Tag Archives: Pet Sickness
Giardia is a protozoan parasite that infects the gastrointestinal tract of humans, mammals, birds and even amphibians. The parasite can cause severe symptoms and is transmissible between animals and humans.
You may have thought of diet and exercise as being the most important part of your pet’s health and wellbeing, but did you know that sleep has just as big a part to play?
It’s not uncommon for us to be asked, “if my dog doesn’t go to boarding kennels, why is it necessary to vaccinate against kennel cough?”
Bloat in dogs is a very serious condition in dogs and can even become deadly. Knowing the signs of bloat is paramount as immediate treatment is vital.
If your dog eats things that shouldn’t be eaten, like socks, dry wall, rocks and other non-food related items, then they may have a condition called Pica.
Ever wondered why your pets eat grass?
Pets can be a lot of fun, especially when it comes to playtime! But did you know that your fun and games with your dog or cat come with more benefits than one – they’re an essential part of your … Continue reading
It’s not a pleasant thought for anyone to imagine that their fur baby has worms. In most cases, you won’t even know about it as the symptoms of these infections are often subtle or don’t show at all.
With flu season in full swing, now’s a good time for us to answer the common question, is there such thing as a pet flu?
It’s a common question: is there such thing as a pet flu? The answer is yes but unlike in humans, there isn’t typically a flu season for dogs and cats and infection can occur year round.