Tag Archives: senior pets
Did you know that some female dogs can become incontinent as they age? The condition is known as urethral sphincter mechanism incompetence (USMI), and this is just a fancy medical term used to describe a weak control of the muscles … Continue reading
Have you got an older dog who is awake more at night or getting confused at times? Have you just put it down to ‘old age’?
It is very common for us to see an older pet with dental disease but many people can be reluctant to pursue a dental procedure as they are worried about their senior pet having to undergo an anaesthetic.
To help your arthritic pet live a comfortable life there are a few things you can do at home:
If you’ve been thinking about getting a new furry addition have you considered adopting an older pet? There are plenty of positives when it comes to giving an older pet a home and a great companion is just one of … Continue reading
Stress can be as hard for our pets as it is on us humans and should never be underestimated. Changes to routines or other disruptions around the home can be a big cause of stress in dogs. Good changes often … Continue reading
If your pet has been diagnosed with arthritis don’t despair! There are multiple ways Pet Doctors can treat arthritis and help your pet live a longer and more comfortable life.
If you want to start a New Year’s resolution, why not include your pet as well! There are plenty of ways you can improve their lives with just a little determination and effort, and the result: a happier and healthier … Continue reading
As we age, we all become more prone to illness and your cat is no exception. It is important to realise that cats are infamous for masking illness so the smallest changes can be significant, therefore optimal healthcare for older … Continue reading