Hyperthyroidism is a serious condition in dogs which can develop if your pup's thyroid produces too much hormone. Here, our Pine Grove vets discuss the causes of hyperthyroidism in dogs and how it can be treated.
Pet Wellness Tips & Advice
At Pine Grove Animal Clinic our team understands how hard it can be to decide whether or not your dog needs to see a vet. To help you make an informed decision, here our Pine Grove vets have provided a short list of common dog illnesses and their associated symptoms, along with a quick symptom checker.
Hip dysplasia is a painful genetic condition caused affecting one or both of your dog's hips. Left untreated hip dysplasia will gradually become more severe over time, seriously limiting your dog's ability to move without pain. Our Pine Grove vets explain the three surgeries used to treat hip dysplasia in dogs.
ACL injuries often occur in athletes, but did you know that these injuries are also common in our canine companions? Here, our Pine Grove vets explain the symptoms of ACL injuries in dogs, and the surgeries that can be performed to treat these common knee injuries.
Your dog's cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) is comparable to a human's ACL and helps their knee function correctly. It is also one of the most likely places for traumatic injury in our four-legged friends. Today our Pine Grove vets discuss TPLO surgery, dogs who need it, and what to do if your dog jumped before they're fully recovered.