Lyme Disease in Dogs
Symptoms Lyme disease in dogs most commonly manifests by a sudden onset of lameness and inflammation of the joints. Some dogs will experience other symptoms including weakness, lethargy, loss of appetite and weight, or fever. Lameness is generally temporary and abates once treated with antibiotics, however, in some cases, it can become more severe or even chronic. Lyme Disease in Pets Lyme can also cause more serious or even fatal conditions in dogs such as kidney, nervous sy
Can Dogs Have Spring Allergies?
For some of us, spring represents a time of rebirth: winter thaws, budding blossoms, cute ducklings and chicks. But for those of us with seasonal allergies, spring is less benevolent and more horror movie: runny noses, itchy throats, constant sneezes. If you think humans are alone in suffering when spring has sprung, think again! Dogs get spring allergies too. Environmental allergies, or atopy, are the second-most common cause of itchy skin in dogs after flea allergy dermatit