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  • The Most Common Reasons Your Dog is Limping

    Posted on November 23, 2020 by Doctor Ron
    Just like humans, dogs limp for a variety of reasons. However, since dogs are unable to tell us what happened, a pet owner who notices that their dog has started limping may struggle to find out why. The best way to discover the reason behind your dog’s limp is to take them to the veterinarian to get them checked out. It is also helpful for both you and the vet if you come into your appointment knowing a little about what causes limping in dogs and signs that may point… Read More
  • The Most Common Causes of Choking in Dogs From Expert Veterinarian in Simi Valley

    Posted on November 6, 2020 by Doctor Ron
    When a dog chokes, it can be a scary and life-threatening emergency. Choking occurs when an object blocks your dog’s airway. This needs immediate attention to dislodge or remove the blockage to allow oxygen to enter your pet’s airway again. Usually, your beloved dog can cough up the obstruction. Sometimes they may need help. You may have to do your best to manually remove the object if you can see it. If your dog loses consciousness, you may also need to perform the Heimlich maneuver. Below, we will walk you… Read More
  • Symptoms of Concussions in Your Dog From Expert Vet in Simi Valley

    Posted on October 21, 2020 by Doctor Ron
    Dogs are our best friends. They are there for us when we are upset, stressed, or sad. They are there to make us smile, laugh, and remember how much fun life can be. As silly as they can be, we forget they can be hurt, and they will do their best to hide it from us, their caretakers. It is critical to watch out for our furry friends and make sure they stay healthy and carefree throughout their lives. Like humans, dogs can get concussions, which are the most common… Read More
  • Warning Signs of Dehydration in Your Dog

    Posted on October 5, 2020 by Doctor Ron
    Just like people, our four-legged friends can suffer from dehydration, and it is just as dangerous for them as it is for us. Unlike humans, our dogs cannot tell us if there is a problem, so as their caretakers it is up to us to watch for the warning signs. Dehydration is caused when your dog is losing more fluid than they are taking in. Water is critical in allowing your furry friend’s cells to absorb all the nutrients needed to maintain their bodily functions, to include joint lubrication, digestion,… Read More
  • What are the Common Causes of Choking in Dogs

    Posted on September 19, 2020 by Doctor Ron
    When it comes to pets, we consider them members of the family. Guaranteeing their safety is the responsibility of their owner. Any number of issues can arise that pose a threat to your dog’s health, but the largest of those is a large amount of potential choking hazards your pet may come across. It is important to identify some of these common causes of choking within your household so that your dog does not get a hold of them. Removing these items or placing them in inaccessible areas of the… Read More