Sooo many dogs, cats and other pets of all breeds and ages sit in rescues and shelters across the world and it is there that they will spend their holiday season. I remember being a young child and every single year, “A new puppy or kitten” was written on my Christmas list (or a pony! […]
Good teeth and gums are very important to the health of your pet. the average animal lives 2-3 years longer with healthy teeth than those with gingivitis and tartar. Bad teeth and gingivitis can lead to heart disease, kidney and liver failure, and many other diseases. 1. We recommend you try brushing your pet’s teeth […]
This a list of things to help give your pet medications.
The Scottsdale Veterinary Clinic DENTAL CARE RECOMMENDATIONS: Good teeth and gums are very important to the health of your pet, the average animal lives 2-3 years longer with healthy teeth, than those with gingivitis and tartar. Bad teeth and gingivitis can lead to heart disease, kidney and liver failure, and many other diseases. 1. We […]
Recommendations for back injury, pain, or IVDD for pet dogs and cats from the doctors at The Scottsdale Veterinary Clinic
These are a list of the things that the doctors at the Scottsdale Veterinary Clinic may recommend for back pain or back injury with your pet 1. Pain medications- Tramadol , hydromorphone, and buprenorphine are morphine type products that can help with back pain. This product may cause constipation; therefore, laxatives are recommended. 2. Muscle […]
Many pets will not eat the commercially available diets when they are in kidney failure. To make a home-made kidney diet for your pet, you may use the following ingredients and guidelines for mixing and creating the diet. Begin by feeding 1/2 cup twice per day and then increasing or decreasing diet based upon weight changes […]
Pellet therapy has been around since the 1930’s, and the FDA in 2008, gave its blessings to pharmaceutical companies to manufacture and distribute bio-identical testosterone pellets for therapy designed for human males and females, and it has become increasingly popular. Testosterone delivered by pellet implant, has been used to treat incontinence, urinary urgency and frequency. […]