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- Distemper and Rabies – Greenwood Animal Hospital
In honor of Nation Immunization Awareness Month, we want to encourage you to discuss vaccinations with your veterinarian. We have heard about a reemergence of distemper due to pets not being vaccinated, and rabies is always a concern. Not sure exactly what these diseases (Distemper and Rabies) a…
- National Pet Immunization Awareness Month
Did you know it’s National Pet Immunization Awareness Month?
August is here and it is the National Pet Immunization Awareness Month. Not only humans, but pets must also be vaccinated and immunized regularly so that they can live a healthy and happy life.
Why Pet Vaccinations Are So Importa…
- Grape and Raisin Toxicity in Dogs – Greenwood Veterinarians
Can Dogs Eat Grapes?
Grape and raisin toxicity in dogs is well documented. Although the exact substance that causes the toxic reaction is not yet known, dogs should not eat grapes and raisins because even small amounts can prove to be fatally toxic for a dog.
Dogs of any age, breed, or gender ma…
- Dog Ear Infections and How to Care for Them
Dog ear infections are most commonly caused by bacteria or yeast. Ear mites, excessive hair, moisture or wax, foreign bodies, allergies, and hypothyroidism can all be contributing factors in the development of an ear infection. Because the ear canal in dogs is mostly vertical (unlike a human ear can…
- Heatstroke in Pets
When someone gets Heatstroke
When someone gets heatstroke or hyperthermia, there is almost always a need for the patient to be hospitalized. There is a high chance of the patient being in the life-threatening condition. Heath exhaustion is a more common condition and it is the stage before heatstro…