Does your cat suffer from hairball issues? In this episode of Ask Dr. Andy, Dr. Andy Roark shares tips to prevent and control hairballs.
Could Feeding Your Dog Veggies Cause Nutritional Deficiencies?
Do you feed your dog vegetables, table scraps or other “people food” in addition to their diet? Dr. Andy Roark explains why this could be a problem for your furry friend.
Commercially-made dog foods are balanced…
… But you can throw that balance off with table scraps, even healthy veggies.
Talk to you veterinarian about how to feed a balanced diet.
You can also watch the full episode of Cone of Shame below for more information on dog nutrition.
Why Does My Dog Eat Shoes and Underwear?
Dogs eat and chew just about everything: Our clothes, cardboard, paper, towels. This behavior is more than just frustrating, it can be dangerous. In this episode of Ask Dr. Andy, Dr. Andy Roark explains why your pet chews things that aren’t dog toys. (Psst – He’ll even tell you what to do about it!)
They do it out of love…
…But there can be dangerous consequences to eating clothes, cardboard, etc.
Train your dog to play with safe toys that you approve of.
Watch the full video to learn more:
What if I Find a Lump on My Dog or Cat?
Have you found a lump or bump on your pet? Don’t ignore it! Instead, take the steps Dr. Andy Roark outlines in this episode of Cone of Shame.
1. Write down where it is located.
2. Measure it, and report it.
3. Ask for an aspirate.
Want to learn more about what to do if you find a lump on your pet?
Watch the full episode below for more information. Thank you to Dr. Sue Ettinger of DrSueCancerVet.com for the information she provided for this video.
Danielle is a veterinary practice manager and the founder of SnoutSchool.com, a website dedicated to teaching veterinary hospitals to use social media effectively. You can get her 5 favorite social media tools here, or follow her on social media to see excessive photos of her Brussels Griffon. She’s @DanielleSnout on Snapchat, Instagram & Twitter.
Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?
Do dogs eat grass because they’re going to vomit? In this new episode of Ask Dr. Andy, Dr. Andy Roark answers this common question.
Want to learn more about your pet?
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10 Ways To Annoy Everyone In The Vet Clinic
Did you know there are unwritten rules of etiquette in the veterinary clinic? Did you know rules are made to be broken?
When you’re done being Mr. or Mrs. Nice-Pet-Owner, here’s how you can drive everyone in the vet clinic crazy without even breaking a sweat.