If your dog is exhibiting signs of hip dysplasia such as pain or discomfort when exercising, it’s important to get checked right away. In this post, our Ypsilanti vets describe symptoms and causes of the condition in dogs, plus surgical options.
If your dog is usually the life of the dog park, but has been less than enthusiastic about running after their favorite ball lately, they could be suffering from an athletic injury. Our Ypsilanti vets share information about signs of injury in active dogs, and ways to help your pooch to get back to their energetic selves.
Osteoarthritis in dogs is progressive and degenerative in nature, meaning that it will become more severe over time. Although there is no cure for this painful condition, symptoms can often be successfully managed to help your dog enjoy a good quality of life as they continue to age with OA.
Is your cat constipated? If so, they could be feeling uncomfortable and restless. Constipation can also be a serious health issue. In this blog, our knowledgable vets in Ypsilanti share the possible causes of cat constipation, as well as ways you can recognize it and how you may be able to help your kitty.
Dogs of every age, breed, and lifestyle are at risk of getting worms. Most worms are invisible to the human eye and can only be detected with a fecal exam at your veterinarian's office. Today our Ypsilanti vets discuss the types of worms dogs can get, their signs, and how they can be treated.
Animals can be great friends and companion's whether it is a cat, dog, fish, or hamster. However, there are many factors you need to take into consideration when choosing the right pet for you, and the vets at our Ypsilanti animal hospital discuss them with you today.
Is your dog scratching, licking, and biting at their skin? If so, it could be a sign that they have a skin condition called dermatitis. Today, our Ypsilanti vets discuss possible causes of dog skin problems as well as the signs, and treatments available.
It can be exciting to welcome new puppies into the world. However, you will have lots of new responsibilities when taking care of your pregnant dog. Here, our Ypsilanti vets share how you can take care of your dog during their pregnancy including the signs your dog is pregnant, the length of time they will be pregnant for, and how to prepare for the birth of puppies.
Vaccinating your puppy is the best way to help your pooch live a long, healthy life. One of the most important vaccines for puppies to get is the DHPP 5-in-1 vaccination. Here, our Ypsilanti vets explain what this vaccine is and how it can protect your dog.
Caring for Pets in Ypsilanti
Michigan Avenue Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.