Dog Health Care

While most people are aware that breast cancer is a serious disease among women, some may not be aware that it can be diagnosed in female dogs as well. ...

Which Breeds are Affected by Entropion? Eyelid entropion in dogs occurs when an abnormality causes one or both of a dog’s eyelids to become inverted, or ...

Canine papilloma virus The canine papilloma virus (also called papillomavirus or CPV) causes generally harmless warts, called viral papillomas, to appear ...

Most humans who have hypothyroid disease are all too familiar with a sometimes overwhelming sense of fatigue, when the only strength that can be mustered is to ...

Have you noticed that your pooch is having difficulties seeing and problems maneuvering around? Does he have unexplainable bleeding in his eyes or other parts ...

Last month, a dog in Rio Rancho, N.M., was diagnosed with bubonic plague. New Mexico health officials are warning pet parents to protect themselves and their ...

Contrary to the name, ringworm is not caused by worms. In actuality, ringworm (dermatophytosis) is a skin condition caused by a fungal infection, not unlike ...

Stool eating or Coprophagia Theories abound as to why dogs ingest feces, whether their own or that of other species, but there is no concrete correlation ...

Reading your dog's blood work Blood work? Yes, blood work. Bet you thought a visit to the vet was just for emergencies or vaccinations? Don’t worry, you’re ...

Pleasant activites when it is hot for you and your dog Is your pup like an otterhound, and has webbed paws ideal for swimming? Personally, my basset hound ...

Fortunately, throat cancer is very rare in dogs. But unfortunately, some types of tumors in the throat can grow very quickly, and the prognosis is poor if ...

Managing your dog's diabetes Diabetes is a growing epidemic in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),“As of ...