Dogs that suffer from chronic pain experience a serious decline in quality of life, yet the signs of chronic pain can be difficult for even the most attentive pet parents to spot. Here, our Pleasant Hill vets discuss chronic pain in dogs, the signs, and treatments that can help your dog live more comfortably.
Joint pain is a common condition that afflicts dogs of all ages, affecting their quality of life and, if untreated, potentially developing into serious conditions and injuries. It may be difficult to notice your dog is experiencing joint pain unless you know what to look for. Here, our Pleasant Hill vets walk you through joint pain in your pup, including its types, causes, and treatments.
Whether your feline friend is an indoor cat or an outdoor adventurer there is a myriad of ways that your cat could injure a leg or paw and wind up limping. But injuries aren't the only reason for a cat limping. Here, our Pleasant Hill vets share a few common reasons for limping in cats and what you should do.
You can play an important role in assisting your dog's full recovery after surgery. To help them return to their daily routine as soon as possible, attentive, diligent post-op care is essential. Today, our Pleasant Hill veterinarians will discuss caring for your dog after surgery.
Neutering is a safe and common procedure for male cats, it protects them from a range of health issues, prevents them from fathering kittens, and even prevents some undesirable behaviors. Today our Pleasant Hill vets explain what you can expect before and after neutering your male cat, including behaviors and recovery.