Monthly Archives: December 2018

8 Common Ear Problems in Cats

Common Ear Problems in Cats

No one likes it when their cat is faced with a medical problem. Unfortunately, our cats are just as susceptible to medical ailments as we are. One of the best ways to ensure that your cat is happy and healthy is to make yourself aware of what some of the common causes of various medical… Read more »

Cushing’s Disease in Dogs: Symptoms, Affects, & Treatments

Cushing's Disease in Dogs: Symptoms, Affects, & Treatments

Cushing’s disease, also referred to as Cushing’s syndrome or hyperadrenocorticism, is a medical condition where a dog’s adrenal glands produce too many hormones. Located near the kidneys, the adrenal glands produce several substances that are vital to the regulation of a dog’s various bodily functions that are necessary to sustain life. Clinical Signs of Cushing’s… Read more »

Cat Health Checklist: 20 Helpful Questions to Assess Your Cat’s Wellness

Cat Health Checklist: 20 Helpful Questions to Assess Your Cat’s Wellness

If the cats in your home seem to be in good health – eating normally, playing daily, and generally treating you with equal parts affection and disdain – you might not see any reason to take them for annual veterinary exams. After all, many adult cats don’t need immunizations annually, especially if they’re indoor-only pets,… Read more »