Hurricane Preparedness for Pets

What supplies should you have and what to do for your pet?s in the event of a hurricane . If you live in an area that has a hurricane season, then you are most likely aware of how unpredictable and terrifying such inclement weather can be to your home and your community. Safety precautions are […]

Osteoarthritis Part 2

Clinical signs and diagnosing osteoarthritis OSTEOARTHRITIS (OA): PART 2 – DIAGNOSTICS HISTORY and PHYSICAL EXAMINATION   Clinical signs in dogs with OA are of varying intensity, severity, frequency, duration, and progression which are also influenced by lifestyle and the weather. Clinical signs include exercise reluctance/reduction, exercise intolerance, inactivity stiffness, […]

Osteoarthritis Part 1

Osteoarthritis in pets, description and causes OSTEOARTHRITIS (OA): PART 1 – GENERAL Synonyms of OA are arthritis and degenerative joint disease (DJD). Osteoarthrosis is also considered a synonym to OA or DJD. However, because OA is always associated with some degrees of inflammation, it is perhaps best to label those cases of joint disease […]

Enucleation- Eye Removal

Causes, surgical techniques, and after-care if your pet needs an eye removal Hearing a diagnosis that your pet needs to have an eye removed is scary and upsetting. However, pets can resume a normal and happy life post-surgery. In this pet education video, our Chief of Medicine and board certified surgeon, Dr. Shadi Ireifej discusses […]

What is Veterinary Telehealth and Telemedicine?

Our team explains veterinary telehealth for pets. VetTriage is the leader in the veterinary telehealth field and the only company offering 24 hours a day 365 days a year live video chat sessions with a veterinarian. Our team explains this new and exciting field of veterinary medicine.   What is veterinary telehealth and […]

Flying With Your Pet Pt. 1

Part 1 of our flying with your pet series Flying With your Pet PART 1 Plan ahead: The biggest stressor by far to both you and your pet occurs when you realize that you are unprepared at the last minute for a flight that was planned weeks or even months in advance. […]

Pet Fire Safety Part 1

How to prepare and keep your pets safe from a potential fire July 15th is National Pet Fire Safety Day   Fire safety is important for the entire family, furry members included! Here are some pointers to keep in case should such an unfortunate tragedy ever occur. The key ingredient is PLANNING AHEAD: […]