Heavy breathing and panting are often associated with dogs because that's how they cool down. However, this behavior isn't usually seen in cats. Here, our Torrance vets explain the reasons why your cat could be breathing heavily/panting and when you should call your vet.
Proper oral care is important for your cat. If their teeth are not cleaned regularly your cat can develop gum diseases like gingivitis. Our Torrance Companion Animal Hospital vets can provide information on gingivitis in cats, its signs, causes, and treatments.
Joint pain in dogs is a serious matter, especially when it onsets early because of conditions like hip dysplasia. In especially severe cases of joint pain and lost mobility in dogs, you may hear your vet recommend a total hip replacement (THR) as a treatment option. Here, our Torrance vets explain what dog owners should know about total hip replacements.
Our vets know that repeated vaccination appointments for your dog as well as boosters each year throughout their life may feel a bit inconvenient. However, following your dog's vaccination schedule is the best way for you to protect your canine companion from a host of both serious and potentially deadly diseases. Here, our Torrance vets explain more.