External parasites can cause a variety of serious conditions, many of which are largely preventable with routine vaccines. Today, our Eastham vets talk about Lyme disease in dogs, the symptoms and treatment, as well as how to prevent it.
Dental chews can be great for our canine companions. While they offer physical and psychological benefits, there are a few considerations before you let your dog start chomping. Here, our vets in Eastham answer the questions of 'Do dental chews and treats work for dogs' and 'Can puppies have dental chews?'.
Over time you may notice that your dog's weight goes up and down, but as they get older it becomes more noticeable, especially if they are losing weight. Here, our Eastham vets discuss the possible reasons why your old dog is losing weight and what you can do to keep them strong and healthy.
We all expect our dog's breath to smell at least a little. After all, we commonly refer to people having 'dog breath' for a reason. But did you know that your pup's mouth shouldn't actually stink? Here, our Eastham vets discuss the common causes of bad breath in dogs and what you should od when you notice it.
You are out walking with your dog when it happens, doggy diarrhea. This condition can be seriously uncomfortable for your dog along with being distressing for both of you. Our Eastham vets share some information about the causes of diarrhea in dogs, how it can be treated and when you should seek veterinary care for your furry friend.
While we may expect sticky breath from our canine companions, we generally do not expect our feline friends to suffer from bouts of smelly breath. Our Eastham vets share some of the causes of bad breath in cats and when we should be worried about their smell.
Being outside can expose your dog to a number of serious diseases and viruses including distemper. Luckily, there are preventive care options available. In this post, our Eastham vets provide some important information about distemper in dogs and how you can help keep your pup safe.