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Lyme Disease In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, And Treatment

Lyme disease in dogs is a bacterial illness that is carried and spread by ticks and results in symptoms such as high fever, lameness, and swollen joints. Sometimes it can be more serious and cause kidney damage, heart disease, or central nervous system issues.

by Mike Clark
May 3rd

Uremia In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Uremia in dogs happens when waste products and toxins that are normally filtered by the kidneys build up in the bloodstream where they can spread throughout the body. Here’s what you should know about the symptoms, causes, and treatments.

by Mike Clark
May 1st

Paralysis In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Paralysis in dogs happens when the central nervous system’s ability to coordinate the body’s movements is diminished or completely lost. All cases of paralysis in dogs, even rare cases of temporary paralysis, are a cause for concern and warrant a vet visit without delay.

by Mike Clark
April 24th

Gallstones In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, And Treatments

Gallstones in dogs form from bacteria, bile, calcium salts, cholesterol, and proteins, and they sometimes cause blockages in the gallbladder. If you notice the signs of gallstones in your dog, you should see a vet immediately. Here’s what you should know.

by Mike Clark
April 10th

Dog Ear Mites: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Dog ear mites are small parasites, most commonly of a species called Otodectes cynotis, that feed on the wax, oils, and debris in dogs’ ears. They can cause inflammation and injuries as dogs scratch themselves. Here’s what you should know.

by Mike Clark
March 13th

Tapeworms In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Tapeworms in dogs are internal parasites that infest the walls of the small intestines using hook-like mouth parts. They can cause itching around the anus and, in severe cases, symptoms like weight loss. Here’s what you should know.

by Mike Clark
February 18th

Bone Cancer In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Bone cancer in dogs, also known as osteosarcoma, is a condition that results in an abnormal, malignant growth of immature bone cells. It is often fatal, though surgical removal of the cancer can be an effective treatment. Here’s what you should know.

by Mike Clark
February 8th
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