Hookworms cause gastrointestinal upset in otherwise healthy adult dogs but can be fatal for puppies. Today, our San Diego vets share facts about hookworms in dogs and how these problematic parasites can be treated or prevented.
You want to ensure that your pup gets the exercise they should, but every time you head out on a walk your dog stops and refuses to go on. It's a frustrating issue faced by many pet parents. In today's post, our vets explain some reasons why dogs stop and what you can do to help get your pooch moving again.
Preventive care exams for pets are like 'checkups' for people - designed to prevent illness, provide nutritional and lifestyle advice, and spot the earliest signs of developing health problems. Today our San Diego vets explain how to prepare for your pet's preventive care exam.
Because they can spread numerous serious diseases, ticks are dangerous to people and pets. Today, our San Diego vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.