The CertaPet Blog: Helping Pet Owners Live a Better Life With Their Pets

31 August, 2018

A Canine Killer: Hemangiosarcoma in Dogs

Hemangiosarcoma (HSA) is a blood vessel-based cancer mostly found only in dogs. Unfortunately, as with humans, cancer is the leading cause of natural death in dogs. Nearly 50 % of dogs who live beyond the age of 10 will contract some form of cancer. Some of these are easily curable or treatable. Hemangiosarcoma in dogs, however, is a very serious …

31 August, 2018

A Guide to the Best Dental Chews for Dogs!

Everyone knows that oral hygiene is important for dogs, but what’s the best way to keep your dog’s teeth, gums, and jaw in good working order? Here, we’ve rounded up everything you need to know about dog dental health, including the best dental chews for dogs, recommendations on toothpaste, and more. Time to Go to the Dog Dentist? Why Dog …

31 August, 2018

Inside Look into Dog Cloning: The Power of Stem Cells Research!

To clone a dog or not to clone a dog? Considered one of the most controversial subjects. Dog cloning, and in fact, human cloning is becoming quite a hot topic in today’s world. As pet owners, we want our furry friends to live forever. Unfortunately, that’s not possible (yet!). But what if you could create an identical copy of your …

30 August, 2018

Pyoderma in Dogs: 101 About This Dog Skin Infection

Itchy skin,  inflammation, and puss! These symptoms in our furry friends often point to pyoderma in dogs. Considered to be one of the most common skin bacterial infections in dogs, this disease is truly quite a perplexing problem many pet owners face. So, if you’d like to learn more about pyoderma in dogs then read on! A Wise Veterinarian: Pyoderma …

30 August, 2018

A Guide to Town and Country Veterinary Clinic

If you’re from the United States, then you’ve probably heard about a Town and Country Vet clinics! This is to be expected of course! Today, many veterinarian clinics and hospitals may go under the same name—Town and Country. However, the majority of these veterinary clinics and hospitals share no relation to each other. What is Town and Country Animal Hospital? …

29 August, 2018

Dog Dandruff and Cat Dandruff : Causes, Treatment and More!

Has Christmas come early this year in the form dog dandruff or cat dandruff showering flakes all over your house? Our pets are as susceptible to getting that icky dander getting out of control! Luckily there are a couple of easy ways to prevent or treat this condition! A Close Look at Dandruff Flakes aka Dander Dandruff in dogs and …