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Caring for Your Small Animal

​A very important part of your pet's health is the Regular Care you are able to give them at home. Topics include Behavior, Diet, Feline Care, Hygiene, Parasites and Zoonotic Diseases, Safety, Senior Pets, Vaccines, and Weight

​To manage and care for your pet that has heart diesease, it is good to understand What Heart Disease Is and symptoms and behavior to look out for.

​Your pet's oral health can influence (and be an indicator of) their overall health. Learn more about the oral condition, periodontal disease, and other answers to your Frequently Asked Oral Health Questions.

​Information from our Dermatology service can help you keep your pet's ears and skin clean at home. You can even learn how to Clean and Medicate Your Pet's Ears.

​Exotic animals often need special Husbandry. Our Zoological Medicine service provides advice about everyday care for many types of exotic pets, including ferrets, fish, reptiles, and amphibians.

​When it comes to your pet's vision, you should attend to any issues immediately and thoroughly. Our Eye-Related Resources for Your Pet can teach you how to recognize important signs of eye and vision issues.

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​Colorado State University
Veterinary Teaching Hospital
300 West Drake Road
Fort Collins, Colorado, 80523

(970) 297-5000

(970) 297-4100