disease

Diseases That Pigeons Have

Some people call them the “rats of the sky”, and many people greatly despise them. A lot of cities consider them as a pest and blame them for transmitting diseases to humans. That’s why in today’s article you can read about…

Mange in Dogs: Treatment and Prevention

Mange is visible on an animal’s skin and is caused by certain species of mites. Although it’s a canine disease, it can also be transmitted to people. The good news is that mange in dogs can be prevented and treated,…

Toxoplasmosis in Cats

Toxoplasmosis is a disease caused by a parasite called Toxoplasma gondii. Since it’s asymptomatic, it’s not easily detected. Although it can be transmitted from animals to humans, the most common routes of infection for humans are other humans. There are quite…

What is canine ehrlichiosis?

Canine ehrlichiosis, also known as Tropical Canine Pancytopenia, Tick Disease or Canine Hemorrhagic Fever, is a widespread and serious infectious disease. A growing number of cases have appeared in Europe, America, Asia and Africa. In recent years, cases of canine…

Leptospirosis in Dogs

Leptospirosis in dogs, also known as canine typhus, is a contagious disease that causes severe disorders in the body. It is considered to be a public health issue because it poses a high risk of infection among different species and…

Types of Bark and What They Mean

There are many different types of barks, and each one expresses your dog’s mood or a specific need. Therefore, it’s important to know them well to understand what they want. Barking is a fundamental part of a dog’s nature. Dogs are the…

How to Help Raise your Dog’s Platelet Count

It’s important to have a healthy platelet count. Platelets play a fundamental role in forming blood clots and assisting with circulation through the body. A dog with a low platelet count can have serious health problems. To avoid that, today we’ll…

The 7 Most Dangerous Diseases for Your Pet

Even though you love your pet and take good care of them, they unfortunately could get sick at some point in their life, just like humans. Hopefully it’ll never happen, but you should still be attentive. In this article, we’ll…

Diseases dogs and humans share

Although we may think that humans and dogs are different in everything, including which diseases they can get, there are actually some conditions that both people and dogs can have. It’s interesting to see how veterinarians have a job that’s so similar…

Health Alert: Coronavirus in Dogs

The increase of cases of coronavirus in dogs is scary! It worries veterinarians and owners all over the world. An early diagnosis is key.  his way, vets can prevent further complications in the animal’s health. Coronavirus in dogs is mainly due…

The Pros and Cons of Sleeping with Your Pet

Should you let your pet sleep with you? It has become such an important issue that surveys have been made in order to acquire statistics. They say that 14% of dogs in Spain sleep with their owners, and 33% of cats…