Anesthesia….not only is it hard to spell, but for many people the thought of it induces mild anxiety. The idea of giving a pet anesthesia for surgery or dental work can scare many people. Some people postpone or forgo important care for their pets because they are afraid of their pets being under anesthesia. If […]
My pet swallowed a __________. Fill in the blank with almost any word. Pets swallow socks, underwear, golf balls, sewing needles, softball gloves… The list goes on and on! Sometimes items will move through a pet’s digestive tract, and other items will require surgical removal. Max’s situation required surgery. Max is a 2-year-old domestic longhair […]
Anal glands are often referred to as “scent glands” because animals use them to mark their territory and to identify each other. Scooting, licking or emitting foul odors could be signs that your pet is having anal gland problems. What can you do about this issue?