Senior Dog Issues

How Do You Know if Your Dog is in…

Joint pain secondary to arthritis is arguably one of the most common sources of pain in older dogs. But, because pet owners may not...

Your Dog Isn’t Slowing Down – Your Dog is…

As a small animal veterinarian, one of my jobs is to perform yearly physical exams on dogs. Some of my favorite client-patient combinations are...

Do Dogs Have Joint Pain?

Dogs are amazing creatures. More than any other non-primate animal on earth, dogs have learned how to communicate with humans. Who hasn’t had their...

Pain Experts Share the 5 “Uncommon Truths” About Your…

Have you ever wanted the chance to hear what the leading experts in canine pain management have to say about joint health in dogs? ...

Could “Dog Jail” Ease Your Dog’s Intervertebral Disc Disease?

Big Barker’s consulting veterinarian Dr. Sarah Wooten recently participated in a continuing education seminar given by Dr. Theresa Pancotto at DVM360’s Fetch Conference. Dr....
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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What’s the Link Between Nutrition and Your Dog’s Arthritis?…

Osteoarthritis (OA) is considered to be the number one cause of chronic pain in dogs. According to the literature, at least 20% of dogs...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Canine Got Arthritis? Cutting-Edge Stem Cell Therapy Is For…

Regenerative medicine is one of the fastest growing areas of research and development in veterinary medicine for the treatment of osteoarthritis, and if you...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Large Breed? Early Spay or Neuter? The Major Health…

A cancer diagnosis for your dog can be downright scary—especially when you don’t know what to expect. Big Barker’s consulting vet, Dr. Sarah Wooten,...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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