The Common Signs Of Dental Disease In Pets

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Is Your Pet Displaying Signs of Dental Disease? Periodontal disease is one of the most common conditions diagnosed by veterinarians today. This is no surprise when studies have shown that 8 out of 10 dogs and 7 out of 10 cats suffer from varying stages of dental disease by 3 years! Dental care is extremely […]

Introducing A New Cat To Your Home

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Introducing A New Cat To Your Home Introducing A New Cat To Your Home: Bringing a new cat or kitten home for the first time can be exciting! However, the uncertainty that comes with adopting a cat can be nerve-wracking.  Do you have everything they need? Will they like your home? Will they get along […]

How To Tell Your Pet Has Allergies

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How To Tell Your Pet Has Allergies How To Tell Your Pet Has Allergies: It’s not just humans who get itchy eyes and a runny nose when exposed to allergens. Our pets are just as susceptible to various allergies. However, your pet’s response to allergies will often look different to our own. Allergies are a […]

Coping With The Loss Of A Pet

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Coping With The Loss Of A Pet Coping With The Loss Of A Pet: Nothing can prepare you for losing a beloved family member and to many of us, our pets are a part of that family. We share an intense love and bond with our furry companions, that they are not “just a dog” […]

Pets and Chocolate: The Dangers of Theobromine

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Pets and Chocolate What are the Dangers of Chocolates in Pets? From Valentines day and Easter to a sneaky block before bed, It’s no doubt that we all have a love for chocolate! However, you won’t be doing your pet any favours by offering them this sweet treat. Unfortunately, chocolate in all forms is poisonous […]

Hypertension In Cats

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Hypertension In Cats What Is Hypertension In Cats? Hypertension in cats is a common disease seen in veterinary practice. Hypertension is the technical term for a condition in which a cat’s blood pressure is higher than normal, safe levels. As cats age, they have an increased risk of developing hypertension (primary hypertension). Additionally, hypertension in […]

Hip Dysplasia In Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

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Hip Dysplasia in Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment What is Hip Dysplasia? Hip dysplasia in dogs is a deformity of the hip joint that occurs during your dog’s growth period and results in an instable or loose fitting (joint laxity) hip joint. Many large dog breed owners are very aware of it, but the fact is […]

Diarrhea in Dogs and Cats

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Diarrhea in Dogs and Cats One of the hardest things about the relationship with our furry friends is that they can’t tell us when they’re not feeling well! Diarrhea is one of the most common problems that bring both dogs and cats to the vet. Diarrhea is both dogs and cats can be associated with […]

Otitis – Ear Infection in Dogs & Cats

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Otitis – Ear Infection in Dogs & Cats What is Otitis Externa? The external ear canals of most dogs and cats harbor small numbers of harmless microorganisms. These organisms may cause disease if the environment of the ear Otitis Externa refers to an infection of the external ear canal that is, the area between the ear canal entries through to your pet’s […]

Dogs with Anxiety Symptoms

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Dogs with Anxiety Symptoms Signs, Symptoms and How to Treat Dog Anxiety One of the hardest things about the relationship with our furry friends is that they can’t tell us when something is up! Dogs with Anxiety Symptoms: Does your dog have difficulty settling? Is their tail almost always between their legs? Do they avoid […]