Undescended Testicles And Neutering: Everything You Need To Know About Cryptorchidism

Approximately 3 percent of full-term puppies have a condition called cryptorchidism, or undescended testicles. Of these, many will self correct within the first year of life. However, about one-third of all those affected will continue to have issues well into adulthood. Fortunately, most dogs undergo neutering, which removes both testicles. Retained and embedded testicles can make neutering more difficult, but it is still highly recommended. If you have young dog who has one or two undescended testicles, there are some things you should know.

What Is Feline Infectious Peritonitis?

There are a lot of illnesses that affect cats. One of them is called feline infectious peritonitis.  Feline Infectious Peritonitis FIP is one of a group of viruses called coronavirus. In cats, coronavirus attacks the cells of their intestinal walls. The particular virus that causes FIP has been isolated, as has one that is closely related to feline infectious peritonitis but is generally much less severe.  Symptoms There are two different kinds of FIP, wet and dry.

Going On Vacation? Two Options On What You Can Do With Your Dogs

Having dogs and going on vacation is difficult for everyone. You have to determine what you are going to do with your dogs. Besides this, your dogs will likely not be happy no matter what you do. Below are two options you have so you can enjoy your vacation. Use Pet Boarding One of the easiest thing you can do is to put your dogs in pet boarding. There should have pet boarding establishments in your area.

Protect Your Long-Haired Cat From Slipping And Sliding

If you have a long-haired cat, chances are you love the long, flowing fur that cascades all over their bodies. Long-haired cats are beautiful, but they also have a lurking danger on their feet. Most long-haired cats also have long hair between their toes, which can cause your cat to get hurt. This guide will explain why cats have that fur between their toes, how it can hurt them, and what you can do about it.

Four Pieces Of Used Veterinary Equipment To Purchase When First Starting Out

If you have decided to open up your own private veterinary practice in a small town, you will need certain equipment to be able to do your job as well as you possibly can. While some of the equipment needs to be purchased in brand new condition, some equipment can be purchased used. The guide below walks you through the equipment that can be purchased second-hand to save you money when opening up your small veterinary office.