What is rabies?
Rabies is a deadly virus that infects the central nervous system (CNS) and causes acute encephalitis. Rabies can affect all types of warm-blooded animals, including humans. From animals to humans,…

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Animal life span
The average life span of animals varies, depending not only on the type of animal, but also on other factors, such as whether they live indoors or outdoors and the…

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Dental anatomy of dogs
The mouth of animals performs several important functions of life. This is not only a meal and water. She plays an important role in grooming, thermoregulation and communication. Dentistry is…

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anorexia

Common cat diseases

Cats are prone to a number of specific diseases, each of them has its own distinctive symptoms. Knowing what your cat is worried about and why, you can choose the right treatment.

Consider the popular cat diseases:

Acute Respiratory Disease
The most contagious respiratory tract infections are feline calcivirus and feline herpes. These viruses are transmitted through food, water, or through sneezing. Secondary bacterial infections can develop along with viruses. Continue reading

In order not to get sick – vaccination?

We often compare animals and children: we need to worry about those and others, love, feed, but sometimes we forget that animals, like small children, need to be vaccinated on time. Vaccination of dogs, cats and other animals will help your pet develop immunity and avoid serious infectious diseases.

WHO NEEDS VACCINATIONS?
Often, pet owners think: “My pet does not go out, so he can not get sick.” In fact, an animal can become infected with a dangerous virus, having spent all its life in the walls of an apartment. Continue reading

Signs and symptoms of rabies

A symptom is what the patient feels and can describe, and a sign is something that other people, for example, a doctor, can notice. For example, drowsiness may be a symptom, and dilated pupils may be a sign.

The period from the moment of infection with rabies to the onset of the first symptoms (incubation period) can take from four to eight weeks, and sometimes more than a year. The further the bite from the head, the longer the incubation period. Continue reading

Mini versions of large dogs
In our, frankly, difficult time - a time of change, many not for the better, a time of depression and stressful situations - the only thing that saves many of…

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US dogs and cats in numbers
The number of pet owners in the United States more than tripled between 1970 (67 million) and 2012 (164 million). In other words, in 2012, 62% of American families have…

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Which breeds of dogs tend to gain weight?
Obesity is a major nutritional disease in animals. Excess weight in dogs leads to arthritis, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, diseases of the loam and a decrease in life expectancy. Dog Risk…

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Take your pet to work!
The biggest problem for the owner of the cat or dog is that the pet is forced to spend most of the day alone ... This is fraught with many…

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