Heartworm Disease – What Pet Owners Need to Know

Heartworm Disease – What Pet Owners Need to Know

Caused by the parasite ‘Dirofilaria immitis’, heartworm disease is actually a type of roundworm that settles inside the blood vessels in the lungs as well as inside the heart. For your pet, they can pick it up from mosquitos and it attacks the lungs, heart, kidney, liver, central nervous system, and eyes. However, the most…

Pet Ear Infections - A Common Condition in Dogs and Cats

Pet ear infections are very common in both cats and dogs and at some point in their life, they’ll most likely suffer from this painful disease. There are two different types of ear infections, otitis media, where the middle of your pet’s ear is inflamed, and otitis interna which is inflammation of your pet’s inner…

Cat Teeth Cleaning : Top 10 Tips on How to Keep Your Cat’s Teeth Clean

Cat Teeth Cleaning : Proper Dental Hygiene Many people often wonder, “How many teeth does a cat have?” Cats have 30 teeth once they reach adulthood, and taking care of all those teeth on their own isn’t easy. Unlike us, cats can’t brush their teeth or find a suitable domestic replacement for chewing on bones…