Much like their human companions, dogs often develop cataracts with result in blurred vision and eventual blindness if left untreated. That said, cataract surgery may be able to help to restore a pet's sight. Today, our Olive Branch vets explain more about cataract surgery for dogs.
Intestinal blockages are a serious threat to your dog's health and longevity if your pooch is prone to eating things they shouldn't. Here, our Olive Branch vets discuss the devastating health issues that can arise due to intestinal blockages and the surgery required to save your dog's life.
Your dog's cranial cruciate ligament (CrCL) is a bit like a person's ACL, and when it's injured it not only causes pain but can seriously limit your dog's mobility. Today our Olive Branch vets explain the symptoms of ACL injuries in dogs, and the surgeries used to treat this painful knee injury.
You want to do all you can to ensure that your cat lives a long and healthy life. So how often do you take a cat to the vet in order to promote great long-term health? From kittenhood to their golden years - here's what our Olive Branch vets recommend.
Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death for pets in Olive Branch. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.
Ticks can spread a number of serious diseases and are therefore dangerous to people and pets. In this post, our Olive Branch vets explain how these external parasites thrive, including which signs to beware of, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and your family.
Getting yearly fecal exams at your vet's office is the best way to keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecals give your Olive Branch vet a chance to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Olive Branch vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.