Common pet concerns

While every animal is a little different, there are certain common issues and circumstances that may make your pet’s health and happiness a little easier to maintain. The articles listed here provide information on common ailments, socialization issues, treatment followup instructions and in-home medication. Other than sometimes helping you recognize symptoms that would suggest a vet visit, they’re not intended to be used to diagnose your pet. Topics common to dogs and cats appear in the list below. For cat- or dog-specific articles, click the + for the category you want.