It can be difficult to tell when your dog is getting older and to be aware of the changes that are happening. Today, our Egg Harbor Township vets talk about what age is a dog a senior, what the signs are that your dog is getting old and how their needs will change.
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While you may only be accustomed to the gentle purrs of your kitty there are times when you may hear other more concerning sounds and wonder what you should do. Here, our Egg Harbor Township vets discuss coughing and wheezing in cats, some of the common causes of this and what the treatment options are.
While pets are hardwired to avoid injury, accidents may still happen as they explore the world. In this post, our Egg Harbor Township vets share the basics of first aid for pets, what you should keep in your kit and how to perform CPR on dogs and cats.
Most dogs tend to be fairly active, this can lead to injuries that can range from mild to more severe, requiring surgery to repair. Here our Egg Harbor Township vets talk about ruptured cruciate ligaments and how TTA surgery can help your dog regain their movement.
Has your dog suffered from a torn ligament either from an accident or just running around? Surgery may be recommended in order to get your pup playing again. Today, our Egg Harbor Township vets share some important information about TPLO surgery for a torn cranial cruciate ligament and what to expect during recovery.
Unfortunately, dogs are known for chewing on and eating things that they really shouldn't be. This can lead to blockages that are potentially life-threatening. Our Egg Harbor Township vets share the symptoms and causes of intestinal blockages in dogs and how surgery may be able to help save your dog's life.
If your pet is experiencing a range of symptoms related to a veterinary condition and you are concerned with the heavy use of chemical treatments then you may want to consider homeopathic options. Today, our Egg Harbor Township vets share some information about holistic pet care and the benefits of homeopathic treatments for veterinary conditions.
Dogs that have experienced an injury to their ACL or CCL (cranial cruciate ligament) then they may require surgery as part of their treatment. Today our Egg Harbor Township vets discuss some of the different types of surgery for dog knee injuries and what you can expect during recovery.
Injuries to the leg and knees commonly occur with athletes and with how active dogs typically are it's no surprise that they would also experience this. Today our Egg Harbor Township vets share the symptoms of a dog ACL injury and the most commonly used treatment options including surgery.
Always Welcoming New Patients
At Newkirk Family Veterinarians, we always accept new patients into our veterinary family. Our veterinarians are passionate about the health and well-being of Egg Harbor Township pets. Contact us today to book your pet's first appointment.