Why is My Dog Not Eating?

Sometimes it can be hard to get a dog to eat his complete and balanced dog food. However, there is a big difference between a dog who is a finicky eater, and one who stops eating altogether. Follow these tips to make sure that your dog is getting the nutrition he needs from the . . . → Read More: Why is My Dog Not Eating?

Cruciate Ligament Rupture (Cruciate Disease) in Dogs

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Injury or failure of the cranial cruciate ligament (commonly referred to as Cruciate Disease) is a very common problem that can be encountered by dogs of all shapes and sizes. Some breeds such as the Labrador Retriever, Rottweiler, Mastiff breeds and West Highland white terrier appear predisposed whereas some . . . → Read More: Cruciate Ligament Rupture (Cruciate Disease) in Dogs

How to Care for Your Pregnant Dog

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Pregnancy in dogs can be a wonderful time to care for your beloved pet. A pregnant dog experiences changes in hormones, weight, appetite, and behavior – just like humans. . . . → Read More: How to Care for Your Pregnant Dog

The Dish on Doodle Dogs: Setting the Record Straight on Allergies, Personalities and More

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Seems like every time I turn around, I see a Labradoodle or Goldendoodle prancing down the street or walking into the veterinary clinic. The two hybrids — one a cross between a Labrador Retriever and a Poodle, the other a cross between a Golden Retriever and a Poodle — are . . . → Read More: The Dish on Doodle Dogs: Setting the Record Straight on Allergies, Personalities and More

Good Dog! 10 Ways to Stop Bad Pet Behavior

By Wyatt Myers | Featured on Everyday Health

Transform your pooch from troublemaker to the best-behaved pet on the block with these simple steps.

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Our Checklist for Your Pet’s Full-Body Health

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You probably see your pet every day. And he may look perfectly fine to you, but how can you tell if he isn’t? The short answer is sometimes you can’t. That’s why it’s so important to schedule regular wellness visits with your veterinarian — even if your pet seems totally . . . → Read More: Our Checklist for Your Pet’s Full-Body Health

Arthroscopy: A Minimally Invasive Way to Treat Dogs With Joint Pain

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Any time a dog shows signs of joint pain, including lameness, stiffness or difficulty going up or down stairs, your veterinarian may suggest X-rays and blood work. If these techniques don’t provide enough information about the joint, arthroscopy may be an option for some patients.

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Why You Shouldn't Let Your Dog Eat Table Scraps

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It may be tempting to let your dog eat table scraps, especially when they are staring at you throughout your meal. You may even think you are giving them a nice little treat.

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When Your Pet Needs Anesthesia

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Some veterinary procedures need to be performed with your pet under anesthesia (for example: dentistry, surgery, and some diagnostic imaging). Simply put, anesthesia is a controlled unconsciousness, where your pet’s level of consciousness is controlled so they don’t feel pain and don’t move. We certainly don’t want our pets to . . . → Read More: When Your Pet Needs Anesthesia

Chronic Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Dogs

By David Walker | Article Featured on Veterinary Experts

Chronic inflammatory enteropathy (or CIE) is a disease that causes inflammation of the bowel. It has some similarities to a human disease called Crohn’s disease. The inflammation can affect any or all of the stomach, small bowel and large bowel (colon).

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