Canine Brain Disorders

Canine Brain Disorders

General Encephalitis Cerebellar Degeneration Brain Tumors General Canine brain disorders fall into three main categories: Encephalitis (inflammation or infection in the brain), Cerebral Degeneration (where the cells of the dog’s brain die), and Brain Tumors (a mass...
Feline Liver Disease

Feline Liver Disease

Liver disease in cats can occur in cats of any age, and it occurs when the liver is damaged. The liver is the largest internal organ of the body and is responsible for a number of metabolic, functional and detoxification processes.  It is located in the right side of...
Dogs and Chocolate

Dogs and Chocolate

Dogs and chocolate don’t mix. There are many foods, medications and household chemicals that are toxic to pets and can make your dog very sick or can even be fatal. Chocolate is among the worst. Ten of the most DANGEROUS substances for dogs Alcohol Avocados...
Feline Eye Problems

Feline Eye Problems

General Common Eye Conditions Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Maintenance and Prevention   GENERAL Cats have developed several unique vision features during their evolution that enable them to see more clearly and improve their chances for survival as both a...
Canine Parvovirus Disease

Canine Parvovirus Disease

General Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment and Management Prevention GENERAL Canine parvovirus (CPV) is a highly contagious viral disease that is transmitted either through direct contact with an infected dog or indirectly through the consumption of infected fecal matter....
Feline Skin Problems

Feline Skin Problems

Your cat’s skin condition can be a good indication of their overall health. In fact, skin problems are one of the most common reasons cats require veterinary care. When a skin problem exists, your cat may respond by excessively scratching, chewing and licking itself....