May 2019

Which Kidneys Are Your Dogs

Kidney Disease: Know The Signs

Chronic Kidney Disease in Dogs By Ernest Ward, DVM; Updated by Malcolm Weir, DVM, MSc, MPH Medical Conditions, Pet Services What do my dog’s kidneys do? The kidneys have many functions. They principally act to remove waste products from the blood stream, regulate the levels of certain essential minerals such potassium and sodium, conserve water, […]

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This Is How You Brush Your Dogs Teeth

Speaker 1: Hi,  my name is doctor Uri Berston.   I’m a veterinarian in Vancouver,  BC and I’d like to welcome you to my series of practical skills for pet owners. Well today we’re going to talk about dental care for dogs.   Now toothbrushing is always a good idea and it’s something that you want […]

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If Only I Had Known

Want Your Dog To Live Longer: Brush Their Teeth

I used to think when my Vet recommended teeth cleaning for my dog it was just a way to get more money out of me.  How wrong I was.  Only recently have most of us heard of dentistry for dogs which in many cases means the dog may already have some gum disease.  Current studies […]

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