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What Causes Blood in a Dog’s Urine and How to Address It?

Dear VetBabble: Why is there blood in my dog's urine and what should I do? With a query from a concerned pet owner...
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Cat Equipment Basics: What You Need

From collars and carriers to kitty litter and toys we take a look at all the equipment essentials you'll need to care for your feline friend.
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What are the Best Ways to Treat and Prevent Worms in My Cat?

Dear VetBabble: How Can I Treat My Cat's Worms? Hello! Our recently adopted cat has worms. What medicine can we buy to treat...
Dog holding injured paw up gently.

What Should I Do If My Dog’s Dewclaw Nail Is Fractured at the Base?

Dear VetBabble, I recently noticed that my dog's dewclaw nail is fractured at the base, and I'm not sure what to do. Should I...
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Why is My Senior Cat Losing Weight, Eating Less, and Grooming Excessively?

Dear VetBabble, My 9-year-old cat has developed a scratchy voice, lost weight and seems to eat less. Her eyelids appear purple and cover...
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What Causes High White Blood Cells, Low Energy, and Breathing Issues in Cats?

Dear VetBabble: My Cat Has High White Blood Cells, Low Energy, and Breathing Issues - What Could Be the Cause? Hello! You mentioned...
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Is My Puppy’s Bloody, Puffy Eye a Serious Health Concern and How Should I...

Dear VetBabble: Concerns About Puppy's Eye Health Question: I'm worried about my new puppy, observing quite a few alarming symptoms. His right eye...
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How to Identify and Handle a Dislocated Dog Leg: Tips and Advice?

Dear VetBabble: How Can I Tell if My Dog's Leg is Dislocated and What Should I Do? Dear pet owners, one of our...
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Why is my cat sneezing excessively? Could it be a nasal issue or feline...

Dear VetBabble, I've noticed that my cat has been excessively sneezing lately, which is something he has never done before. He appears to be...
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How Can I Prevent My Older Dog From Snapping at Younger Dogs?

Dear VetBabble: How Can I Stop My Oldest Dog From Snapping at the Younger Ones? A pet owner is concerned about their 14-year-old...
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Spay Urinary Incontinence in Dogs

Urinary incontinence refers to an involuntary leakage of urine. The condition is uncommon in males and intact female dogs, with only about 1% being...
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Pug with Colitis: Diarrhea, Swollen Legs, Appetite Loss – Could it Be a Mass?

Dear VetBabble, I have a 9-year-old male pug who is experiencing diarrhea, frequent urination, appetite loss, swollen hind legs, and testicles. The vet...
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Why Does My Puppy’s Anus Smell Bad: Intestinal Parasites or Anal Gland Issue?

Dear VetBabble, I have been noticing an unpleasant odor coming from my puppy's anus even after wiping it clean. Can this be related...
Pet looking distressed and sneezing.

Pet Sneezing & Wheezing: Could It Be a Respiratory Infection?

Dear VetBabble: Is My Pet's Sneezing and Wheezing a Sign of a Respiratory Infection? Many pet owners have concerns about their pets sneezing...
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What Steps Should I Take If There are Maggots in My Dog’s Fur and...

Dear VetBabble, What Should I Do If a Large Number of Maggots are Found in My Dog's Fur and Open Sores? Introduction ...