Paw Prints
Winter hazards for pets
Here we are fresh off the holidays, and winter has made its presence known. There has been lots of information and tips for people to keep safe in cold weather but we also need to remember our pets...
Feb 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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The heart of the matter: Cardiac disease in companion animals
Cardiovascular disease is an all-too-common condition in our companion animals. As many as 10 percent of adult dogs and cats have underlying cardiac issues, and this increases to 20-30 percent as t...
Dec 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keeping the joy in the holidays for our pets
It’s that time of the year, where families gather together to celebrate the fall and winter holidays. And of course, this includes our four-legged family as well! But, we need to remember that ther...
Nov 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eliminating the odor
Yuck, he has dog breath. How often have you heard that expression? Dogs and cats can both suffer the effects of halitosis, such as exclusion from their human partners, but what is concerning is the...
Sep 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 461 461 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helping your dog stand on its own four legs
by Dr. David McCrork, VMD
Aug 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Behavior problems in dogs and cats are quite common and continue to be a significant cause of nonmedical-related euthanasia of pets. Most behavior problems are caused by a combination of inherited ...
Weight management in companion animals
by Dr. Nicholle R. Hommel, VMD
Jul 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
The season of fun and fitness is upon us. As we start to get out and get moving, it is a good time to think about healthy weight for not only ourselves, but also for our canine and feline friends. ...
Have tick, will travel
by Dr. Claudia Casavecchia
Jun 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
The season is upon us now when we see families planning summer trips, which for many include taking their special four-legged companions with them. What people don’t always consider when preparing ...
The big C
by Dr. Claudia Casavecchia
May 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Paw Prints is a new column by Society Hill Veterinary Hospital’s Dr. Claudia Casavecchia, who will give pet owners all the information they need to parent healthy and happy pets. Paw Prints will ru...