While finding a lump or bump on your dog is bound to cause you concern, not all lumps are cancerous. Fatty tumors are common in dogs, particularly in pups that are middle-aged and older. Our North Asheville vets explain what fatty tumors are and how they can be treated.
If you want to ensure that your feline friend has the best possible chance of being returned to you if they are lost or stolen, then microchipping your cat is essential. Today, our North Asheville vets discuss the benefits of microchips for cats and how they work.
Accidents, injuries and sudden illnesses happen to pets unexpectedly at any time of the day or night. But how can you tell whether your pet's issue is a veterinary emergency? Our North Asheville vets share some examples of situations that require emergency care.
Pet parents often ask our North Asheville vets why their dog needs the Bordetella vaccine and whether their dog could have a reaction to this vaccine. Below we look at how this vaccine can benefit your dog, and the possible side-effects you should be aware of.
Our North Asheville vets understand how tempting it can be to skip vaccinations for indoor cats, but even indoor cats need protection against highly contagious, potentially serious conditions. Below are a few reasons why, and our recommendations for vaccines for indoor cats.
From toys and grass to feces and roadkill...some dogs will eat anything. If your dog eats things it shouldn't there may be good reason to be concerned. Today our North Asheville vets look at why some dogs eat everything they see and tips on how to stop this problematic behavior.
Chewing is a normal activity for dogs but you probably don't want to sacrifice your good furniture or new boots to your dog's favorite pastime. Here are a few tips from our North Asheville vets on how to stop your pup from chewing things they shouldn't.
Have you been watching your dog and realized that they seem to be excessively panting even while they are sitting down and relaxed? In this blog, our North Asheville vets discuss some common reasons why your dog may be breathing heavy and what symptoms signal the need for veterinary attention.
Cats can suffer from painful dental health issues that can have a huge negative impact on their overall health and wellbeing. Mouth or tooth pain could even cause your cat to stop or resist eating. Here, our North Asheville vets discuss dental care for cats and how to keep your cat's teeth clean.