Often, cat owners are faced with the fact that their pet loses its appetite and refuses to feed. If this is a single case and the appetite is quickly restored, then there is no cause for concern. But what if the animal does not eat for several days? The answer is unequivocal: the best thing you can do in this case is to show the animal to the doctor, who will conduct the examination and find the cause of the problem with appetite.
A cat may refuse to feed for the following reasons: Continue reading
Determination of the physical condition of the dog
During a medical examination of a patient with signs of circulatory insufficiency, it is necessary to take into account body temperature, weight and condition of muscles, skin and hair, as well as the presence of swelling of the limbs. It is necessary to carry out palpation of the abdominal cavity in order to identify the state of the liver, the presence of ascites and tumors. Continue reading
Dogs are one of the most beloved pets. Unfortunately, these animals are prone to diseases just like humans. The causes of disease are most often malnutrition, improper care and maintenance, injuries, lack of vaccinations, parasite infection.
The easiest way to maintain the health of the animal is by regularly visiting a veterinarian and conducting an examination. Preventive examinations 1-2 times a year, timely vaccination, compliance with the recommendations of the doctor for the care and feeding of the animal – the best way to protect it from diseases. Continue reading