I Found A Lump On My Pet. Is It Dangerous?

I Found A Lump On My Pet. Is It Dangerous?

Clients often find lumps or bumps on their pets’ bodies. In the veterinary profession we call these abnormalities “growths” or “masses.” Sometimes these growths — which protrude from, or are palpable within, the deeper tissues of the skin — are cancerous,...
What To Do If Your Dog Has Anxiety

What To Do If Your Dog Has Anxiety

Anxiety is one of the most common things owners tell us about when they bring their dogs in to our clinic. Before I discuss the interventions that can be tried to help dogs with anxiety, I will focus on what causes anxiety in dogs, and what can be done to prevent...
Why Dog Owners Should Avoid Bone Chew Toys

Why Dog Owners Should Avoid Bone Chew Toys

When I go to my local pet store I am still surprised to see how many inappropriate chew toys and treats are being sold for dogs. It does not take much time to find real animal bones of all assortments, plus cow hooves and deer antlers. What do these treats have in...
Summer Hazards for Cats and Dogs

Summer Hazards for Cats and Dogs

This summer know the risks and be prepared for summer with your pets. Summer hazards include heat stroke, insects, and bacterial infections. This article will detail some common dangers, as well as precautions you can take to keep your beloved pet healthy all summer...