ASPIRIN TOXICOSIS

ASPIRIN TOXICOSIS

High doses of aspirin can be poisonous (toxic) to dogs and cats; cats are more susceptible to aspirin toxicosis than dogs are. Toxic effects can occur within hours of the pet swallowing aspirin or may take a few days. Never administer a medication intended for humans...
Yorba Linda Pet Guide “ACETAMINOPHEN TOXICITY”

Yorba Linda Pet Guide “ACETAMINOPHEN TOXICITY”

What Is AcetaminophenToxicity:  Acetaminophen is the active ingredient in Tylenol and some other related medications that are used to treat pain and fever in people. Unfortunately, this drug can be extremely toxic (poisonous) to cats and dogs. Acetaminophen toxicity...
Yorba Linda WELLNESS EXAMINATION

Yorba Linda WELLNESS EXAMINATION

A wellness exam is an overall general health assessment that may include blood tests, urinalysis, and parasite screening. A wellness exam is recommended for most pets at least annually. Some veterinarians recommend wellness exams at least every 6 months for senior...
10 Ways to Help an Arthritic Dog

10 Ways to Help an Arthritic Dog

10 WAYS TO HELP AN ARTHRITIC DOG Bring your dog in for regular checkups so that your veterinarian can monitor your dog’s arthritis and make necessary adjustments to the treatment plan. Getting or keeping your dog slim can help by decreasing the load on his or her...