Recognizing and treating pain in dogs has evolved dramatically over time. Since dogs are living longer and longer, they are also experiencing the deterioration and debilitation that goes along with aging.
Lyme disease is transmitted to dogs through the bite of an infected tick. Once in the bloodstream, it is carried to many parts of the body and is likely to localize in joints or kidneys.
Cats are very good at hiding signs of pain, so cat owners need to be very observant to recognize when their cat needs extra help.
Therapeutic laser is the application of light energy to areas of the body to stimulate healing.
Many pets are afraid when they come to the veterinary office and may show this fear as submissive urination, panting, drooling, avoidance, growling, snapping, or biting.
The purpose of microchips used for pets is to provide a form of permanent identification.
Many children have special relationships with their pets. Pets can even be a child’s closest confidante, finding comfort within the uncomplicated, unconditional love that only a pet can offer.
Your new puppy is learning during every waking moment! Every interaction you have with your puppy from the first time you meet will be a form of training.
Addison’s disease is the common name for hypoadrenocorticism, caused by decreased hormone production from the outer part or cortex of the adrenal gland.
Heartworm disease, or dirofilariasis, is a serious and potentially fatal disease. It is caused by a blood-borne parasite known as Dirofilaria immitis.