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Gastropup: gastroenteritis in pets

Gastroenteritis literally translates as inflammation of the stomach and small intestine, and the main symptoms are typically vomiting and diarrhea.
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Eat, prey, love - thyroid disease in cats

Hyperthyroid disease is a relatively common condition we see in middle-aged to older cats.
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Hypothyroidism in dogs

In dogs, hypothyroidism is easy to diagnose, inexpensive to treat and the response to treatment is dramatic.
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Hip dysplasia in dogs

Hip dysplasia is a term that is used a lot, but I would venture a guess that many pet owners donÔÇÖt fully understand exactly what it means.
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Petplan pet insurance dishes on pet dental health

Dental disease is common in both dogs and cats. Aside from the bad breath, why should pet parents be concerned about it?
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Water works: Petplan pet insurance explains bladder infections in pets

A bladder infection occurs when there's bacterial growth in the bladder, causing inflammation and pain for our pets.
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A closer look at heart murmurs

A heart murmur is an abnormal heart sound that can be heard with a stethoscope.
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Tips for dealing with pet neck and back pain

Would you be surprised to know that our pets, dogs in particular, can suffer from neck and back pain just like us?