Totowa
Animal Hospital

819 Riverview Drive
Totowa, NJ, 07512

Archive for February 2019

Canine Hepatitis, Core Vaccination

Canine Hepatitis is an acute liver infection in dogs caused by the¬†Canine¬†mastadenovirus formerly known as Canine adenovirus (CAV1).¬† Also, it is responsible for diseases in wolves, bears, and coyotes. It is one of the diseases that a vaccine is vital to keep down the spread of this disease. Canine Hepatitis is spread through direct contact…

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Parvovirus/Parvo Disease in Dogs

HoParvovirus or parvo in canines (CPV) is a mutant strain of parvo found in felines. It is a highly contagious virus that can be manifested in two different forms. The most common is the intestinal form, causing diarrhea, loss of appetite, and vomiting. Cardiac form, which is the less common, attacks the heart muscles of…

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Grooming Benefits for Your Pets

grooGrooming your pet can bring long term benefits to you and your animal. This not only consists of combing their fur, getting their fur trimmed if needed, but other benefits as well. Keeping your pet’s nails clipped helps to protect the pads on their feet and makes it easier for them to walk. Take into…

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