you know your pet's age? If you adopted your furry friend, his or her age may be a mystery. Fortunately, a quick look in your pet's mouth can help you narrow down a general age range. Puppies and Kittens Incisors, the...

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What is Taurine and Why do Cats Need It?

What is Taurine and Why do Cats Need It?

Taurine: The Amino Acid Essential to Your Cat's Health If you've ever taken a close look at the small print on a bag or can of cat food, you've probably noticed that taurine is among the list of ingredients. Taurine is an amino acid that helps keep your pet healthy...

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Ehrlichiosis: What You Should Be Looking For

Ehrlichiosis: What You Should Be Looking For

Ehrlichiosis: What You Should Know Lyme disease isn't the only tick-borne illness that can sicken your pet. Erlichiosis may also make your furry friend miserable. Fortunately, antibiotic treatment can kill the bacteria responsible for the illness. What is...

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Exceptional service and quality veterinary care in Burlington, WA.

At Skagit Animal Clinic, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are. We understand the bond between people and their pets, we share that bond with our own pets, and would be honored if you’d trust us to care for your four footed, furry family members.

CONTACT

Phone(360) 757-7202
Fax: (360) 757-2543
Emailvets@skagitanimalclinic.com

ADDRESS

1881 S. Burlington Blvd.
Burlington, WA 98233
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HOURS

Mon – Fri: 7:30 am – 6:00 pm
Sat: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun: Closed

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