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Do Dogs Need Dental Care?

Dog dental care is essential to help your dog avoid systemic disease and retain good dental health.

When it comes to taking care of your pet, truly caring veterinarians won’t just limit themselves to one aspect of their health. Sure enough, as specialists, we like to focus on one area so we can master it and provide our patients with the best care possible, but we won’t just forget there’s much to […]

Why Is It Important To Have My Cat Vaccinated?

Cat vaccine

Like people, pets need vaccines. And pet vaccinations, like those for humans, may sometimes require a booster to keep them effective. Furthermore, cats are susceptible to diseases because they don’t get regular shots or boosters.  They also tend to catch infections from other animals. The good news is that vaccines are safe and effective and […]

Safely Enjoy Dog Friendly Activities in Ladera Ranch

Dog Friendly Activities in Ladera Ranch

Summer is coming, and despite ice cream melting so quickly, our hearts are so joyful and excited that we can just roll on the green grass playing with our pets. Yes, joy, fun, and happiness are the beauty of outdoor activities, especially in summer. Proximity to green space is associated with lower stress levels and […]

Can My Pet Suffer From Rabies?

Pet Rabies

Rabies is a fatal viral infection of the neurological system that can still challenge a veterinary neurosurgeon. It affects warm-blooded mammals, meaning it can infect many household pets, though getting infected is rare. Rabies is not a new disease as the first confirmed case of animal rabies was in 1898, but there is still much […]

What Causes Neurological Problems in Cats?

The saying we are all so familiar with says that dogs are a man’s best friend. However, cats can’t be left behind. While pet cats display affection differently than dogs, cats can bond just as strongly to their humans as dogs. At Brightcare Animal Neurology, as pet parents ourselves, we know that having a pet […]

Your Veterinary Neurologist Explains: What Is a Veterinary Neurological Disorder?

As an animal lover and pet parent, it is tough to imagine your best friend suffering, whether it is from an accident while traveling or playing, or even worse, from any type of serious condition or disease such as a neurological disorder. A veterinary neurologist could help you with this. If your pet happens to […]

Can Supplements Help Prevent Veterinary Neuro Problems?

dog supplements

Pet owners might be familiar with the importance of supplements. We use them to get the necessary amount of vitamins, minerals, and other elements necessary to improve our overall health. However, human supplements are not the same as animal ones. Different species have unique dietary requirements, and some ingredients found on human supplements can be […]

A Veterinary Neurology Guide to Pet & Dog Seizures

Dog seizures are, in Veterinary Neurology, a series of sudden and uncontrolled electrical impulses in the brain. We want to prepare a guide that explains some reasons behind these uncontrollable behaviors. Pet owners should know what to expect from these episodes, why their pet has them, and which veterinary neurological problems usually result in the […]

How Does a Dog’s Neurologist Treat Encephalitis?

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Dog’s Neurologist Any dog neurologist will do their best to help a patient with encephalitis. Still, encephalitis is a very complicated neurological condition because many patients show clinical signs similar to other problems. A veterinary neurology specialist may need to analyze cerebrospinal fluid to identify the disease accurately. Encephalitis in dogs results in the inflammation […]

Pet Entertainment During Coronavirus

pet entertainment during coronavirus

Pet entertainment during coronavirus is essential for our pets. The coronavirus is changing the way that we all live, including our pets. Owners, therefore, are having to adapt and find ways to keep their animals entertained at home.  Lockdown rules mean that you can still take your pets for walks in most states around the […]

COVID-19 Alert

BrightCare Veterinary Group takes the safety of our staff and clients very seriously. We continue to monitor the changes related to COVID-19.

BrightCare has enacted specific protocols as recommended by the CDC in order to stay open as an essential business for our community.

• Only essential staff are allowed in the building as our lobby is closed to clients.
• Our facility has enacted curbside check in and check out. Please call 949-716-9270 upon arrival. Inform the staff of the make, model, and color of your vehicle.
• Wait in your vehicle as a staff member will be out to come get your pet. Continue to stay in your vehicle until you are instructed further.
• All persons entering our facility are required to wear a face covering.
• Maintain social distancing guidelines of 6 feet when able.
• If you are sick, we request that another individual bring your pet for you. Our staff members can communicate with you via phone and email.

Thank you for your patience during this unprecedented time.