INFORMATIONAL RESOURCES

ARTICLES

5 Interesting Facts About Dog Teeth

February is National Pet Dental Health Month, so we sat down with our own Dr. Mark Williamson for information that he thought our clients should be aware of. So, here are 5 Interesting Facts About Dog Teeth that everyone should be aware of. 1. Dogs Go Through Two Sets...

How to Kill Fleas on Puppies

If a dog has fleas, then fleas will most certainly infect the puppies, as soon as they are born. This can be detrimental to the puppies and the mother, since fleas can carry tapeworm larvae or babies. If a puppy swallows a flea…

WHY DOES MY DOG NEED DENTAL X-RAYS?

WHY DO DOGS NEED DENTAL X-RAYS Dogs need dental x-rays for the same reason people need dental x-rays: To discover what is hidden from view. Pets cannot say “Hey Doc it hurts right over here”. Veterinarians must just stumble-upon a pet’s dental disease, sometimes with...

Dog Dentist, Cat Dentist

At DAMC we have specialist veterinarians who focus on every area of your pet’s health. We have veterinarians who specialize in you pet’s teeth!

Pyometra- Why Spay Before 1st Heat Cycle?

Pyometra or pyometrea is a uterine infection, most commonly found in unaltered female dogs.   It is a secondary infection that occurs as a result of hormonal changes in the uterus, also known as the womb, where a foetus develops.

What is Progesterone?

Progesterone is a female hormone (common in most mammals), of which the production is unique during the estrous (heat) cycle of  female dogs. The early rise of progesterone during estrus is from the luteinized follicles (A yellow mass of cells that forms from an ovarian follicle during the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle in mammals; it secretes steroid hormones. ) of the ovaries and can be used in breeding management.

Dog Life Stages – PUPPY

Part 1: PUPPIES Essentially, there are 4 stages of life for any canine: Puppy Young Adult Mature Adult Senior These categories should be used as a guide to determine the appropriate care necessary for your pet, for that particular stage.  The age, size, lifestyle,...

Does my dog need their teeth cleaned? Periodontal Disease

Does your dog's breath smell like rotten tuna in a hot dumpster? It doesn't have to, and it shouldn't. In fact, your dog's breath is a good indicator of their overall health. Most pet owners think that they cannot do anything about their dog's bad breath and are...
Why We Don’t Work With Online Pharmacies

Why We Don’t Work With Online Pharmacies

Recently, our Doctors here at Dunedin Animal Medical Center have encountered an increase in FAX requests from what we consider to be questionable online pharmacies.  We do not have the resources to research every pharmacy who sends us a prescription request, to...

Does my dog need their teeth cleaned? Periodontal Disease

Does my dog need their teeth cleaned? Periodontal Disease

Does your dog's breath smell like rotten tuna in a hot dumpster? It doesn't have to, and it shouldn't. In fact, your dog's breath is a good indicator of their overall health. Most pet owners think that they cannot do anything about their dog's bad breath and are...

Send us a Message

Visit Our Office

1546 MAIN ST. DUNEDIN, FL 34698

Call Us Today

(727) 738-2273

Follow Us