Today, our South Salem vets explain the causes of a broken jaw in dogs, how the injury can be repaired, and how to care for your pet after this injury.
Pet Care Tips
As most cat parents know, our feline friends enjoy getting up close and personal. This is especially true first thing in the morning, and there's nothing quite like waking up to stinky cat breath. Most of the time this condition can be linked to dental concerns but that is not always the case. Our South Salem vets talk about some of the reasons your cat has bad breath and what you can do to help treat this smelly condition.
To provide your cat with all the care they need to live a long and healthy life, it's important to be able to spot the signs of pain early and know what to do. Below, our South Salem vets offer some advice on how to tell if your cat is in pain, and what you can do to help.
The oral health of a dog has a direct impact on their overall health, but many of our canine companions do not receive the dental care they require to prevent oral health issues such as periodontal disease. Our South Salem veterinarians explain how to treat and prevent periodontal disease in dogs.
Our South Salem veterinarians understand that dogs enjoy gnawing at things they shouldn't. As a responsible pet owner, you must be able to recognize the early signs of poisoning in your dog and know what to do if your dog exhibits poisoning symptoms.
For any pet emergency, you should get to a veterinarian right away. And in some emergency situations, like when your male or female dog or cat is bleeding, you may need to provide some first aid until you can get there for treatment. Here, our South Salem Animal Hospital veterinarians explain.