When you are considering adding a furry friend to the family you may be stuck between whether you want a dog or a cat. But why not consider raising both? Our Caring Hands Veterinary Hospital vets in Thornton offer some information on how to successfully raise a puppy and kitten together and some tips to make it easier.
Over the course of their life, your dog may develop various lumps and bumps on their body. While most of these will not be concerning you should always have any new growths checked out by their veterinarian. Here our Thornton vets discuss the various types of skin cancer in dogs and how they are diagnosed and treated.
If you have an aggressive dog or one that becomes uncontrollable during the grooming process then keeping them clean may be a daunting task. In this post, our Thornton vets talk about aggression and why some dogs may become aggressive during the grooming process.
If you have a cat then you know that one of their daily rituals is thorough self-cleaning. But what happens when they get older and are no longer able to? Here, our Thornton vets talk about senior cat grooming and how you can help them clean and prevent matted hair.
Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your dog or cat truly miserable! Flea bites can lead to infections and even cause serious diseases in pets. Our Thornton vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet has fleas.
When our vets have the sad task of diagnosing cancer in a dog, the owner's first question is typical - how long can my dog live with cancer? Today our Thornton vets discuss the diagnosis of cancer in dogs and how long they may be expected to live.