A Thorough Dog Checkup Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
A Thorough Dog Checkup: What to Expect and How You Can Help
If you're not requesting a thorough exam every time you see the veterinarian, you're leaving your pet vulnerable. Learn what to ask for.
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Do Cats Get Hypothyroidism? Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Do Cats Get Hypothyroidism?
Hypothyroidism in cats is rare, but possible. Find out what can cause it and how it's treated.
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Why Does My Veterinarian Want a Poop Sample? Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Why Does My Veterinarian Want a Poop Sample?
This routine dog testing is very simple and can reveal so much. Find out why veterinarians ask for stool samples so often.
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Why does my cat hack up balls of fur? Cat Behavior
Gross! Why do Cats Cough Up Hairballs?
Hairballs are something that most cats will contend with at some point in life.
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Abscesses in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Abscesses in Dogs
Let’s face it. Dogs like to play—and with play sometimes comes scrapes and cuts. Most often, minor cuts and scrapes are kept clean by your pooch. They lick them and care for them as they heal. Sometimes, that is not enough and an abscess can occur because bacteria set in, infecting the wound.
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Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Abscesses in Cats
A bite wound abscess is a fairly common occurrence, especially with cats who go outdoors. An abscess results when bacteria invade and infect a cut, scrape, or bite that a cat has received in the course of fighting with another cat or other animal.
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Pseudocoprostasis Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Pseudocoprostasis in Cats and Dogs
Cats and dogs with long hair have a lot of grooming matters to attend to—and that includes paying close attention to the long hair on their hindquarters.
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Hyperthyroidism in Cats Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Hyperthyroidism in Cats
Hyperthyroidism is the most common hormonal disorder diagnosed in cats.
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