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Could My Dog Benefit from Blood Pressure Monitoring?

Most dog owners have very little knowledge about normal dog blood pressure and how high blood pressure, or hypertension, often goes hand in hand with kidney disease in dogs and other serious diseases. Of all the health problems you may worry about affecting your dog, high blood pressure probably isn’t one of them. Most people

Could My Dog Benefit from Blood Pressure Monitoring?2018-12-01T18:11:06+00:00

How Often Should Your Pet Visit a Veterinarian?

If you’ve ever had a pet, no matter what kind, you know that they could require emergency medical care. Surgery for a failed organ, X-rays for a broken bone, or IV fluids and medications. Besides these unfortunate events, veterinarians also recommend regular visits for a healthy, happy pet. Regular checkups and physical exams can detect

How Often Should Your Pet Visit a Veterinarian?2018-11-19T16:37:57+00:00

What Are Heartworms In Dogs And Do They Need Prevention?

Heartworms in dogs can prove to be a very deadly condition. It’s highly recommended by most Veterinarians for dog owners to practice prevention where heartworms are a concern. What are heartworms in dogs, and why do they need prevention? Here we will go over what heartworms are. Why they are deadly to your dog. You

What Are Heartworms In Dogs And Do They Need Prevention?2018-11-19T16:47:12+00:00

5 Simple Home Remedies for Treating Dandruff in Dogs

Just like us, pets are susceptible to dandruff. There may be flakes of dead, dry skin cells falling off the body, inflammation, red bumps or even sores that cause irritation for your pet. What Causes Dandruff in Dogs? Like any other health condition, dandruff can be induced by a number of factors. These include dehydration,

5 Simple Home Remedies for Treating Dandruff in Dogs2018-11-05T14:56:25+00:00

Declining Health: Senior Dog Care

Having senior pets can be a delight, but may also come with downsides. Older dogs often suffer a decline in functioning. Their hearing, ability to learn, senses of sight, memory and immunity can all deteriorate. As a result, they can develop a tendency to react aggressively as well as forget previously learned commands. Also, they

Declining Health: Senior Dog Care2018-11-16T18:10:15+00:00

Tips for Rabies Prevention for Your Pet

Rabies, a deadly disease that is caused by a virus of the central nervous system, can affect your pets. This disease is widespread throughout Pennsylvania. So widespread that it is a law that pet owners MUST vaccinate their animals for rabies. Let’s take a look at some signs and symptoms of rabies, and what you

Tips for Rabies Prevention for Your Pet2018-11-19T18:53:21+00:00

Sudden Changes in Dog Behavior and When to Visit a Vet

Sleeping all day, a sudden loss of appetite, wanting to be left alone, dogs, just like us, don’t always feel too well. Although our dogs can’t talk and explain how they feel in words, they can communicate nonverbally through their body language and behavior. A sudden change in dog behavior should be enough to consider

Sudden Changes in Dog Behavior and When to Visit a Vet2018-10-13T03:50:18+00:00

5 Important Tips for Caring for a Pet with Cancer

Learning that your pooch has cancer can be both a shocking and heartbreaking experience. Watching him undergo chemotherapy or radiation can be overwhelming. Nevertheless, it’s important not to lose hope. After all, all is not lost. You need to keep in mind that you are your dog’s caretaker and support system. Now, more than ever,

5 Important Tips for Caring for a Pet with Cancer2018-10-05T15:40:10+00:00

What Pet Medications Are Safest For Your Animal

When it comes to your pet’s health, chances are you will do whatever it takes to keep him healthy and happy. A healthy diet, exercise, and regular veterinary check-ups are great steps to keeping your animal in the best of health. But even with the best care possible, sometimes your pet will need medication. Whether

What Pet Medications Are Safest For Your Animal2018-09-26T17:37:25+00:00
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