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Perianal Adenocarcinoma in dogs is thankfully a fairly rare condition.  However, if your dog has it they are in for a painful time of things. Now as hinted by the title, this is a type of cancerous tumor that happens in the perianal region and affects your dog’s anal sac. And as… Unpleasant as it [...]

Patellar Luxation in Dogs is a Degenerative Joint Disease… Meaning that it will get progressively worse over time, especially if left untreated.  This is why we wanted to take a moment and discuss the common condition which can affect so many of our pets.  This way, if you think that you pet may be suffering [...]

Pancreatitis isn’t just a human condition… That’s because our furry companions can develop it too! But there are a few things you need to know about Pancreatitis in dogs so that you can know what to expect if your pet does in fact get diagnosed with Pancreatitis. The first of which is… That this is [...]

Osteosarcoma in dogs is the most common form of Bone Cancers, And like any cancer it is a terrible disease that will leave your poor pup in pain. It is considered to be one of the most aggressive types of Sarcoma that exist, and tumors caused by this horrible disease spread even to parts of [...]

Osteoarthritis is not expressly a human condition – And your fur baby can catch it too! Osteoarthritis (or OA) in dogs and cats is a fairly common disease that predominantly affects older animals. Sometimes just called by the shortened name of Arthritis and occasionally known as Degenerative Joint disease; this horrible disease will leave your [...]

Otitis in Dogs… Symptoms, expectations and costs!

Otitis in dogs is a condition that describes the inflammation of the ear It is not specific to dogs and cats, humans and other animals can all catch it. It is separated into three variations which involve the outer, middle and inner ear processes. This disease is also… One of those diseases that sounds a [...]

Oral Pappillomatosis in dogs isn’t as complicated as it sounds. This condition refers to little warts (or papillomas) that grow around the dog’s mucus glands on his face. Although it doesn’t look very nice, the good news is that it’s not a serious condition and if generally tends to resolve itself after a few weeks. [...]

Panniculitis in dogs is a relatively uncommon condition. It appears as pustules along the dog’s head, neck and back that come and go over time, often bursting to leave a clear fluid to drain. Now… While we must admit that this sounds completely disgusting, to your dog, this condition doesn’t seem to affect them all [...]

Panosteitis in Dogs is a very painful condition, It affects the long bones in the legs and can cause lameness. It is a self-limiting disease that mainly effects young dogs as they are growing, and that is predominantly seen in the German Shepherd breed, although others can be affected. Now… If your pup contracts this [...]

Patent Ductus Arteriosis in Dogs Is a thankfully rare condition. Patent ductus Arteriosis is a medical condition that affects the body’s ability to supply oxygen and blood to the lungs and heart, and can result in heart disease if left unchecked. Now… This disease is also dangerous because it presents an opportunity for fluid to [...]