There is no sense in denying it, ticks are horrible little critters! Apart from the itchiness, discomfort and risk of anaemia to your pet and, in extreme cases, these pests can transmit diseases like Lyme disease, and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever that can lead to terrible illnesses to both pets and humans. This article aims […]
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The good news is that lungworm in dogs is far less common than other parasites like fleas and ticks. Now for the bad news, it is spreading rapidly across the UK and no-one is exactly sure why and Lungworm is lethal to dogs if it is not treated. As the problem has been growing an […]
Mange is a skin condition found in domestic pets as well as other mammals, caused by a small, parasitic mite.
Fear not because mange in dogs is identifiable and treatable. Find out more here >>
Cushing's syndrome causes the hormone cortisol to be produced in excessive amounts inside your dog’s body. Cortisol is usually a good hormone which can help fight infections, maintain blood sugar levels and contributes to keeping your dog calm. However, cortisol in excessive or low amounts can be dangerous or deadly.
A number of studies contradict the belief that all dogs that are not intended for breeding are spayed and neutered before 6 months of age.
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