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Dog Anal Gland Expression

All dogs have anal glands; they are a normal part of the canine anatomy. Normal functioning glands deposit a scent, "a signature," onto their stool as it is evacuated. In some cases, the glands fail to express naturally. This can lead to infection, and even rupture, which can be a...

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Heartworm Disease in Dogs

Heartworm is present in Ontario. It is a potentially fatal, parasitic roundworm that is spread through mosquitoes. Heartworms affect the blood vessels in the lungs and the heart and can have fatal consequences.


Dog Fleas & Tick Prevention

A common parasitic nuisance in warmer weather, fleas are easy to prevent but difficult to treat. Severe flea infestations can take over your entire household, affecting all residents including your pets. A little-known fact is fleas can lay up to 30,000 eggs at once and they hibernate for up to...

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Dog Skin Care

All species of dogs have skin but unfortunately, some dogs have more difficulty with their skin than others. The condition of your dog's skin is a good indicator of your dog's health. Skin concerns can vary in several forms from acute to chronic and even be long-lasting for a lifetime...