For healthy adult dogs, hookworms cause gastrointestinal upset. That said, this parasite can be fatal for puppies. Here, our Groton vets explain the importance of treatment and prevention when it comes to hookworms in dogs.
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Proper oral care is important to every cat's health. Gum disease and gingivitis are common health issues in cats. In this post, our Groton vets explain gingivitis in cats, including its symptoms, causes and treatment options.
You may have heard the term dog years and are now wondering if there is an equivalent for cats and if your cat is old. Today our Groton vets discuss at what age a cat is considered senior, how to spot signs of aging, and the special care requirements that an aging cat might need.
Making sure your dog is eating enough food every day is one of the best ways you can help keep them healthy and active. In this blog, our Groton vets discuss some ways you can make sure you are feeding your dog the right amount of food each day.
A number of common illnesses in dogs and their associated symptoms can be cause for concern. Some may even be fatal if not promptly treated! Here, our Groton vets offer some advice about the symptoms of and treatments for health problems that are most common in dogs.