Even with routine care, a quarter of all dogs may be diagnosed with a degenerative joint condition at some point during their lives. In this post, our vets in Hoquiam discuss the causes and symptoms of joint conditions such as osteoarthritis in dogs, and what can be done to manage your dog's condition.
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When a dog experiences long-term pain it can have a serious impact on their quality of life. Luckily there are ways that you can help improve their condition. Here, our Hoquiam vets talk about the effects of chronic pain on dogs and what you can do to help manage their symptoms.
If your dog has unexpectedly gotten hurt it can be quite traumatic for both you and them. Especially if there are broken bones involved. Our Hoquiam vets share some tips for managing these types of situations and what you can expect if your dog has suffered a bone fracture.
Parvovirus is a contagious and serious virus that your dog can contract when they come into contact with an infected pup. Luckily there are ways to prevent your dog from being infected. Our Hoquiam vets share some valuable information about dog parvovirus including the symptoms, stages and how you can help protect your dog from falling ill with this condition.
Dogs are typically pretty active and sometimes all that running can lead to unexpected injuries. When this happens there may be many ways your vet can help your pet, such as by offering surgery. Here, our Hoquiam vets discuss total hip replacements in dogs and what you can expect from this surgery and during post-operative care.