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Dr. Kim Smyth

Pet Care

How to help overexcited pets calm down

What do you do with a dog who just won’t settle down?
Pet Health

Pneumonia in pets

While our pets aren’t prone to the colds that we suffer from, they do get pneumonia, and their symptoms are similar to the ones we experience.
Pet Health

Deafness in pets

Living with a deaf pet has its challenges (as does living with hearing ones!), but none are so great that they can’t be overcome.
Pet Health

Clearing the air on kennel cough

If you’ve ever boarded your pet, you're probably familiar with the vaccine for kennel cough—ut how serious a problem is it for best friends?

Canned response: the benefits of feeding cats canned food

When it comes to feeding our feline friends, many veterinarians are now recommending a diet consisting wholly of canned food, as opposed to dry kibble.
Pet Health

Insulinoma in pets

Today we’re going to address a common ailment of the pancreas: the insulinoma.
Pet Health

Cherry eye in pets

A cherry eye is a prolapse of the gland of the third eyelid, and it has earned its nickname by resembling a cherry pit.
Pet Health

Blindness in pets

Dogs and cats both can be affected by blindness, and in turn, so too are we as their owners.