Periodontal disease is capable of threatening your dog's oral health as well as their overall health. Here, our Oakland vets explain this disease as well as its symptoms, causes and options for treatment.
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Just like humans, dog's aren't born with a set of perfect teeth that natural stay healthy until they are adults. They need oral hygiene care, just like you! Dental health is very important for your dog, but up to 80% of dogs don't receive the dental care they need. Here, our Oakland vets walk you through why and how you should care for your dog's teeth.
Your dog's dental care is an important aspect of not just their oral health, but their overall health and well-being too. However, many dog's don't get the dental care they need to stay optimally healthy. Here, our Oakland vets walk you through 5 reasons why dental care for dogs is so important.
Oakland pets are at risk for heartworm disease, a serious disease that can lead to severe lung disease, heart failure, organ damage and even death for pets. This condition is typically found in dogs, cats and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key, and the measures you can take.
Did you know ticks are capable of spreading several serious diseases? This is why they pose a danger to people and pets. Today, our Oakland vets describe how these external parasites thrive, which signs to look for, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and family.
Getting yearly fecal exams at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecals give your Oakland vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Oakland vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.