Anemia in dogs is usually a symptom of a serious underlying health issue that requires urgent veterinary care. Here our Plains vets explain the different types of anemia we see in dogs and how to prevent this condition.
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Tularemia, also known as "rabbit fever," is a bacterial disease which is usually mild in healthy dogs. However, immunocompromised pets may have their lives at risk if they catch this illness. Here, our Northeast Pennsylvania vets will inform you about this disease's symptoms, how your dog might catch it, and how this rare disease is treated.
Dehydration is a serious and common health emergency in dogs. Dehydration occurs when your pup's body loses more water and electrolytes than it takes in, subsequently causing issues with their internal organs, body temperature, joints, and digestion. In today's post, our Plains emergency vets explain more about dehydration in dogs.
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever is a potentially serious tick-transmitted disease found in dogs across America. Here, our Northeast Veterinary team share some symptoms of this disease in dogs and detail its possible treatments.
Heart disease is a serious medical condition in cats where an abnormality of the heart is present and, if left untreated, can lead to congestive heart failure. Here, our Plains vets share the types, symptoms and treatments for heart disease in cats.
While cats may pant or breath heavily sometimes it is unusual and may be an indication of an underlying health issue. Here are a few of the reasons why your cat may be having difficulties breathing, and when an emergency trip to the vet might be necessary.
Heartworm disease is a serious and potentially fatal disease that can affect your dog. It is caused by parasitic worms, spread through the bite of an infected mosquito, that can live in your dogs heart, lungs and blood vessels. Here, our Plains vets share information that you should be aware of to protect your beloved pet.
When it comes to cancer of urinary system in dogs, the bladder is the most common place for tumors to develop. Today our Plains Veterinary Oncologist shares some of the causes and symptoms of bladder cancer in dogs, and how the condition is treated.
Although lung cancer is rare in dogs, cases are on the rise. At Northeast Veterinary Referral Hospital in Plains, Pennsylvania our oncology team uses advanced diagnostics and treatments to provide the best possible care to pets with cancer. In today's our vets share some of the symptoms and treatments for lung cancer in dogs.
If your dog is bitten by another dog a trip to the vet is in order. Although some bites can look minor, bite wounds create an ideal environment for infections to occur. Today our Plains emergency vets share some advice on what you should do if your dog gets bitten by another dog.