Tuesday, 01/24/2023
Cushing’s Disease in Cats: A Comprehensive Guide for Pet Owners

Cushing’s disease is a condition that affects the adrenal glands. The glands are located just above the kidneys and produce cortisol, a hormone that helps the body cope with stress. When the adrenal glands produce excess cortisol, it can lead to several health problems in cats, including obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, and skin problems. […]

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Monday, 01/23/2023
Corneal Ulcers in Dogs: Understanding Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

As pet owners, we want to ascertain that our furry companions are healthy and happy. One of the most important ways to do this is to be aware of the common eye problems that can affect dogs, such as corneal ulcers. Corneal ulcers, also known as corneal erosions or sores, are a condition characterized by […]

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Tuesday, 12/20/2022
Congestive Heart Failure In Dogs: An Overview

We all want our pets to live healthy and long life, and a condition like heart disease can be frightening even to imagine. But in reality, sometimes dogs can either be congenitally born with heart disease or acquire it through various variables, including age, food, illness, or infection. Knowing the signs, symptoms and the care […]

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Tuesday, 12/20/2022
Ear Infection In Dogs (Otitis Externa): Symptoms and Treatment

Otitis externa in dogs is a common inflammatory disease of the external ear canal, including the ear pinna. In 20 percent of dogs, this ailment can be acute or chronic and occurs when the layer of cells of the external ear canal becomes inflamed. If your dog has been shaking his head excessively and scratching […]

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Thursday, 11/24/2022
Distemper in Dogs: What Are the Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment

Distemper is a highly contagious viral disease caused by the canine distemper virus (CDV). It is highly infectious, and canines suffering from the ailment commonly exhibit systemic clinical signs such as fever, lethargy, loss of appetite, respiratory signs, and GI signs, variably followed by neurologic symptoms.  Dogs go through phases based on the time elapsed […]

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Friday, 11/18/2022
Cognitive Dysfunction in Dogs: Signs and Symptoms

Like humans, dogs can have cognitive impairment (sometimes known as “doggy dementia”) as they age. Over time, it creates behavior changes that tend to get worse. Despite the fact that there is no treatment for cognitive dysfunction, there are things you can do to support your pet and ensure that they continue to have a […]

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