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Aging Pets

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Arthritis in pets

There are several types of arthritis, but the most common type that affects pets is a chronic degenerative disease resulting from damaged cartilage.
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Health tips for older pets

Once your dog or cat reaches age 7 (when they are generally considered ‚Äúgeriatric‚ÄĚ), here are some things you can do to keep pets on their paws.
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Aging signs in senior pets

Senior pets have special needs as they age - read on to find out how they are different.

Do dogs go to heaven?

In more than 20 years of being a veterinarian, this is perhaps the hardest question I’ve ever been asked.
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When to worry about lumps on pets

When is a bump and/or lump on your pet something to worry about? Let’s take a moment and tackle this very broad subject together.

When muzzles go gray: the life stages of dogs

A 10-year-old Chihuahua is very different than a 10-year-old Irish Wolfhound.

When whiskers go white: the life stages of cats

Just how old is Fluffy in human years? There are lots of answers to this question.