If your dog is suffering from a torn cranial cruciate ligament (CCL/ACL) the Gaithersburg vet may recommend surgery to repair the damage and get your dog up and running again. Here are 3 surgery options for treating this common knee injury in dogs.
Degenerative myelopathy is a genetic abnormality that can affect your dog's spinal cord and severely limit your pet's mobility. Today, the Veterinary Referral Associates vets explain more about this debilitating condition in dogs.
Asthma in cats is often an allergic reaction to inhaled allergens and affects approximately 1-5% of cats. Do you think your cat may be having an asthma attack? Our Gaithersburg vets share some of the most common symptoms of this condition, and how it can be treated.
Most of us know that chocolate is toxic to dogs, but did you know that cats can't have chocolate either? There are lots of tasty foods that we love that our feline friends simply can't eat (even if they beg)! Today, our Gaithersburg vets discuss chocolate toxicity in cats and what to do if your kitty gets into your chocolate stash.
Our Veterinary Referral Associates vets are seeing more and more cases of diabetes in cats. Left untreated this condition can threaten your cat's quality of life, and longevity. Here is some signs pet parents should watch out for, as well as treatments available for cats with diabetes.