Best Flea and Tick Prevention Options
September 28, 2020 By Animal Dogtor
Preventing fleas and ticks for your dogs is crucial to keeping them happy and healthy. These pests can carry diseases such as Lyme disease or tapeworm as well as bacterial diseases, some of which can transfer to humans as well. Bites from fleas can lead to flea allergy dermatitis, which can cause itching that lasts […]
Lesser-Known Summer Dog Dangers
August 29, 2020 By Animal Dogtor
With summer in full swing, there are a variety of dangers that your dog is susceptible to when enjoying the great outdoors with you. From heat to sand, there are a few lesser-known dangers for pet owners to be aware of and watch out for during the summer months.
Pain Management in Animals
August 4, 2020 By Animal Dogtor
Whether your pet is recovering from surgery or is experiencing pain due to injury or conditions such as arthritis, pain management is crucial to their recovery and their quality of life. There are multiple modalities for managing pain in pets.
Frequently Asked Questions for CBD for Your Pets
May 18, 2020 By Animal Dogtor
If you’ve been considering using CBD for your pet to relieve their situational anxiety, pain, or discomfort, you may have some questions about CBD and how it works. At Animal Medical Center of Streetsboro, we’ve put together some frequently asked questions we hear regarding CBD for pets:
COVID-19 Guidelines for Animal Medical Center of Streetsboro
April 14, 2020 By Animal Dogtor
The complete flowchart is available here: COVID-19 Owner Contact Guidelines
Why Whole Plant Extract is better when choosing CBD?
February 11, 2020 By Animal Dogtor
As a pet owner, you want to give your pet the best of everything. So, when choosing CBD for your pet, it is best to select a CBD that is made with the whole-plant extract. Researching CBD products can be confusing at first, so here at the Animal Medical Center of Streetsboro, we’ve put together […]
10 things that Full-Spectrum CBD can help your dog with
January 13, 2020 By Animal Dogtor
Full-spectrum CBD is a popular solution for pet owners to help relieve the symptoms caused by a variety of health issues. Whole hemp extract comes from the marijuana plant, which contains 80 different cannabinoids. These different types of cannabinoids include THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), which is the psychoactive component, and the CBD (cannabidiol), which is the medical component used […]
January is Dental Health Month for Your Pet
December 17, 2019 By Animal Dogtor
Just like in humans, maintaining dental hygiene is a critical part of keeping your pet healthy. While pets don’t tend to get cavities like humans, they can suffer from other dental health issues such as gum disease or periodontal disease. Research shows that dental disease is the number one ailment found in both dogs and […]
Treating Your Dog’s Atopic Dermatitis
November 21, 2019 By Animal Dogtor
What Causes My Dog to Itch So Often? Seasonal allergies such as atopic dermatitis, affect around 10% of all dogs. Atopic dermatitis is characterized by recurrent itching, and irritated, scaly skin. This allergic skin disease is caused by environmental allergens such as pollen, mold, and dust mites: the same culprits of many human allergic reactions. […]
Guide to Managing Flea and Tick Season
October 7, 2019 By Animal Dogtor
With the fall season comes cooler weather, changing leaves, and unfortunately, fleas and ticks. Preventing your pets from picking up these pests requires a year-round regimen, but the upcoming fall season is an active time for these parasites.