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Dr. Nina Mantione

Pet Health

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?
Pet Health

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.
Pet Health

A closer look at heart murmurs

A heart murmur is an abnormal heart sound that can be heard with a stethoscope.
Pet Health

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?
Pet Health

Petplan recommends protection against rabies

Interestingly, many people are reluctant to give their pets the rabies vaccine, but the disease the vaccine prevents is far worse than any vaccine reaction.
Pet Health

Petplan pet insurance presents: a sedentary life—pets and anesthesia

Anesthesia can be disconcerting—especially for pet parents who fear their animal won’t wake up. But this is a very, very remote possibility.
Pet Health

Losing it: tips to help pets unpack the pounds

You maybe tempted to share table scraps with your pet—but is sharing caring? Not necessarily..