Dr. Sarah Wooten

  http://www.drsarahwooten.com/ A lifelong dog lover, Dr. Wooten is a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine with 16 years experience in small animal general practice.

   

Dr. Sarah Wooten



39 Stories by Dr. Sarah Wooten

How to Care for Calluses

How to Care for Calluses If your dog has a callus on an elbow, you may be wondering how to take care of it...
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Can a Long Haired Dog Get a Hygroma?

Can a Long Haired Dog Get a Hygroma? Can a long-haired dog get a hygroma? Of course they can. Any dog can get a...
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Why Do Dogs Lay on Hard Surfaces?

Why do dogs choose to lay down on hard surfaces? I mean, it’s not very comfortable, right? But there they are, just laying down...
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How to Treat Hygromas

How to Treat Hygromas  The treatment for hygroma is generally grouped into two big categories: nonsurgical therapy and surgical therapy. For dogs who need...
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Is My Dog’s Hygroma Infected?

If your dog has been diagnosed with a hygroma, you may be wondering about what signs may indicate that a hygroma is infected. Because...
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Pressure Sore vs Hygroma

Is it a Pressure Sore or a Hygroma? So you’re looking at your dog, maybe at the elbow or the point of the hip,...
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Hygroma vs Callus: What’s the Difference?

  Are you wondering if the thing on your dog’s elbow is a callus or a hygroma? How do you tell the difference? Knowing...
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What Is An Ischial Hygroma?

What Is An Ischial Hygroma? If you’re reading this post, it’s likely because you’ve come across the term ischial hygroma while researching online. Or,...
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9 Essential Hygroma Surgery Aftercare Tips

If your dog has had hygroma surgery, it’s really important for you to follow all of the surgical recommendations from your veterinarian after surgery....
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Do Crossbreeds Get Hygromas More Often?

Do Crossbreeds Get Hygromas More Often? What kinds of dogs get hygromas most? Do crossbreeds get hygromas more often? Or do purebreds get them...
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When Does a Hygroma Require Surgery?

When Does a Hygroma Require Surgery? If your dog has a hygroma, you may be wondering, “When does a hygroma require surgery?” Well, how...
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Why Does My Dog Have a Bump on His Elbow?

Why Does My Dog Have a Bump on His Elbow? Say you’re petting your dog and you notice a bump on the elbow that...
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