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3 Reasons Your Pet May Be Itchy

Itchy, irritated, and inflamed skin is a common problem that is extremely uncomfortable for your pet, and their constant scratching, biting, and licking is likely extremely frustrating for you and your family. Our Countryside Veterinary Hospital team explains three reasons that may be responsible for your pet’s itchiness and ways to address the problem. Flea [...]

Protecting Your Pet from Heartworm Disease

Alabama’s hot, humid weather is the perfect environment for mosquitoes, and these blood-thirsty parasites can transmit deadly heartworm disease to your pet. Your pet’s health and wellbeing mean everything to our Countryside Veterinary Hospital team, so we are providing information about heartworm disease and explaining how the condition can easily be prevented. Heartworm transmission to [...]

Room by Room: How to Pet-Proof Your Home

Pets have a nose for trouble, and when they sniff out household hazards, they can land in some serious hot water. Many toxins lurk in your home, especially electrical cords, burning candles, and potential gastrointestinal (GI) obstructions. Read our Countryside Veterinary Hospital team’s tips to keep your furry pal safe by going room to room, [...]

By |2023-03-11T20:27:59+00:00March 11th, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Through the Mouth of A Pet: An “Inside” Look At Pet Dental Health

In honor of National Pet Dental Health Month, our Countryside Veterinary Hospital team wants you to know what really happens inside your pet’s mouth. Rather than a behind-the-scenes look, we are taking you on a “through the mouth” adventure, so you can see exactly what we look for when we evaluate your furry pal’s dental [...]

By |2023-02-06T02:50:58+00:00February 5th, 2023|Pet Health & Wellness|0 Comments

Your Pet’s Best Year Yet—5 Resolutions for Pets

Out with the old, in with the new. The new year is a great opportunity for anyone who wants a fresh start. It’s time to make better choices, establish new habits, and set new goals for your pet’s health. Check out five ready-to-use, pet-friendly New Year’s resolutions from Countryside Veterinary Hospital. #1: Invest in your [...]

When Your Pet is More Than Meets the Eye: Obesity and Weight Management in Pets

You left your pet’s annual wellness visit a bit shocked after learning that your furry pal is more fat than fluff. Fido has obviously been packing on the pounds without you realizing, because their body condition score (BCS) is now eight out of nine. But don’t worry—you’re not alone. In fact, more than half the [...]

By |2022-12-06T00:31:04+00:00October 11th, 2022|Pet Health & Wellness|0 Comments

What Dog Owners Should Know About Intervertebral Disc Disease

Intervertebral disc disease (IVDD) is a common condition in certain dog breeds that can damage the spinal cord, resulting in significant pain and impaired mobility. Our Countryside Veterinary Hospital team wants to provide information about this disease, in case your dog is at risk. Intervertebral disc disease in dogs Numerous small bones (i.e., vertebrae) compose [...]

By |2022-12-06T00:31:05+00:00September 18th, 2022|Pet Health & Wellness|0 Comments
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