You may think of your pooch as cuddly but carrying just a few extra pounds can affect your pup's health and longevity. Today our South Charlotte vets explain how to tell if your dog is overweight, and what you should do.
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If your pooch is suffering from chronic kidney disease, feeding them the right diet is going to be a key element of their treatment. For dogs with kidney disease, our South Charlotte vets may recommend a therapeutic diet with restricted protein, phosphorus and sodium combined with increased levels of omega-3 fatty acids.
Healthy kidneys perform a range of essential functions, dogs suffering from acute kidney failure experience a sudden and rapid decline in kidney function that requires urgent veterinary care. Today our vets explain the signs of acute kidney failure in dogs, and what you should do if your dog suddenly shows signs of kidney failure.
Our vets often treat dogs with Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and although there is no cure for this condition, in many cases IBD can be successfully managed. Today we look at the prognosis for dogs with IBD.
IBD can impact part or all of your dog's gastrointestinal tract. It can also be difficult to diagnose. Today, we share some of the symptoms of IBD in dogs, as well as foods that may help your pup feel better.
Ehrlichiosis can impact dogs that have been bitten by ticks infected with the disease. Early detection and treatment is critical Our South Charlotte vets list ehrlichiosis symptoms in dogs, and explain how the disease is detected and treated.