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How to help a Pet With Allergic Dermatitis

How to help a Pet With Allergic Dermatitis

We often see pets with "hot spots" or allergic dermatitis. Dogs and cats often develop these skin conditions when they are exposed to allergens. In this post, our Phoenix vets discuss ways you can recognize the different types of allergic dermatitis in pets and how they are treated.

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Types of Cancers in Dogs

Types of Cancers in Dogs

It can be daunting when you find a lump or bump on your dog. While many lumps are non-cancerous, there are several cancers in dogs that can cause tumors. Today, our Phoenix vets discuss types of tumors in dogs and what to do if you find one. 

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Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) in Dogs

Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) in Dogs

An enlarged heart in a dog, also known as dilated cardiomyopathy, is a condition with many causes and potentially life-threatening effects. Here, our Phoenix veterinary team will walk you through this serious condition’s causes, symptoms and treatments.

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Understanding Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Cats

Understanding Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Cats

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in cats is a very serious condition caused by a thickening of the heart's left ventricle which can cause many life-threatening symptoms. Today our Phoenix emergency vets explain more about HC in cats and how it is treated.

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Congestive Heart Failure in Dogs

Congestive Heart Failure in Dogs

Just like humans, it is common for dogs to suffer from congestive heart failure. In this post, the vets at Phoenix Veterinary Referral & Emergency Center share some of the common causes, symptoms, and treatment options for dogs with congestive heart failure. 

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How to Tell if Your Dog Has a Heat Stroke & What To Do

How to Tell if Your Dog Has a Heat Stroke & What To Do

Here, our Phoenix vets define heatstroke in dogs and provide a list of symptoms that you should watch out for as the temperature rises. We also share recommendations on how to prevent heatstroke and what to do if you think that your dog is suffering from this serious condition.

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Treating Constipation In Cats

Treating Constipation In Cats

Constipation can cause your cat to become uncomfortable and restless and poses a serious health concern. Our Phoenix vets share signs of constipation in cats, causes and tips for treating the condition.

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Heimlich Maneuver For Dogs Who Are Choking

Heimlich Maneuver For Dogs Who Are Choking

Most dogs will chew just about anything - bones, toys, shoes. But what should you do if something gets lodged in your dog's mouth or throat and they start to choke? Here, our Memphis emergency veterinarians share what to do in a choking emergency. 

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Why Is My Dog Dry Heaving?

Why Is My Dog Dry Heaving?

Is your dog making the motions of vomiting, and the sounds of vomiting, but nothing is coming out? Today our Phoenix vets and team discuss dry heaving in dogs, what could be causing your dog to dry heave, and what you should do.

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Difficulty Breathing in Cats & Dogs

Difficulty Breathing in Cats & Dogs

When your cat or dog has labored breathing it means that they are not just out of breath but actually struggling to breathe. Today our Phoenix vets explain more about difficulty breathing in pets and what you should do if your cat or dog is having difficulties breathing.

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