Category: Pet Care

Enlarged Liver in Dogs

The liver could be the most important organ for your pet dog. It is important for digestion, removal of impurities in the system and blood clotting. It also helps in the removal of ammonia from the blood. The liver also supports the accumulation and metabolizing of fats, proteins, carbohydrates, and minerals. Since the liver performs […]

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Pinworm Infection

Pinworm infection is among the common intestinal worm infections recorded in the United States. Pinworm belongs to Enterobius genus which is also called as threadworm. It is a parasitic anematode or roundworm which is considered as a common parasite found in intestine especially in humans. The medical condition that occurs due to infestation of pinworm […]

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Know Your Pitbull Better

The Pitbull or American Pitbull Terrier (APBT) is one of the most ferocious breeds of dogs. They are medium in size and have a solid built with short hair as compared to other breeds and their ancestry can be traced England and Ireland. It belongs to the molosser breed group. The American Pit Bull Terrier have been bred […]

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Trigeminy

Trigeminy is irregular heart beat or arrhythmia comprising of a repetitive series of 2 normal heart beats and 1 premature beat. With regards to ECG activity readings, trigeminy refers to a rhythm wherein every third heart beat is ectopic, i.e. starting from some other area and not the sinus node. Without qualification, trigeminy often means […]

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Bumps on Thighs

There are a numerous number of conditions that might cause an unnatural bump to appear on your thighs. It is seen most of the times that these conditions are normal and mild and might not require a high end medical treatment. However, if it seems to be serious it is advised to get a serious […]

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My dog is throwing up white foam!

It can be quite disturbing to watch your dog throw up white foam. The health reasons behind this occurrence can be many, ranging from minor to serious. It is therefore vital to check the accompanying symptoms for proper diagnosis and prompt and effective treatment. The white foam which a dog throws up is a mixture […]

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Uveitis

What is uveitis? Uveitis is a condition when an individual experiences unusual inflammation of the uvea of the eye. Eye’s uvea is a region which consists of three parts. The first part which people can actually see in the mirror is a colored ring of tissue called iris. Iris has a dark hole in the […]

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Shingles Rash

Shingles, popularly known as herpes zoster, is an infection of nerve caused by varicella-zoster virus. Varicella-zoster virus also causes chicken pox so anyone who has developed chicken pox is likely to develop Shingles as well in the future. 1 of every 5 individual develops shingles and is most common among the individuals aged above 50 […]

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Kawasaki Disease

Kawasaki disease refers to a condition characterized by the inflammation of small and medium sized artery walls that occur all over the body.As it affects the lymph nodes, skin, and the mucous membranes of the throat, nose, and mouth, it is also called as mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome. Even though the symptoms of Kawasaki disease […]

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Dog Ear Infection Home Remedy

Dogs that have big floppy ears are usually affected by dog ear infection. Big ears usually make the ear moist as there is not good circulation of air. This gives way to microorganism which further leads to dog ear infection and due to large ears ear mites also get a place to hide and grow. […]

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