What is Canine Lupus? Canine lupus is a disease where the immune system attacks the body's own tissues and cells. There are two types of canine lupus: Discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE) Systemic lupus erythematosus … [Read more...]
Natural remedies for cats and dogs are more than a safe, gentle and effective replacement for many pharmaceuticals. Herbal medicine has a different composition than pharmaceutical medicine.
Breathing Problems in Horses Second only to lameness, respiratory issues are very common and require veterinary attention. What Causes Horse Breathing Problems? Many different things cause equine breathing difficulties. Some common … [Read more...]
What is Dog Autoimmune Disease? Autoimmune disease in dogs used to be rare, but has recently become a more common problem. In autoimmune disease, the dog's immune system goes haywire. A healthy dog's immune system defends its body … [Read more...]
Chronic Dog Vomiting Vomiting is considered chronic when it persists longer than a few days. The vomiting may wax and wane, but if chronic, it persists overall for a long period of time. You should see your veterinarian for vomiting … [Read more...]
Feline asthma is a disease of the lungs affecting somewhere between 1%-5% of all cats. What is Feline Asthma? Feline asthma occurs when cats inhale allergens. When an asthma-prone cat inhales an allergen, it's body creates antibodies … [Read more...]
Tracheal collapse is a permanent, chronic, and progressive disease affecting mostly small-breed dogs. What is Tracheal Collapse Put simply, tracheal collapse is when a dog's trachea flattens out causing difficult breathing. A dog's … [Read more...]