Your pup's paw pads are built to take a lot of wear and tear but they aren't as tough as you might think. Many of our canine companions suffer from painful cracked skin, cuts, grazes and other paw pad injuries. Today, our South Charlotte vets discuss what to do if your dog cuts their paw.
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Your dog is a loyal friend, and a great way to return that love is by providing your pup with great tasting meals that meet all of their nutritional requirements. Today South Charlotte vets share tips on how to choose the best food for your dog.
If you're going to be leaving your canine companion at a boarding facility in the near future it's essential to ensure that your dog has had all their required shots. Our South Charlotte vets explain which vaccines your pup needs to safely stay in a boarding facility.
Understanding the reasons why your vet may recommend a particular diagnostic test for your pet can help you to make informed decisions about your dog or cat's healthcare. So today, our South Charlotte veterinarians explain the importance of urinalysis and what some results mean.
Pet parents often need to go places where they can’t safely take their cherished four-legged friends, so clean, safe, reliable boarding is a must. Today, our South Charlotte vets discuss medical boarding, how it differs from other options, and when it is considered a good option.
While there can be benefits to having two dogs in your home there may be challenges to deal with. Here are some factors you have to consider before adding a second dog to your family, and tips from our South Charlotte vets to help the process go smoothly.
Dogs are man's best friend (and woman's) but the majority of us are unable to spend every waking hour with our pups. At some point, you will need to leave your dog home alone. How do you prepare so that your puppy's first experience home alone is positive? Try these tips from our South Charlotte vets.
Getting your puppy vaccinated helps to protect your new bundle of fur from a wide range of serious, highly contagious diseases. During their first year, your puppy should see the vet several times for vaccines and booster shots to ensure that they are protected. We recommend following this puppy vaccination schedule from our South Charlotte vets.
Our South Charlotte vets believe that vaccinations play a vital role in protecting your dog against a number of dangerous, and potentially deadly conditions. Below are just a few reasons why it's important to vaccinate your dog and our recommended schedule for your dog's vaccines.