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Latest News: Canine Respiratory Disease Outbreak
Medically reviewed by Bradley J. Waffa, MSPH, DVM Last Updated: 11/30/2023 If you have a dog, you’ve likely heard some buzz about a mysterious respiratory pathogen that has been spreading around the country. As the Triangle’s premiere veterinary urgent care, we have been getting many calls from concerned pet owners. We are updating this page…Read More
Stomach Problems in Dogs: Common Causes and Potential Remedies
Medically reviewed by Bradley J. Waffa, MSPH, DVM and Ruby Fishbein, RVT If you’ve noticed your dog seems to have an upset stomach, read on! We’re here to examine a few common reasons for gastrointestinal (GI) upset and share some simple tips to help your dog feel better. Whether Fluffy began a new diet, got…Read More
Why do dogs lick?
Medically reviewed by Dr. Bradley J. Waffa, MSPH, DVM Why do dogs lick you? And why do dogs lick themselves? And is there ever a time you should be concerned about your dog’s licking behavior? Dogs experience the world in different ways than humans, and one way is through their tongues! We also tackle the…Read More
Why is my dog throwing up or vomiting?
Medically reviewed by Dr. Bradley J. Waffa, MSPH, DVM We’ve all been there… your dog is vomiting and you’re wondering, should I go to the vet? But why do dogs throw up in the first place? And what will a veterinarian do to assess the situation? And most importantly, when is it okay to wait…Read More