Dogs of every age, breed, and lifestyle are at risk of contracting worms. Most worms are invisible to the human eye and can only be detected with a fecal exam at your veterinarian's office. Today our San Jose vets discuss the types of worms dogs can get, their signs, and how they are treated.
Tick-borne illnesses pose a very real threat to the health of dogs in San Jose and across the US. Symptoms of these conditions can be painful and even be life-threatening for your pooch. Here, our vets explain some of the most common tick-borne illnesses in dogs, and the symptoms to watch for.
Although a few extra pounds to snuggle might seem harmless, obesity in dogs is increasing and threatening our four-legged best friends' longevity. Today, we look at the issues involved with overweight dogs, and what owners can do to help their pups.