By bringing your dog or cat in to see their vet throughout the year you can help to keep them healthy and happy for life. The veterinary teams at our clinics in St. Louis are here to share some information about the importance of routine vet exams and what to expect during these pet checkups.
Cats love to nap. In the morning, the afternoon, the evening, any time at all. But this can lead us to sometimes wonder if they are sleeping too much. Our St. Louis vets talk about whether or not a cat can sleep too much and what to do if you think their sleeping habits are caused by a health concern.
Has your vet recommended orthopedic surgery to correct or treat and injury or malformation of tissues in the limbs of your dog? Today, our St. Louis vets talk about what to expect with orthopedic surgery for dogs, the different types and how you can help prevent the need for surgical procedures.
Just like us, dogs can experience tummy troubles which can lead to concerns in their bowels and intestines that can become concerning if not managed quickly. Our St. Louis vets discuss constipation in dogs, the signs of this intestinal concern and what you should do if your dog is constipated.
If your pet needs an ultrasound then you may wonder what is done during the process and how it works. Our St. Louis vets share some of the reasons why an ultrasound may be needed and how you can prepare your cat or dog.
If you have a pet then you will likely want to know about the different diagnostic tests that they may need and undergo. So today, our St. Louis vets share some information about urinalysis for cats and dogs and how this diagnostic test can help protect your pet's health.