Does Your Dog Suffer from Hypothyroidism?

What is Hypothyroidism? The thyroid gland is found in the neck. It helps to regulate a number of bodily functions at a cellular level. One thing it helps to regulate is the production of the hormone T4. Hypothyroidism occurs when not enough T4 is produced due to the¬†thyroid losing its proper function. There is also […]

Depressed Pet? How Can You Help Them?

Do you ever look at your pet and think they looked depressed? Just like their human companions, dogs, cats, horses, and many other animals, can dip into a state of depression. There are a number of reasons as to why a pet may become depressed, and it’s important to know what to look for, and […]

Ehrlichosis & Dogs: What is this Tick-Borne Disease?

What is Ehrlichosis? Ehrlichosis is a bacterial infection transmitted by ticks. An infection that affects the white blood cells, it can lead to issues with the function of bone marrow and blood cell production. Ehrlichosis is transmitted by the Brown Dog Tick and the Lone Star Tick. Types of Ehrlichosis & What to Look For […]

Our Pets and Lyme disease

Summer brings warm, sunny weather, which draws people and their pets into the great outdoors. But what’s lurking on those tall grasses, trees, and fallen logs could be enough to keep you away. Tiny little ticks the size of a pin head can potentially wreak havoc on the body. What is Lyme Disease?Lyme disease is […]