New Kitten Care

What is more irresistible than bringing home a new kitten?! Pet health is very important at any age, but especially for kittens. Here at Livonia Veterinary Hospital, your kitten’s first year of care is customized and based on its specific needs to set the right foundation for good health. Below are our recommendations to keep your kitten in great health.

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    Pet Food- Facts & Fiction

    There are so many different options, trends and fads when it comes to our pet’s food.  Don’t let marketing tactics get the best of you!  We want to provide you with the best…

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    Intestinal Parasites- Indoor Cats Get Them Too!

    Up to 85% of kittens may be infected with intestinal parasites. Roundworm, hookworm, whipworm, tapeworm, and giardia are the most widespread in the U.S. The roundworm (Toxocara cati) is most…

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    Feline Leukemia

    Feline Leukemia Virus (FeLV) FeLV is a disease that reduces the immune system’s ability to protect itself against secondary infections caused by common bacteria, viruses, protozoa and fungi. FeLV causes cancer…

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    NYS Rabies Vaccine Information

    What Pet Owners Need to Know About Rabies Vaccinations in New York State State law requires rabies vaccinations for all cats, dogs and domesticated ferrets.   Where can I get…

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    Litter Training Your Kitten

    How do I litter-train my kitten? Pick a container that is an appropriate size. If your kitten is very small, you will need a box with low sides so he…

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    A Poison Safe Home

    Foods To Avoid Feeding Your Pet: Alcoholic beverages Avocado Chocolate (all forms) Coffee (all forms) Fatty foods Macadamia nuts Moldy or spoiled foods Onions, onion powder Raisins and grapes Salt…

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    Parasite Prevention & Control

    Parasites are not something anyone wants to deal with, let alone hear about!  They range from ectoparasites to worms to intestinal parasites and they can set up camp on, or inside…

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    Pet Health Insurance

    We all want what is best for our pets, and there are incredible veterinary services to choose from today. By taking full advantage of these care options, your pet can…

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    Flea Prevention and Control

    Fleas can cause problems for pets ranging from minor to life-threatening. Not only can these parasites cause severe itching, irritation, and allergies, but they can also transmit tapeworms and diseases.…

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    Microchip Pet Identification

    Imagine if your puppy or kitten got lost. You’d want to give him or her the best chance of getting home. With microchipping, you can! Microchipping is a safe, permanent way to…