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Dental Success

These photos will give you an idea what a pet’s teeth look like before and after a professional dental cleaning.  Remember also that we are cleaning out the hidden pockets around the teeth too to prevent periodontal disease. Check out our behind the scenes video: https://youtu.be/_79ZWTi8acg

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AAHA Dental Care Guidelines

As discussed in previous blog articles, Animal Medical Clinic has been an AAHA (American Animal Hospital Association) Accredited Hospital since 1997. We follow strict guidelines to ensure our patients receive proper dental care. Good dental care can detect dental disease that not only affects the mouth, but can also lead to more serious health problems […]

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Dental Health Month

February is Dental Health Month, which means it’s time to lavish some attention on your pet’s teeth. It’s important to take proper care of canine and feline teeth, because if left untreated, plaque and tartar buildup can progress to painful periodontal disease. The bacteria from periodontal disease can spread to other organs and cause illnesses. More than […]

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New Lab Equipment

Recently Animal Medical Clinic made an investment in new equipment to provide improved medical care for our patients.  The purchases included new lab equipment for our Indialantic and Melbourne Beach locations. The new LaserCytle Dx Analyzer provides the data needed for a more complete diagnosis because it can, analyze red blood cells, identify the reticulocytes […]

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AAHA Accredited since 1997. Why is this Important?

What does AAHA Accreditation mean? To become AAHA-accredited, practices undergo a rigorous evaluation process to ensure they meet the AAHA Standards of Accreditation, which include the areas of patient care, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, pain management, pharmacy, safety, surgery, client service, anesthesia, contagious disease, continuing education, dentistry, examination facilities, medical records, leadership and emergency/urgent care. To maintain accredited status, hospitals undergo comprehensive on-site evaluations every three years, […]

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New Year, New Location!

More and more exciting things are happening for Animal Medical Clinic. We are pleased to announce the purchase of a third location. We have officially become the owners of Melbourne Beach Animal Clinic. Melbourne Beach Animal Clinic has been serving the Melbourne Beach area since 1976. We have renamed the clinic to Animal Medical Clinic […]

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Managing Arthritis

Arthritis is inflammation of a joint.  It can occur in any joint, including the spine and jaw.  Signs of arthritis include painful or stiff joint movement, joint swelling and a grating sensation during joint movement.  Arthritis can also cause fever and redness of the skin over the joint. Polyarthritis is inflammation of several joints at […]

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When does my Pet Become a Senior?

Today, our dogs and cats are living longer than ever. And, as their guardians, it’s up to us to help keep our pets happy and healthy into their golden years. There are a variety of changes in a senior pet’s health and wellness that you should expect and take into consideration. A touch of gray […]

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