Cushing's disease in dogs can lead to a number of serious symptoms and complications that could shorten your pup's lifespan. Here our Huntersville vets share more about the causes of Cushing's disease in dogs, as well as possible complications and available treatments.
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Animal Wellness Blog
While it may not seem like a big deal, carrying just a few extra ounces can have a negative impact on your cat's long-term health and wellbeing. Today, our Huntersville vets explain why your cat's weight matters, how you can tell if your cat is overweight, and how to help your cat achieve a healthier weight.
Our Huntersville veterinary specialists are seeing more and more dogs suffering from weight-related conditions such as diabetes and joint pain. But how can you tell if your pup is overweight? Today we share some signs that your dog may be overweight, and what you can do to help get your dog's weight back to a healthy level.
You've just found out that your dog or cat needs an ultrasound. So, what exactly is an ultrasound and how can it help your pet? Our Huntersville vets explain how ultrasound scans are performed on pets in our in-house veterinary diagnostic lab.
Although chewing is a normal activity for dogs you probably don't want to sacrifice your new boots to your dog's favorite pastime. If you are at your wit's end with your dog's destructive chewing, here are a few tips from our Huntersville vets on how to stop a dog from chewing things they shouldn't.
Our Huntersville vets see Valley fever in dogs that have spent time in the low desert regions of the southwestern United States. Although healthy adult dogs may experience no symptoms of valley fever, puppies, senior dogs and dogs with a compromised immune system may experience symptoms ranging from coughing to painful joints.