4 FAQ About Canine Hyperkeratosis

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When a dog is healthy, its nose typically feels smooth and moist, and its paw pads have a soft leather texture. If these parts become excessively rough and dry and appear crusty, it may indicate a condition known as hyperkeratosis. Unfortunately, it can be very painful for an animal if not properly treated. If [...]

3 Signs Your Dog May Have Seasonal Allergies

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Like humans, dogs are susceptible to seasonal allergies and the symptoms that accompany them, such as sneezing and watering eyes. Unfortunately, if you're a pet owner, your furry companion can't tell you if they're irritated by pollen and other allergens. However, there are red flags that can help you identify if they're suffering. Pay [...]

A Guide to Dog Vaccinations

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There are a lot of responsibilities people need to consider when getting a puppy, including their ongoing health. Pet vaccinations are essential to dogs of all ages to protect them from various canine illnesses. Veterinarians recommend beginning these rounds of shots once a pup reaches 6 weeks old and sticking to a vaccine schedule as they [...]

A Guide to Canine Parvovirus

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Part of being a pet owner is protecting your dog against different viruses and diseases. If you recently adopted a puppy, it’s important to get them vaccinated against parvovirus at a vet clinic. Here’s a detailed overview of this highly contagious condition so you can help keep your pup happy and healthy. What Is Parvovirus? Parvovirus [...]

A Dog Owner’s Guide to Pet Vaccinations

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By staying on top of pet vaccinations, you can ensure your furry friend’s health, wellness, and longevity. Much like humans, dogs need a series of initial vaccinations followed by periodic boosters. If you own a dog—or you’ll be adopting one soon—here’s what you should know about these pillars of preventive care. How Do Pet Vaccinations Work?  Vaccinations [...]