Is your dog being plagued by a dry non-productive cough? If so, it could be Kennel Cough. Today our Ankeny vets share some facts about this highly contagious respiratory disease in dogs and talk about when you should get your dog vaccinated.
Pet Care Tips
Often when parents consider adding a dog to their family the trusty golden retriever is the first breed that springs to mind, but there are a number of other breeds that can make fabulous family pets too. Today our Ankeny vets share a few family-friendly dog breeds that you may want to consider.
Heartworm disease is a serious condition spread by the bite of infected mosquitos. Heartworms can lead to heart failure, severe lung disease, and even death for pets in Ankeny. Today, our vets explain why prevention is key when it comes to this deadly condition.
Annual fecal exams at your vet's office are the best way to help keep your pet and your family safe from intestinal parasites. Yearly or twice yearly fecals give your Ankeny vet the opportunity to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.