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Dog Diseases

November 07, 2016 00:02

Chronic gastritis in dogs

dogs who suffer from chronic gastritis, vomiting occurs intermittently over days or weeks.These dogs look lethargic, have a dull coat and lose weight.The vomit often contain foreign substances and products eaten the day before. frequent cause of chronic gastritis is a food allergy.Other reasons may be: constant eating grass;repeated consumption of medicines, chemicals and toxins;swallowi...

November 07, 2016 00:02

Acute weeping dermatitis ( hot spots ) in dogs

Hot spot - a warm painful swollen skin ranging in size from 2.5 to 10 cm, and pus exuding an unpleasant smell.At this stage the hair falls out quickly.Infectious process progresses, if the dog licks or scratches the place.These rounded portions occur suddenly and rapidly increase, often for several hours. Hot spots can occur on any part of the body and often in several pieces.In large do...

November 07, 2016 00:02

Arthritis in Dogs

Arthritis - is a degenerative disease that affects one or more joints.In most cases, it occurs in dogs with congenital orthopedic diseases such as osteochondrosis and hip dysplasia, or those who have had damage to the joints.Some cases of arthritis are associated with immune-mediated or infectious lesion of joints. Osteoarthritis (degenerative joint disease) Osteoarthritis - is a commo...

November 07, 2016 00:02

immune-mediated arthritis

This is an unusual group of diseases, which in the event of antibodies directed against one's own connective tissue of the dog, lead to the development of erosive and non-erosive arthritis.When nonerosive arthritis inflammation occurs, but there is no destruction of tissue. Rheumatoid Arthritis - is an erosive arthritis, which generally occurs around the age of 4 years in small indoor do...

November 07, 2016 00:02

Stones in the bladder and urethra in dogs

Kidney stones in dogs are rare.But in the bladder - often.Such stones can pass into the urethra.The stones in the bladder can be formed in all dogs.Breeds that are at high risk, are miniature Schnauzer, Dalmatian, shih tzu, dachshund and bulldog. stones in the bladder and urethra may be large or small, single or multiple, and can spontaneously leave or overlap the lower urinary tract.Fur...

November 07, 2016 00:02

Blindness in Dogs

Any condition that leads to the blockade of the light falling on the retina, vision breaks in dogs.This category includes diseases of the cornea and cataracts.Other important causes of blindness in dogs is glaucoma, uveitis and retinal disease. Most of the causes of blindness can not be detected at the general survey eye.But there are some signs that give grounds to suppose that the dog ...

November 07, 2016 00:02

Malignant bone tumors in dogs

bone tumors can be malignant or benign.Osteosarcoma and chondrosarcoma are the two most malignant bone tumors.Osteoma and osteochondromas - benign. Osteosarcoma is the most malignant form of bone cancer in dogs.It affects dogs of any age, the average age of dogs with osteosarcoma is 8 years.This type of cancer affects dogs with the same frequency of male and female.Large breeds such as S...

November 06, 2016 00:02

bone fractures in dogs

Most of the fractures caused by motor vehicle accidents and falls from a height.Most often occur fractures of the femur, pelvis, skull, jaw and spine.Fractures are classified as open and closed.With an open fracture in a bone wound is visible.Often the bone pierces the skin.Such fractures are contaminated earth and bacteria and pose a high risk of bone infection. Signs of bone fracture i...

November 06, 2016 00:02

Symptoms and treatment of influenza in dogs

There are many, and viral and bacterial causes of cough in dogs.canine influenza virus is one of the viral causes of cough in dogs.It is a highly contagious respiratory disease that affects thousands of dogs each year.Because canine influenza virus - it is a new virus, most of the dogs with him have not yet met.This infection susceptible dogs of any age, breed, and the status of any vacci...

November 06, 2016 00:02

Herpesvirus infections in dogs

dogs virus causes herpes viral disease that affects the reproductive organs of adult dogs.Although adult dogs infected with the herpes virus usually causes no symptoms, the infection is a leading cause of death in newborn puppies.The brood infected can be only one puppy, and die, he or she may suddenly with little warning signs or without them, or all of the puppies from the same litter c...