5720 Manchaca Road, Austin TX 78745

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Border Collie

Breed Highlight: Border Collie

The breed that I have chosen to talk about today is one that is very near and dear to my heart…the Border Collie! Now, I haven’t always been a fan of the breed, until I met Zoey, a 3 year-old Border Collie mix, who quickly went from a temporary foster dog to a full time member of our family.

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Purevax Feline Vaccines

At Manchaca Road Animal Hospital, we have recently incorporated a new vaccine protocol for our feline patients. Rest assured that we have always used the highest quality vaccines, administered at the recommended vaccination schedule.

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The Amazing Labradoodle

The Labradoodle is not just another “designer dog”. It is a relatively new breed. These dogs were first bred in 1988 by Wally Cocran, a member of The Royal Guide Dogs in Victoria, Australia.

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Senior Moments in Dogs

At Manchaca Road Animal Hospital, we consider our canine friends a senior when they turn seven. This is the time when aging of the brain, otherwise known as Canine Cognitive Dysfunction, can lead to new behaviors.

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Jack Russell Terriers

Jack Russells are tough little dogs that usually grow 10″ to 15″ tall. They are predominantly white in coloration with black and/or tan markings and they have either a smooth or a rough coat. The Jack Russell Terrier (JRT) is primarily a working terrier with its origins in red fox hunting, so the working Jack Russell must be small enough to pursue them.

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