Understanding Gum Disease In Dogs

Gum disease is an inflammatory condition that occurs when your dog has high levels of bacteria in their mouth. The bacteria bind with food debris and create plaque, which is a sticky substance that coats the teeth. Your dog’s immune system recognises plaque as a foreign invader and attempts to destroy the plaque using white […]

Understanding Antifreeze Poisoning In Cats

Ethylene glycol is the active ingredient in most brands of antifreeze, but it’s highly toxic to cats, and ingestion can be fatal if not treated promptly. Even if you keep your antifreeze out of your cat’s reach, they can still be exposed to it if a neighbour spills a little while filling their coolant tank […]