Avoid Unnecessary Stress At The Vet With 3 Tips For Your Guinea Pigs
4 July 2016
Bringing your guinea pigs to the vet may seem like a hassle, but it may be your only option if you notice that your guinea pigs are sick or you want something done, such as an exam or even getting your guinea pigs spayed or neutered. While a visit the vet can be a good thing for their health, you may be concerned about putting too much stress on them with the trip.
What You Need To Know About FIV And Your Cat
1 July 2016
Feline immunodeficiency virus, FIV, is a species-specific virus that infects cats. FIV is similar to the human immunodeficiency virus, HIV, in the way it attacks the white blood cells, allowing other infections and viruses have their way in the body. When a cat has FIV, his or her immune system is weakened and it stays that way for life. Learn more about FIV and how you can take steps to protect your cat.
3 Options That Can Help You Pay For Veterinary Care
30 June 2016
One of the hardest things that you can do as a pet owner is realizing that your beloved dog or cat needs expensive treatments to alleviate his or her pain or to extend his or her life but being unable to afford it. In that situation, it is not uncommon for a pet owner to forego the treatments for awhile or to consider putting the pet down because lifesaving treatments are too expensive for them.
Managing Your Elderly Dog's Arthritis Pain: Options For You
28 June 2016
When your dog has been a part of your family for several years, it may still come as a shock one day when they are suddenly considered a senior or elderly dog. It may be even more surprising when your veterinarian diagnoses them with arthritis. Arthritis is actually a fairly common condition in dogs and often develops as they get older. While you cannot prevent them from having arthritis, there are treatments that you can get for your dog that will help manage their arthritis pain and improve their overall quality of life.