When a dog limps and has trouble walking or standing on one leg, even if it’s moderate, their owners tend to get really worried. The origins and danger of this limp are varied and depend on several factors, their location, whether it involves one or multiple legs,
Are you sick and tired of buying toys for your cat? While everyone loves buying a toy for their cat from time to time, as we know, our furry friends get bored of them very quickly, and some don’t even pay attention to them sometimes. It’s frustrating
As in humans, incontinence in dogs is an involuntary emission of urine by the animal. The dog therefore starts losing some urine without being in their usual position for doing their business. Sterilized dogs in particular are most often affected by urinary incontinence. Here’s what to do
At veterinary clinics, clients often arrive with questions and concerns about what to do if their cat is eating too much. For your cat to get enough exercise, stay in shape, and stay healthy, there are a few tips that prove highly effective. In particular, we’re thinking
Older cats have specific nutritional needs. In particular, senior cat food must promote their proper digestion, which is more complex. By helping your cat’s digestion, you’ll help them age well and increase their life expectancy and the quality of their daily life during their later years. You
Anti-inflammatories for dogs are medications used in veterinary medicine to combat inflammation and to relieve the associated pain. Like in humans, inflammation in our four-legged-companions can be caused by many things including: infection, trauma, allergic reactions, burns, or even diseases such as cancer or an auto-immune disorder.
Therapeutic laser treatment is no longer restricted just to human medicine; veterinarians are increasingly finding uses for this therapy to treat their patients as well. This comes as no surprise to some: this painless technique presents a number of advantages and applications in treating animals.
Certain dogs will continue to bark despite obedience courses and other education techniques. Since their arrival on the market several years ago, anti-bark collars have been slowly gaining popularity, offering the owners of vocal dogs a solution to their problem. When incorporated into an education program,
Dysplasia in dogs is a common articular ailment that usually affects medium and large-breed dogs. When detected early, dysplasia and its associated pain can be treated effectively.
What is dysplasia in dogs? Dysplasia is most commonly an illness that affects the hip joint in
According to the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, between 50 and 60% of Canadian pets are considered overweight or obese. Primarily affecting our pet dogs, this phenomenon can create many important health problems, and can lead concerned dog owners to put their overweight dogs on a diet.