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Tongue-Tied By Your Dog’s Tongue Color? What A Sudden Change May Mean And What You Should Do About It

19 November 2020
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A dog's tongue, comprised of a web of veins and arteries, serves the important functions of regulating temperature, taking in food and water, and acting as an instrument of self-expression when lapping at humans. This important organ can also tell you about your dog's health. If it's changing colors, it's an indicator that your dog needs to be seen by a vet. Color Changes And What They Might Mean A healthy tongue is most often pink, but depending on the breed, may deviate. Read More …

What To Do If Your Dog Tears Their Dewclaw

20 October 2020
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Some dogs have their dewclaws removed as puppies, but if your dog still has theirs, you may run into problems with it from time to time. Your dog could tear their dewclaw if it gets snagged on anything, and that dewclaw could get snagged on anything and everything, including your carpeting or your furniture. If your dog does end up tearing their dewclaw, you may not know what to do or how to help your dog. Read More …

Signs Your Gerbil Needs To See The Vet

21 September 2020
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Gerbils make great pets. They're cute, small, friendly, and easy to keep in a reasonably sized cage. However, they are still pets — living creatures — and like all living creatures, they can struggle with some health problems from time to time. When these health problems arise, just as with a dog or cat, you should take your gerbil to the vet. So what are the signs your pet gerbil needs veterinary care? Read More …

When You Might Need To Use The Services Of A Veterinarian Specialist

12 August 2020
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When you think about medical specialists, you might think about medical doctors who provide specialized healthcare for humans. However, the veterinary world has specialists, too. If you own animals, there might be a time when you will need to work with a veterinarian specialist. In fact, pet owners find themselves working with these specialists all the time. A few examples of times when you might need to find a veterinarian specialist near you are listed below. Read More …

Understanding Chronic Kidney Disease In Cats

13 July 2020
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If you are a cat owner, the last thing you probably want to think about is your cat suffering from a health issue like chronic kidney disease. However, many cats develop this condition every year. Chronic kidney disease is a fairly common problem in cats. As such, it is important that you get to know some of the basic facts about chronic kidney disease in cats as well as the treatment options available if your cat does develop this condition. Read More …