Many people aren't aware that their pets can suffer from a variety of different allergies. While allergy symptoms in humans most commonly affect the respiratory tract, cats and dogs tend to develop allergy symptoms on their skin.
At Kato Animal Hospital in Toronto, we know that your pets are beloved members of your family. That’s why we offer this pet care blog full of tips, advice and health information. Each blog post has been written to help you take care of your pets the best way possible.
Select a post and read on to learn more about different ailments and treatments that your pets can undergo at any given time. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to call our office for more information.
Drew Carey is the current host of the television game show The Price Is Right, and he ends the show with that familiar line made famous by the shows preceding host, Bob Barker “Help control the pet population, have your pets spayed or neutered.” These words are representative of his lifelong love for helping animals. It’s a love and passion shared by Dr. Christine Kato and the rest of our staff at Kato Animal Hospital. When it comes to responsible pet ownership, sometimes the best approach to your pet’s good health includes a surgical procedure.
Just like humans, cats and dogs are prone to developing oral health problems if their teeth are not regularly cleaned. Many pet owners, unfortunately, aren't sure how to brush their pets' teeth. At Kato Animal Hospital, a Toronto pet hospital, we look after every aspect of the health of the furry friends who visit our clinic, including dental health. Here are some tips from our experienced veterinarians about how you can take care of your pets' dental heath at home.
Your pet’s an important member of your family. From kisses and cuddles, to games and outings, he or she is an integral part of your daily life. And, just like you and the other members of your family, pets require regular checkups to ensure their continued good health.
As summer draws to an end, allergens come to life and tissue box sales increase dramatically. Unfortunately, us humans are not the only ones that dread this time of year - our furry friends suffer too!