Pet Health

Pet Health

Troublesome tumors: Petplan pet insurance explains hemangiosarcoma

Hemangiosarcomas (HSA) are malignant tumors that grow from the cells that form the inner lining of our blood vessels.
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How to take your pet’s vital signs

If your pet is ever in distress, it’s helpful to be familiar with their vital signs. Here's now to check their heart rate, respiratory rate and body temperature.
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10 treadmill training tips for dogs

Dogs on treadmills is not a new concept; our canine companions have used treadmills (also called slat mills) to do our dirty work for decades.
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Eight conditions made worse by obesity

As with humans, obesity in pets is a catalyst for several dangerous medical conditions.
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High-tech healing: Petplan pet insurance on regenerative medicine

Regenerative medicine is a young and rapidly growing field using treatments to stimulate tissue healing and repair rather than merely address symptoms.
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Sebaceous adenitis in pets

Sebaceous adenitis is a condition that causes inflammation of the sebaceous glands, resulting in hair loss.
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Let’s get physical: a primer on rehab therapy

Specially trained veterinarians and technicians use physical therapy to restore function and resolve pain.
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Zeuterin: an alternative to traditional neutering

A new product may change how you think about having your male dog neutered.