In our canine companions, constipation may seem like a minor issue, but can actually be life-threatening depending on its cause. Here, our Hermitage veterinary team offers advice on what to do if your dog is constipated.
heatstroke can be quite dangerous as a condition affecting dogs during the warmer months of the year. Here, our Hermitage vets define heatstroke in dogs and share recommendations on how to prevent heatstroke and what to do if you think that your dog is suffering from this serious condition.
Cats can be adventurous and inquisitive creatures who love exploring their environment and learning everything they can. In the course of these adventures, they may become injured or wounded though. Here, our Hermitage vets speak about the common causes of wounds in cats, how you can help to treat them and when it's time to bring your lovable kitty to the vet.
After your dog has undergone surgery, you will play a critical role in helping them to fully recover. Diligent post-operative care is very important to help your dog return to their normal routine as soon as possible. Here, our Hermitage vets share some tips with you about how to care for your dog after surgery.
Bringing your dog in for their annual routine wellness exam allows your vet to check up on their health, to check for the early signs of disease and offer preventive treatments that can help to protect your pet against possible life-threatening conditions. Here, our Hermitage vets explain the benefits of providing preventive care for dogs.
Osteoarthritis is a progressive, degenerative condition in dogs that becomes more severe over time. There's no cure for this painful condition, however, our Hermitage vets can provide treatments that may help manage symptoms and allow your dog to enjoy a good quality of life as they age.
Rabies is a hugely contagious and deadly virus in pets. Luckily, it is preventable with the help of vaccines and other preventive care. Here, our Hermitage vets explain the symptoms or rabies and how to help prevent it from infecting your beloved dog.
Your feline companion means the world to you and of course, you want to do everything you can for them to live a long, healthy and happy life. Here, our Hermitage vets explain how often you should be bringing your cat in to see a veterinarian for routine checkups and preventive care.
During a routine exam, your veterinarian will check your pet regularly for symptoms of illness, internal health issues and other serious conditions that may need to be addressed. Here, our vets in Hermitage explain why regularly scheduled veterinary checkups are so important.
Wellness plans and pet insurance are two options to help make your pet's healthcare more affordable. It's important to understand the differences between them. Here, our Hermitage vets explain more about pet insurance and wellness plans.