Periodontal disease can negatively impact your dog's overall health as well as their dental health, but what is periodontal disease in dogs, and how can you prevent it? Today our Burlington and Bellingham vets explain how you can help to keep your dog's mouth healthy.
When cats are suffering from dental health issues they can be in a lot of pain. These issues can also cause other health conditions. Today, our Burlington and Bellingham vets explain how you can recognize common dental health problems in cats and how you can prevent them.
Obesity in dogs is on the rise and poses a serious health risk to our canine companions. If your dog seems extra cuddly it may be carrying a little too much weight. Today our Burlington and Bellingham vets explain how you can tell if your dog might be overweight, and what you should do.
Hepatitis is a liver disorder that can lead to some very serious symptoms and health complications for your feline friend. Today, our Burlington and Bellingham vets outline the two types of hepatitis seen in cats, their symptoms, and how this serious condition can be treated.
Tick fever is a condition seen in dogs caused by the Rickettsia rickettsii bacteria which (in the US) is spread primarily through the bite of an infected American dog tick, Rocky Mountain wood tick, or brown dog tick. Today our Burlington and Bellingham vets explain some of the symptoms of tick fever in dogs, and how this condition can be treated.
Ehrlichiosis is a serious tick-borne disease seen in dogs across the Southeastern and Southwestern US. Early detection and treatment are essential to prevent this condition from reaching its more severe stages. In today's post, our Burlington and Bellingham vets explain the stages, symptoms, and treatments for ehrlichiosis in dogs.