Health

The health of our pets is extremely important, which is why we’re dedicating this section to talking about our animals’ most common diseases, treatements and necessary care.

Splenomegaly in Dogs

We’re pretty sure you’ve struggled to pronounce the name of this disease. Don’t worry, today we’re going to make it sound more familiar by telling you about splenomegaly in dogs. It’s easier than it looks, and once you know more…

Constipation in Dogs

Constipation is one of the main reasons why people take their dogs to the vets. It may be caused by different factors, and observing it is the best way to identify constipation in dogs. Many owners pay little attention to…

Caring for Your Pets After Surgery

Unfortunately, for a number of reasons, pets sometimes require surgery, and it’s logical for their owners to worry. After surgery, it’s crucial for owners to know how to tend to their post-operative pets. That way, they can assure their animals…

Why Is My Dog Licking the Wall?

Understanding your dog’s behavior can be a real headache, especially when they do things which seem to be completely inexplicable. Rolling in the mud when they’ve just had a bath, chewing a sweaty sock, rummaging through the trash… maybe you…

All About Parrot Fever

Parrot fever is also known as psittacosis or ornithosis. It’s quite a contagious disease and can cause serious problems for your pet, and even yourself. It’s important to pay close attention to any possible symptoms because it can be transmitted…

7 Ways to Show Your Cat Love

Cats are mysterious creatures, which is why many people say they don’t understand them. However, those of us who love cats know this isn’t the case! There are many ways to understand what your cat is feeling and show them…

Cat Vaccines: All You Need to Know

Just like human vaccines, cat vaccines are intended to prevent disease. Their basic function is to strengthen the immune system. Vaccines have always generated some controversy because people believe that they involve injecting a percentage of the disease or virus…

Adrenal Disease in Ferrets

Ferrets are members of the Mustelidae family, which includes otters, weasels, and badgers, etc. But, unlike their cousins, they have been domesticated and are now considered exotic pets. Adrenal disease is quite a frequent illness among this species. Unfortunately, the…

What Happens at a Vet Check-Up?

Many people wonder what happens or should happen at a vet check-up. Clear up any doubts by reading this article – we’ll tell you what to expect! What to do at a vet check-up Create a record When you first…

Canine Atopic Dermatitis or Eczema

Canine atopic dermatitis, or eczema, is a skin disease that involves swelling and irritation, usually caused by some allergen. In addition, it’s a multifactorial pathology and there’s currently no pharmacological cure. These days, canine atopic dermatitis is the main skin…

Prostate Diseases in Dogs

Our four-legged friends can also get prostate diseases as they get older. Early diagnosis and treatment will allow them to feel more comfortable at this stage. The prostate is a gland that functions on sex hormones. It’s located at the…

Acne in Pets

Acne in pets happens when hair follicles on the skin get infected. It doesn’t have major medical consequences, but it does need to be taken care of. This skin rash in pets occurs during puberty, between the ages of three…

Ascariasis in Cats and Dogs

Ascariasis in cats and dogs is suffered by about 40% of these animals, and timely treatment is vital to prevent further health complications. As with many diseases, this condition is much more serious for puppies and kittens and can even…

Snakeskin Shedding Problems

Snakeskin shedding is a process where snakes change their skin, particularly when growing, although they also do it throughout their lives. Snakes will shed their skin from time to time depending on many factors, such as species, diet or state…

What Is Canine Puerperium?

The canine puerperium is the moment immediately after a dog gives birth. Therefore, it’s the time it takes for the body to rearrange its organs and hormones. Although animals have instincts when giving birth, helping them will make it faster.…