Conditions and Diseases

Ear Infections in Dogs

Ear infections in dogs are common, especially among certain breeds. Although an ear infection is …

Lyme Disease in Cats

Lyme disease is caused by a bacterium called Borrelia burgdorferi. It is transmitted through tick …

Cat Panting or Breathing Heavily (Dyspnea)

Cats can pant to regulate their body temperature, just like dogs do, although they do …

Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye) in Dogs

Conjunctivitis, sometimes informally referred to as “pink eye,” is an irritation or inflammation of the …

Hyperthyroidism in Dogs

Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid glands produce an excess of thyroid hormones, …

Rabies in Cats

Rabies vaccination is especially critical for cats as they are the most commonly reported rabid …

Glaucoma in Dogs

Glaucoma is a condition that causes a build-up of fluid and pressure in the eye. …

UTI in Cats

Bacterial urinary tract infections (UTIs) are a fairly common condition among cats. While UTIs are …

What to Do If Your Dog Has a Hot Spot

Is your dog suffering from hot spots? If he/she can’t stop licking, biting, or scratching …

Pancreatitis in Dogs

Pancreatitis, or inflammation of the pancreas, is a common and potentially dangerous gastrointestinal…