Mountain Park Animal Hospital

5324 Five Forks Trickum Road
Lilburn, GA 30047

(770)921-2965

www.mpah.net

Food Allergy Trials in Dogs

Food Allergy Trial ObjectivesWhat Signs can be seen with a Food Allergy?A food allergy is a reaction to food that involves the body’s immune system.  It is usu ...

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Why Whiskers is Whisked off to the Back Room

Photo by Dr. Gregory Tackett A few nights ago, I was at rehearsal for our local community symphonic band, where I play keyboard percussion — xylophone, bell ...

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Plague and How Avoid It in You or your Companion Animals

In April 2011, a dog in New Mexico’s Sante Fe County was diagnosed with plague. Many people think plague is a disease that was only present hundreds of years ag ...

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Feather Picking (Feather Destructive Behavior)

Feather picking is an all too common condition in pet bird population. Also known as feather destructive behavior or feather damaging behavior (FDB), it seems ...

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Squirrels as Pets: A Really Bad Idea

Cute, isn't he? However, according to Coast & Canyon Wildlife Rehabilitation in Los Angeles, when infant ground squirrels feel threatened, they get into thi ...

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Once mum, gum maker to disclose xylitol content

Photo courtesy of Country Court Animal Hospital Dr. Janet Dornhoff, shown with her pets, had two frustrating experiences with a gum maker when she tried to fi ...

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