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Play it safe: Petplan pet insurance on play dates for your puppy

It’s a conundrum for the ages: you want your puppy to be well socialized, but you also want to keep her safe from communicable diseases.
Pet Health

Palladia and bone cancer in dogs

Palladia is a drug approved for the treatment of canine mast cell tumors, but recently, it has shown promise in treating several other kinds of tumors.
Pet Health

Allergic pododermatitis in dogs

The warmer months bring lazy days in the sun, trips to the beach and the incessant ‚Äúlick, lick, lick‚ÄĚ of a dog with itchy feet. Sound familiar?
Pet Health

Ringworm in dogs

Ringworm, or dermatophytosis, is a contagious fungal infection that is very common in pets. It occurs in dogs, but not quite as frequently as in cats.
Pet Health

Lyme disease in dogs

In the past, Lyme disease was primarily the concern of dog owners in the northeastern US, but in recent years, it has spread across a much wider area.
Pet Health

Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency

Your young dog has a huge appetite, but can’t seem to keep any weight on. What could be the cause?
Dogs

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease in dogs

Small dogs are not without their problems. Legg-Calve-Perthes disease occurs more frequently in small and toy breed dogs than in their larger cousins.
Pet Health

Intervertebral disc disease in dogs

If you feel like your pet is having spinal pain, or worse, is acutely weak in the hind or front limbs, IVDD may be to blame.