Your dog may have been diagnosed with a heart murmur, but what exactly does that mean? Today, our Lacey vets explain what a heart murmur is in dogs and share some of the possible causes, diagnostic methods and treatments.
While most conditions and symptoms that dogs experience can be diagnosed and treated using standard methods, there may be neurological concerns that require specialized diagnostic equipment to help determine. Today our Lacey vets share some things you should know about MRI scans and how this diagnostic procedure utilized at veterinary diagnostics labs can help diagnose your dog allowing treatment to begin sooner.
While spiders like to lurk in areas that make it difficult for humans or their pets to come into contact with them, the rare case may occur which can result in a spider bite. While some spider bites don't cause any harm there are others that can cause serious complications. Our Lacey emergency vets discuss the different types of spider bites and which spiders may cause concerning symptoms for your dog.
Have you noticed that your cat has lost its voice or doesn't sound like it usually does? There are many reasons why your cat may begin to exhibit symptoms of laryngitis. Here, our Lacey veterinary team talk about the common causes of laryngitis in cats as well as the symptoms and causes.
If your cat or dog is experiencing excessive bleeding then you need to contact your emergency vet right away while monitoring the condition of your pet. Here, our emergency vets in Lacey explain the difference between internal and external heavy bleeding in cats and dogs as well as how to control the situation until you arrive at the emergency vet clinic.