Learning About Canine Vet Care

New Puppy? Don'T Forget To Take Care Of Its Paws

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If you have a new puppy you need to make sure it gets all the right vaccinations and regular checkups from the veterinarian. You also have to remember to do some things on your own at home. One thing you may neglect to think about is your puppy’s paws. Below are four tips to keep your puppy’s paws free from infection and injury. Trim the Fur Make sure you keep the fur trimmed between your puppies pads often.…

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Diagnosing Your Pet's Itchy And Scratchy Show

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If your furry family member is scratching and biting at himself excessively, it is important to determine the cause of his misery sooner than later. A persistent state of itchiness is a source of discomfort for your dog or cat, and his constant attempts to relieve the itch can lead to further complications. Parasitic Pests   Flea infestations are the most common cause of itching and scratching in dogs and cats.…

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4 Things Chinchilla Owners Need To Know About Diarrhea

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Your new chinchilla can develop a wide range of health conditions, including familiar ones like diarrhea. Here are four things chinchilla owners need to know about chinchillas. Why do chinchillas get diarrhea? Chinchillas can get diarrhea for many reasons, ranging from minor to serious. Dietary changes are a common cause of diarrhea, so avoid straying from the recommended diet of hay and pellets. Unlike other small pets, such as guinea pigs and rabbits, chinchillas shouldn’t eat greens as they will get diarrhea from these foods.…

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