Conditions

Lungworm Infection in Cats – A Cause of Coughing

In previous posts I’ve written about various causes of coughing in cats, particularly asthma. This week I wanted to share information …

Proptosis of the Eye – When Your Dog’s Eye Pops Out!

Eyes are beautiful, truly unique, and colorful. Unfortunately, accidents involving the eyes happen. One of the more common mishaps is …

Pica in Dogs & Cats – Does Your Pet Eat Weird Things?

Working in an emergency room for almost two decades, I’ve definitely seen my fair share of patients who’ve ingested some …

Revolting against Rabies

Just the mere mention of the word “rabies” is enough to trigger alarm and panic amongst pet lovers, given the …

Taking Feline Diabetes Down

Diabetes mellitus is being found in a startling number of cats and if left untreated, the consequences can be fatal. …

Defying Deafness in Pets

Being the resilient little creatures they are, pets won’t allow losing their hearing abilities to get them down and neither …

Doggie Dementia

Cognitive dysfunction syndrome (CCD) is a heart-breaking condition where a dog’s brain undergoes the process of ageing which may bring …

Tracheal Collapse in Canines

The trachea is a tube that transports air from the nose and throat to the tiny air passages leading to …

Is your Cat’s Hair Falling Out, Wearing Out and Tearing Out?

Stroking your feline friend’s soft coat is a pastime many pet parents obviously enjoy, but you may find yourself a …