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Your Vet's Office: A Helpful Place

When you love your pet, looking at the sheer list of diseases to which they are susceptible can be heartbreaking. There's parvo, rabies, distemper, salmonella — and those are just a few of the contagious diseases! Thankfully, there is a place where you can get some peace of mind, and that is within your vet's office. Your vet can not only vaccinate your pet against various illnesses, they can also offer you various disease-prevention tips to help keep your furry friend in good shape. Read the articles on this blog for more information, and rest assured that you'll be a better-informed pet owner.

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3 Tick Diseases That Can Impact Your Dog
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3 Tick Diseases That Can Impact Your Dog

If you like to take your dog outdoors and go on hikes with them, you need to protect your dog from ticks. You can do this by having your dog wear a tick collar and by putting tick treatment on your dog's body. Your vet can help you find the right tick protection solution for your dog. You should also check your dog after each walk for ticks. You want to protect your dog from ticks because not only can they suck your dog's blood, but they can also transfer diseases to your pet via their bloodstream, which is a hazardous transmission method. Read More 

Care Tips For Brachycephalic Dogs

Brachycephalic dogs are those with short, compact noses and therefore also shortened respiratory tracts. Boston terriers, French bulldogs, pugs, and English mastiffs all fall into this category. Because their respiratory tracts are shorter, these dogs can struggle with respiratory illnesses and ailments more often than other dog breeds. There are a few dog care tips you should follow to keep your brachycephalic dog healthy. Keep your dog in a cool area.  Read More 

Six Mistakes To Avoid To Keep Veterinary Expenses Under Control

It's important to get your pet veterinary care when they are experiencing health problems. However, veterinary bills can add up over time. Fortunately, there are numerous things that pet owners can do to manage veterinary expenses. The following are six mistakes pet owners can avoid to keep veterinary expenses under control.  Ignoring signs of illness in a pet One of the best things you can do for your pet's health is simply be an observant pet owner. Read More 

What to Do If Your Dog Rips a Nail

Dogs' nails contain a piece of living tissue called the quick. It contains nerves and blood vessels. Because their nails contain living tissue, broken nails are not something to ignore. If your dog rushes up to you with a broken and bleeding toenail, then you'll need to stabilize the injury and take them to the vet clinic for treatment. Here's a closer look at how you should stabilize the wound, and also what the vet will do to treat your dog. Read More 

Four Reasons To Contact A Veterinary Specialist

You want the best for your pet, especially when it comes to their health. For this reason, it is important to know when it is time to seek out the care of a veterinary specialist. 1. Your Pet Has a Very Specific Issue Certain specific issues can often be better handled by a veterinary doctor that specializes in the specific complaint. For example, cancer may be best handled by a veterinary oncologist, while extensive dental problems may require the help of a vet that specializes in vet dentistry. Read More