Lyme disease is a common tick-transmitted disease seen in people and pets across the US and the world. While many dogs carry Lyme without showing symptoms, other dogs can suffer from a range of side effects from this disease. Today, our Memphis vets explain the causes, symptoms, and treatment for Lyme disease in dogs.
While it may not be a condition that most pet parents think about, dogs like people can develop pneumonia. Pneumonia can be serious in dogs, however treatment is available and most dogs recover well. Today our Memphis vets explain some of the signs and symptoms of pneumonia in dogs, and how this condition is treated.
There are a number of reasons why your dog may be diagnosed with anemia, however this condition is most often viewed as a symptom of an underlying illness. Today our Memphis vets explain the different types of anemia seen in dogs, as well as their symptoms and treatments.
Dehydration is a common emergency seen by our vets here at Animal Emergency Center in Memphis. Dehydration happens when your dog's body loses more water and electrolytes than they are taking in, subsequently causing severe issues with their internal organs, body temperature, joints, and digestion.
Asthma in cats is often an allergic reaction to inhaled allergens, and affects approximately 1-5% of cats. Do you think your cat may be having an asthma attack? Our Memphis vets share some of the most common symptoms of this condition, and how it can be treated.
Dogs, like humans, can experience asthma attacks in varying degrees of severity. Today our Memphis emergency vets explain some of the signs and symptoms of asthma in dogs, what you should do if your dog has an asthma attack, and how it can be treated.
In this post, our Memphis vets define heat stroke in dogs and explain what symptoms pooch parents should watch for. Also, we describe actions to take if you suspect your dog is suffering from the condition, and provide tips about prevention.
There are a huge number of dry dog foods available from supermarkets, pet stores and your vet's office, so how do you know which one is best for your small dog? Our Memphis vets share some tips on choosing the best food for your small dog.