Tips to Calculate Your Dog’s Meal Portions Properly
September 19, 2022 By Animal Dogtor
Pet obesity can cause serious health issues such as cancer, arthritis, breathing difficulties, and skin disorders and can shorten your pet’s lifespan. While feeding your dogs too little food can leave them malnourished, feeding them too much can lead to obesity, which is why understanding the correct portion sizes is crucial when feeding your dog. […]
What Should I Do If Another Dog Bites My Dog?
August 19, 2022 By Animal Dogtor
Dog bites are among the most common veterinary emergencies. Your dog could experience a dog fight at a dog park, doggy daycare, a walk, or at a friend’s house. If your dog is attacked by another dog, it can be a scary and chaotic experience for you and your dog. To help you respond appropriately, […]
Is Your Pet Afraid of the Vet? What You Can Do To Calm their Nerves
July 26, 2022 By Animal Dogtor
Although regular vet visits for exams and vaccines are essential to your dog’s health, going to the vet can be stressful for your dog. At the Animal Medical Center of Streetsboro, we’ve put together a guide to help you ease your pet’s anxiety prior to their next vet visit. Tips for Preparing Them Before the […]
Treating Your Pet’s Allergies
June 29, 2022 By Animal Dogtor
While you can’t avoid allergies for pets, you can control a variety of environmental factors that can affect your pet and aggravate their allergies. Pets will experience discomfort in different areas depending on their allergies. In many cases, your pet’s skin will be the primary indication of an allergy. What Types of Allergies Can My […]
Traveling With Your Pets – Best Practices and Safety Tips
May 23, 2022 By Animal Dogtor
If you plan to be traveling with your pet this summer, the Animal Medical Center of Streetsboro has put together some tips and tricks to help keep traveling with your pet safe and stress-free. Make Sure Your Pet Has Proper Identification No matter where you are traveling to or how you travel there, you need […]
When Should I Spay/Neuter My Dog?
April 18, 2022 By Animal Dogtor
When you get a new puppy, there are various things you need to do, from puppy-proofing your house to getting them their shots. In addition, you also need to make sure that your spay or neuter your pet to keep them healthy. Having your pet spayed or neutered can prevent various health issues, lower their […]
3 Most Common Allergies in Dogs and How You Can Tell If They Are Allergic
March 16, 2022 By Animal Dogtor
Just like humans, dogs can suffer from a variety of allergies. From skin allergies to food allergies, your dog may experience some type of allergy in its lifetime. Three of the most common allergies dogs suffer from are food allergies, skin allergies, and environmental allergens. Food Allergies in Dogs Food allergies are not as common […]
Common Household Toxins for Your Pets
January 18, 2022 By Animal Dogtor
You love your pet and want to keep them safe. To do this, it is important to keep household toxins away from them. Your pet investigates the world with their mouths and could ingest toxins around the house accidentally if they are not kept out of reach.
Dog Dentistry: Brush Now and Avoid Costly Vet Bills in The Future
December 3, 2021 By Animal Dogtor
Just like with humans, dental hygiene is crucial for your pet. To care for your dog correctly, they need to have their teeth cleaned regularly to prevent plaque and gingivitis, leading to periodontal disease.
I noticed a lump on my Dog. What should I do?
November 30, 2021 By Animal Dogtor
If you’re petting your dog and feel a lump, you may feel panic or worry. Your mind may go to the worst-case scenario: cancer. It’s essential to keep in mind that there are many different types of lumps your dog can experience for various reasons. Fortunately, many of these lumps do not pose a serious […]