Pet Health

Pet Health

The importance of urinalysis tests

Analyzing your pet’s urine is an important diagnostic tool in the prevention of many health problems.
Pet Health

The basics of blood work for pets

Learn the basics of blood work for your pet. Dr. Kim Smyth provides the basics of bloodwork for your pet including complete blood count, blood chemistries, and thyroid levels.
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Canine prostatic disease

The prostate gland serves the same function in dogs as it does in man, and just like humans, older dogs are prone to prostatic disease.
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Clearing the air on feline asthma

Cats who exhibit difficulty breathing may be suffering from inflammatory airway disease, otherwise known as feline asthma.
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Vestibular disease in dogs

Despite our pets' lack of language skills, some diseases are so distinctive that a diagnosis is obvious. Vestibular disease is one of them.
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Thyroid disease in pets

The thyroid can also produce too much or too little hormone, which has ramifications to the health of our beloved pets.
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Congenital heart disease warning signs in pets

Unfortunately, heart disease is common in our pets. That’s why it’s best to be aware of signs and symptoms now.
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Pet wellness month: advice for keeping pets healthy

October is National Pet Wellness Month, which means that it’s time to remind ourselves of the motto “Twice a Year, For Life!”.