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Cannabis Toxicosis in Pets

Cannabis Toxicosis in Pets

Cannabis toxicosis in companion animals is on the rise. Veterinarians across the United States, and other countries, are seeing more and more cases. Marijuana poisoning is dangerous and can be fatal to pets. Information about prevention, attention, and honest...

Canine Influenza

Canine Influenza

Since the discovery of canine influenza in the US, nearly every state has seen cases of the disease with numbers ever increasing. When news of the latest outbreak calls attention to it, fears and questions about dog flu rise anew.  What Is Canine Influenza? Canine...

Rabies in Animals: Facts and Prevention

Rabies in Animals: Facts and Prevention

Rabies is a viral disease, passed from mammal to mammal. The aggressive manner in which it disables the body and brain, before killing its victim, makes rabies a horrific disease. The only way to keep cases low is through awareness and consistent and widespread...

Caring for Senior Pets

Caring for Senior Pets

As our pets enter and move through their golden years, they need special care. As the years tick by, the risk of certain ailments, aches, and pains increases. Here’s how to keep senior pets as happy, healthy, and comfortable as possible. Pay Attention No one knows a...

Common Questions About Surgery

Common Questions About Surgery

Common Questions About Surgery Veterinary surgery is an ever-advancing field, which means we know more and can do more than ever before for pets’ health and safety. Throughout the years, those of us in the business of caring for beloved pets have heard and answered...

How Often Should Cats See a Veterinarian?

How Often Should Cats See a Veterinarian?

February is National Cat Health Month. According to the most recent AVMA Pet Ownership and Demographics Sourcebook, about 47% of cats come into veterinary clinics at least once a year for routine or preventative health care. That’s far below the number of...

Cold Weather Safety for Dogs

Cold Weather Safety for Dogs

Humans often underestimate how the cold affects dogs. Many believe dogs have an uncanny ability to adapt to inclement weather without much help. In reality, cold weather can create uncomfortable and dangerous conditions for dogs. They rely on their beloved humans to...

Canine and Feline Pyometra

Canine and Feline Pyometra

Pyometra is a condition commonly seen in veterinary medicine. Though this disease is life threatening, it is treatable when caught soon enough. More importantly, it’s preventable. Pyometra is an infection that occurs in the uterus. As the infection progresses, the...