There is no doubt that dental disease is a widespread problem in the pets that we see in practice. It is one of the top three disorders according to a study by VetCompass. As with most things being aware of a problem or the potential for a problem is the first step to resolving it.
Allergy is a disease in which the immune system reacts excessively to certain substances, causing a physical reaction which is unpleasant and sometimes very serious. Although we often hear about allergies in relation to humans, pets are equally susceptible. Starting from scratch Although the signs and symptoms of allergies are usually easy to see, identifying
Obesity is a condition defined by an excess of body fat that has developed to the point that health is compromised. Although we often hear the term in relation to humans, pet obesity is one of the key welfare issues facing pets in the UK today. According to the PDSA Pet Animal Welfare Report 2018,
We have had another busy week full of Dental procedures! The photos below show how much damage can be hiding underneath plaque. The gums have receded back leaving roots exposed and inflamed gums. This dog needed multiple extractions to achieve a healthy, pain-free mouth. Many dogs are prone to bad teeth but there are lots