Conditions and Diseases

Distemper in Dogs

Distemper in dogs is a highly contagious and sometimes fatal viral disease but is preventable. …

Diabetes in Dogs

Diabetes in dogs is an endocrine (hormonal) disorder that primarily affects middle-aged and older dogs. …

Ear Mites in Dogs

Ear mites, scientifically known as otodectes cynotis, are mites of dogs and cats that can …

Diabetes in Cats

Diabetes mellitus in cats is a relatively common condition, especially as cats age, but it …

Addison’s Disease in Dogs

Hypoadrenocorticism, also known as Addison’s disease, is an endocrine disorder that occurs most commonly in …

Cataracts in Dogs

A cataract is a clouding of the lens of the eye that creates a grayish …

Yeast Infections in Dogs

Itchy, irritated skin with a distinct odor can be an indication of a yeast infection, …

Heart Murmur in Dogs

A dog’s heart functions in the same way as their human owner’s heart — they …

Mast Cell Tumors (Mastocytomas)

Mast cells, located primarily in the skin, respiratory, and digestive tract, are an important part …

Hyperthyroidism in Cats

Hyperthyroidism is an endocrine disorder that occurs most commonly in older cats. Cats with hyperthyroidism …