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Lumps and Bumps on Your Dog's Skin

Lumps and Bumps on Your Dog's Skin

Although our canine companions are covered in fur, their skin is still liable to develop lumps and bumps like humans. While not always, these lumps and bumps may be signs of illness or disease like cancer. Here, our Avon vets explain the kinds of lumps and bumps you might find on your dog, including cancerous and non-cancerous skin growths.

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Why won't my cat eat? Should I be worried?

Why won't my cat eat? Should I be worried?

When your cat suddenly stops eating, it can be hard to sort out why and whether or not your feline companion needs to take a trip to the vet. Here, our Avon vets explain some of the most common reasons why cats will stop eating and how to judge whether or not their behavior is stubbornness or an emergency.

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Heartworm Disease in Dogs

Heartworm Disease in Dogs

Heartworm disease is a potentially fatal disease that affects dogs across the United States. It's caused by parasitic worms transmitted through the bite of a mosquito carrying these worms. Then, they live in your dog's heart, lungs and blood vessels. Here, our Avon vets share some information you should be aware of to protect your beloved pup. 

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Can cats catch colds?

Can cats catch colds?

Cats can catch colds just like people can. They even show similar symptoms to us like a runny nose or sneezing! Here, our Avon vets speak about the causes of colds in cats and when to get veterinary care.

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Is my cat overweight?

Is my cat overweight?

You may think that your cat is a good cuddling size, but carrying even a few extra ounces can negatively affect your kitty's health and longevity. Here, our Avon vets explain how to tell if your cat is overweight and what to do if they are. 

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Dog Skin Problems: Scratching, Itching & Other Conditions

Dog Skin Problems: Scratching, Itching & Other Conditions

Excessive scratching, licking and itching are all signs that your dog may have a skin condition called dermatitis. Discover what may be causing the skin problems your dog is experiencing and how you can help to treat them. 

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What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

What qualifications should I look for in a vet?

You love your pet and want to ensure that they receive the best care possible. For that to happen, you should make sure that the vet you choose for them has the right qualifications. So, what qualifications should you look for?

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Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Preventing Heartworm Disease in Pets

Heartworm disease is a serious condition which can cause a range of severe diseases in your pet, from heart failure, to lung disease and even death. This diseases is most often found in dogs, ferrets and cats in the Avon area. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.

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Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Protecting Your Pet (And Your Family) From Ticks

Ticks are an external parasite which can spread a number of serious diseases. In this post, our Avon vets explain how these potentially dangerous creatures thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.

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How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

How do I know if my pet has Lyme disease?

Lyme disease is one of the most common tick-borne diseases in America. Here, out Avon veterinary team will chare information with you about Lyme disease in pets including its symptoms and treatments.

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