Does My Dog Have Mange?

by Dr. Peter Hill 28. February 2014 07:40
Demodectic mange, also called "demodicosis," is caused by a microscopic mite of the Demodex genus. All dogs raised normally by their mothers possess this mite as mites are transferred from mother to pup via cuddling during the first few days of life. Most dogs live in harmony with their mites, ... [More]

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Man's Best Friend?

by Dr. Peter Hill 21. February 2014 14:19
Our relationships with our dogs is much more complex than a whistle or fetch dynamic.  Dogs are good for us, well mostly. Interactions with them can have significant health benefits. As dog owners, we will tend to live longer, and have lower blood pressure.  Dogs also act as our social ... [More]

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February is National Pet Dental Health Month

by Dr. Peter Hill 11. February 2014 15:20
Dental care is vital to your pet’s health! If you’ve already established a dental care program for your pet, you’re off to a great start. But if your pet hasn’t received a dental exam from your veterinarian, it’s time to get started. February is National Pet Dental Heal... [More]

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