Monument Road Animal Hospital

1238 Monument Road
Jacksonville, FL 32225

(904)721-2119

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Xylitol Toxicosis in Dogs

What is Xylitol?Xylitol is a white, crystalline sugar alcohol that is used as a sugar substitute sweetener in many products. In the United States, the use of x ...

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Fleas and Ticks: How one Hot Scientist and her Pocket Protector Help your Pets

Grossness and plague-carrying aside, you can’t question their success and hardiness. Fleas are hard to kill with conventional means. I have tried to squoosh co ...

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Alcohol (Ethanol) Poisoning

Dogs and cats can get more than just drunk when they drink alcoholic beverages -- they can get a trip to the emergency room. Pets can die from alcohol ingestion ...

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Lead in Water: Questions and Answers about Dogs and Cats

Pets usually drink the same tap water that people do, meaning that sometimes they drink water containing lead. Lead is bad for pets and people. The CDC's inform ...

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Nighttime Waking in Senior Dogs

Diagnosis and Clinical SignsThere are many reasons an older dog may have difficulty sleeping at night. Dogs do get cognitive dysfunction, which is similar to d ...

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Electronic Cigarettes are Toxic to Pets

Electronic cigarettes, often called e-cigs, are marketed as an alternative to cigarette smoking.  They are also referred to as personal vaporizers or electronic ...

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