Category Archives: Medical Conditions

It’s been a bad flu season… for dogs!

By: Tara Sansing As you have most likely already seen via the news there have been recent outbreaks of the flu in dogs across the country. At least two positive cases have been confirmed in the Houston area in the … Continue reading

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MDR… What?!..

Congratulations! You’ve just adopted a new family member! They are cute, furry and already an important part of your life! Naturally you want them to be as healthy as possible. You’ve been to the vet and you’ve talked about vaccines, … Continue reading

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Discover the Secrets of Your Dog’s DNA

Have you ever looked at your pup and wondered where they really came from? Are they really part Lab like the shelter predicted? Or are they a German Shepherd mix? We can help you answer those questions with Royal Canin’s … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Turkey!

Thanksgiving is a time for friends, family and holiday feasts—but also a time for possible distress for our animal companions. The days following Thanksgiving are always busy at the Clinic and our cages are always full of pets that overdid … Continue reading

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Derm Defense! Take a “Bite” Out of Allergies!

By: Tara Sansing Everyone knows someone with hay fever. Airborne pollens, molds, dust particles, etc. are inhaled and soon the sneezing and sniffling begins. What you may not know, is that pets can suffer from allergies too! Does your dog … Continue reading

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Eeeew! Dog Breath!

By: Tara Sansing Does your pet have bad breath? Bad breath isn’t just unpleasant, it can be unhealthy! That odor might signify a serious health risk, with the potential to damage not only your pet’s teeth and gums but their … Continue reading

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Canine Influenza

-By Tara Sansing As many of us have probably already seen via news reports, there have been recent outbreaks of the Canine Influenza Virus in some states. These reports have been leaving many pet owners with more questions rather than answers…. What is the … Continue reading

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