What is rabies in dogs and when should your dog have the vaccine? In this post, our Torrance vets discuss how often dogs need these shots, potential side effects, and more.
At Torrance Companion Animal Hospital, we believe strongly in educating our clients so they can be the best possible pet owners. So today, our Torrance vets will discuss urinalysis for dogs and cats, as well as how to understand your pet's urinalysis results so you can make the best decisions regarding their medical care.
Although panting during a warm day or while playing fetch is normal for dogs, excessive panting at night can be cause for concern. Besides causing sleepless nights for you and your dog, nighttime panting can be an indication that something is amiss. Today, our Torrance vets discuss signs, treatments, and when to go to the vet.
Your cat needs to be drinking water regularly to stay well-hydrated but sometimes they do not drink as much as they need. Our vets at the Torrance Companion Animal Hospital talk about why your cat might not be drinking water and what you should do about it.
Diagnostic imaging is an exceptional tool used by our Torrance vets to help us pinpoint the cause, extent, or seriousness of your pet's illness or injury. Depending on your pet's condition, the type of diagnostic imaging used will vary. Below are a few of the tests that your vet may recommend to help diagnose or treat your dog or cat.
Dogs are playful and curious so they can get injured. Most of the time it is minor and can be managed easily so it's important to know how to care for your dog's wounds. Today our Torrance Companion Animal Hospital can explain wound care for your dog and the healing stages to look out for.
Our Torrance vets are often asked why dogs eat grass, and whether it is safe. Today our Torrance Companion Animal Hospital team shares some of the reasons why dogs eat grass, and when you should be concerned.
Thanks to advancements in veterinary care and medicine, pet nutrition and diet research and development, and accessibility to information for pet owners, our senior cats are living far longer than they used to. Today, our Torrance vets talk about what to expect as your cat ages and share tips on how to care for your senior cat.