January is Pet Dental Health Month

December 6, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

Good dental hygiene is a crucial part of maintaining your pet’s overall health. Although pets don’t tend to get cavities, they are at risk for other dental issues such as periodontal or gum disease, making it the number one ailment found in both cats and dogs. Therefore, it is essential for pet owners to include […]

Holiday Hazards for Your Pet

November 29, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

With the holiday season upon us, it is time to begin the various festivities of the holidays. From shopping to family gatherings, the holidays can be a busy time for you and your family.  Don’t let all the hustle and bustle of the holiday season make you forget about all the pet-proofing measures you take […]

Tips for Training My Kitten

October 10, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

Some people may think that cats are untrainable, but that is not the case. Felines are highly intelligent animals and can be taught a range of behaviors.  It is important to begin training your kitten as soon as you bring them home. This will give them the best chance to thrive and fit in with […]

Tips for Training My Puppy

September 24, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

You finally brought your new puppy home, and now it’s time to begin training! There is no magic formula to having a well-behaved dog; it takes determination and time to teach your dog the manners and the social skills they need to thrive. At the Animal Medical Center of Streetsboro, we’ve put together some tips […]

CBDs and Your Pet

August 28, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

When your pet is suffering from any type of ailment, you want to provide them with the best relief possible to ensure they are comfortable. Painkillers and other medications may not work for your dog or maybe you would prefer to take a more natural approach to help your dog heal. CBDs are a great, […]

What is the best dog food for my pet?

July 31, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

Healthy eating and getting proper nourishment are important factors for leading a long and healthy life, for both humans and pets. As a pet owner, you want your dog to have a good diet to ensure they receive the nutrients needed to stay healthy and happy throughout their life. When looking for the best dog […]

Pain Management in Older Dogs

June 1, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

As your dog ages, they may begin to experience issues such as arthritis, that can cause them daily unbearable pain. Unlike humans, dogs cannot verbalize their pain, making it difficult for us to recognize they are in pain and if the pain is severe enough for medical treatment. When it comes to pain management in […]

I Just Adopted a New Dog – What Should I Expect for My First Visit?

April 27, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

Congratulations on adopting your new dog! Adopting a new dog is an exciting, wonderful thing. But like all exciting, wonderful things, it comes with certain responsibilities, and keeping your canine companion in good health is at the top of the list. This responsibility begins the moment you adopt your dog, and the first thing you […]

Spring Toxins: What Your Dog Needs to Avoid

March 26, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

Spring is here! After months of spending too much time cooped up inside, avoiding the dangers of winter weather, you—and your dog—can finally get back outdoors and resume your more active lifestyle. But don’t run for the front door just yet. Spring may not come with snow, ice, and below-freezing temperatures, but it does present its own […]

What Causes Ear Infections in Dogs?

February 27, 2018 By Animal Dogtor

What Causes Ear Infections in Dogs? Dog ears come in different shapes, statures, and sizes. Some are pointy and stick straight up; some hang down and are floppy. Some are large, and some are tiny. But, regardless of what they look like, or of how big, or small, they are, all dogs’ ears have one […]