Blog: Pet Nutrition & Wellness

Aural hematoma

Aural Hematoma

Broken down, the word “Aural” means ear, “Hematoma” means an accumulation of blood outside a blood vessel.


Hypothyroidism is a relatively common hormone disorder in dogs as well as people. It is extremely uncommon in cats. One breed that seems over-represented when we see this disease is the Golden Labrador Retriever. In dogs there are a couple of mechanisms by which the disease occurs, however the most...

Cat and dog sharing food on a plate

Diabetes mellitus

Diabetes mellitus… otherwise known as just plain “Diabetes”, is every bit as sneaky and nasty a disease in dogs and cats as it is in people. Diabetes is created when cells in the pancreas (called Islets of Langerhans) no longer produce insulin. Insulin is required by the cells of your...