In some instances when your dog breaks a tooth or it becomes decayed beyond repair, an extraction will be necessary to stop infection and allow your dog's mouth to heal. Here, our Vancouver vets explain what to expect from your dog's tooth removed.
A dog's oral health has a direct impact on their overall health but sadly most dogs don't get the dental care they need to prevent oral health issues such as periodontal disease. Here, our Vancouver vets explain how periodontal disease in dogs can be treated and prevented.
Life expectancy is an important consideration when choosing a pet. While some pets are only expected to live a couple of short years, others require decades of love and commitment. Are you ready for the heartbreak or long-term responsibility? Our Vancouver vets explain.
Dental problems in cats can be very painful. As many as 85 percent of cats over the age of three will develop some type of dental disease, and gingivitis is the beginning stage of this. With proper care, this stage can be reversible, and our Vancouver vets will help you get there.
Heartworm disease is a serious condition caused by an internal parasite that affects a variety of animals. This parasite is responsible for causing serious issues such as heart and lung concerns or even death. Our vets in Vancouver discuss what heartworm disease is and how to prevent it in your pets.
Ticks are external parasites that can survive on both people and animals and spread a variety of serious diseases. Today, our Vancouver vets talk about how to monitor your pet for ticks as well as steps you can take to protect both your family and your pet.
Mountain View Veterinary Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Vancouver companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.