Dog Health

Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Caring for Senior Dogs (Age 7 and Older)
As your pets age, their risk for serious health issues increases as well.
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Giardia: A Threat to Dogs, Cats, and People Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Giardia: A Threat to Dogs, Cats, and People
Giardia is a nasty parasite that can affect dogs, cats, and even people.
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How To Care For Your Pet After Surgery Dog Surgery A-Z
How To Care For Your Pet After Surgery
This video provides helpful tips for caring for your pet after surgery.
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Why and How to Care For Your Dog's Teeth Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Why and How to Care For Your Dog's Teeth
Regular dental care can help prevent serious oral diseases in your dog.
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Annual Veterinary Visits Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Annual Veterinary Visits
Yearly visits and blood tests can catch problems before they become dangerous or expensive.
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hypothermia and your pet Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Hypothermia and Your Pet
Hypothermia occurs when body temperature falls below normal. Normal temperature for a dog or cat is 100.5 to 102.5 degrees Fahrenheit.
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Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Ivermectin Toxicity in Dogs
Ivermectin is an amazing medication used to kill many different types of parasites. It’s most commonly used in monthly heartworm prevention.
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Fibrosarcoma in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Fibrosarcoma Tumors in Dogs
Fibrosarcomas are slow-growing, malignant (cancerous) tumors most often found in the connective tissue of the skin and beneath the skin. While these tumors may be removed successfully, they frequently recur after surgery.
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Bone Diseases in Growing Dogs and Puppies
Is your dog limping? Dogs of all ages can limp for a variety of reasons. In this article, we will focus on some bone diseases that affect growing dogs, causing them to limp! The cause may be minor and resolve on its own, but others can be more serious and lead to permanent lameness or debilitating conditions such as arthritis.
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Can My Dog Get Diseases or Parasites from Mosquitoes? Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Heartworm Disease In Dogs
Heartworm disease is as scary as it sounds. It is a severe and potentially fatal disease caused by parasitic worms that like to live in the heart and the arteries of the lungs of many types of mammals. Heartworms are a type of roundworm and dogs of any age or breed are susceptible to infection by them.
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