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Hypothyroidism is a common hormonal condition affecting dogs. This article covers the symptoms, causes and treatment of hypothyroidism in dogs.  Read more

Leishmaniasis is a severe, often fatal disease spread from dog-to-dog by sand fly bites. This article covers its symptoms, causes, treatment and prevention.  Read more

Leptospirosis is a highly infectious bacterial disease spread via the urine of infected dogs or rats. This article covers the symptoms, causes, treatment and prevention of leptospirosis in dogs.  Read more

Ticks pose a real threat to dogs and other animals, including humans. They transmit several diseases that can cause severe illness and even death.  Read more

Kennel cough, or canine infectious tracheobronchitis, is a highly contagious disease of a dog's respiratory tract caused by a variety of viruses and bacteria. This article covers the symptoms, causes, treatment and prevention of kennel cough.  Read more

All dogs vomit from time to time and usually the cause is trivial. But vomiting can also indicate something far more serious. Here's what you need to know.  Read more

Worms are internal parasites that can cause loss of condition and ill health in dogs as well as posing a potential risk to people. This article covers the symptoms, causes and prevention of worms in dogs.  Read more