Yeast ear infections can be a real problem for dogs living in hot and humid climates - even for just a few brief summer months - but you may be able to help prevent your dog from developing a yeast ear infection. Our Knightdale vets explain how.
Dogs can certainly steal our hearts away and become treasured members of our family, but that love and loyalty come at a very real price. Before taking on the responsibility of making a dog part of your family, be sure to consider these points from our Knightdale vets.
Vomiting and diarrhea are two common signs of gastrointestinal upset in cats and dogs. These conditions can have numerous causes. Today, our Knightdale vets share what you should know, and what to do if your pet is experiencing these symptoms.
It's not often that our Knightdale vets see urinary tract infections in cats, when we do it is typically in senior cats or cats that are suffering from another urinary tract issue or disease. Today, we look at the symptoms, causes, and treatments for urinary tract infections and diseases in cats.
While they are a common external parasite, ear mites are highly contagious. They can severely irritate both ears and skin in cats and dogs and lead to infections that cause excessive itching, scratching, and eventual health issues. They are more common in cats than dogs and are fairly easy to treat. Here, our Knightdale vets list symptoms, causes, and treatments for ear mites in cats.
Annual cat and dog exams, or vet checkups for your dog or cat, allow your veterinarian to monitor your pet's health, check for early signs of disease, and provide preventive treatments to help protect your pet against potentially life-threatening conditions. Today, our Knightdale vets explain the benefits of preventive care for pets.