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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.
Pet Health

Rat poisoning in pets

Rat and mouse poisons help keep the rodent population under control, but these substances are equally toxic to all other mammals, including pets and children.
Pet Health

Luxating patellas in dogs

Luxating patellas is a common knee condition which can affect your dog. Dr. Kim Smyth explains the symptoms and treatments if your dog is experiencing this condition.
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Mangy dog: two mites that bite

There are two major types of mange mites that cause symptoms in the dog: Demodex mites and scabies mites.
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Bringing dogs to baseball games

It’s baseball season, and at many ballparks (major leagues included) you can bring your furry friend with you to enjoy the game.
Pet Health

Puppy steps: the road ahead

During your pup’s first vet visit, you and your veterinarian will decide on which preventatives are best for your puppy.
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The first vaccines for puppies

Just like human babies, puppies need a series of vaccine injections to be considered fully vaccinated.
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Thumbs up! Dewclaws in pets

Most species don't have opposable thumbs—it’s one of the things that sets humans apart. But dogs and cats have first digits, better known as dewclaws.