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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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