What do we know about COVID-19 and Pets?
People continue to ask and I am repeating the info as not everyone sees everything posted. Dr. Gail Golab of the American Veterinary Medical Association in conjunction with the CDC answer your most common questions regarding pets and COVID-19
Hypothyroidism in Dogs
Hypothyroidism is the most common hormonal disorder diagnosed in dogs.
Your guide to understanding parasitic diseases in dogs
Parasites survive by feeding on animals and people. Some insects, worms, and other parasites can make pets and people sick. Know what to look for and how to treat.
Introducing Happy Paws, from our friends at Fear Free Happy Homes
Geriatric Onset Laryngeal Paralysis Polyneuropathy (GOLPP)
We used to believe that laryngeal paralysis was a standalone condition. Recent research shows that it’s a bit more complicated.
What to Expect During Your Pet’s Annual Exam
Routine wellness visits are a great way to help your pet live a healthy life for as long as possible. These visits can also help to catch potential health issues earlier and may help you avoid additional costs associated with treatments if disease goes undetected.
A typical wellness visit might include:
A physical exam
Veterinarians look for changes in your pet’s teeth, weight, joints, skin, and ears. These changes may be signs of illness.
Diagnostic screening tests
New Study Shows Link Between Ticks and Kidney Disease
Tick encounters are increasingly hard to avoid. A new study from IDEXX shows a connection between one of these conditions—chronic kidney disease (CKD)—and dogs exposed to infected ticks.
Why Does my Dog Lick His Butt?
If your dog is having anal sac problems, there is help.
Fall Dangers and Your Dog
Common pet emergencies that bring dogs into the ER during fall.