Veterinary Tips & Advice

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Help! Is my cat overweight?

Help! Is my cat overweight?

You may not think much about your cat's cuddly size but carrying just a few extra ounces can make a big difference to your cat's wellbeing and longevity. Today, our Mooresville vets explain how you can tell if your cat is overweight. 

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Pet Parent's Guide to Spaying or Neutering Your Dog

Pet Parent's Guide to Spaying or Neutering Your Dog

New dog owners often wonder if they should get their puppy fixed. Today, our Mooresville vets explain how spaying or neutering your dog not only helps to prevent unplanned puppies, it can also benefit your dog's health and may prevent some unwanted behaviors.

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Do you have an overweight dog?

Do you have an overweight dog?

Because you see your dog every day it can be difficult to notice if they are gaining weight. Here our Mooresville vets share some ways to tell if your dog may be overweight, and what you should do.

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Help! My dog is limping, what should I do?

Help! My dog is limping, what should I do?

Limping is a common sign of pain in dogs. Our Mooresville vets explain some reasons why your dog could be limping, what you can do to help your dog, and when a vet appointment is needed.

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Why is my dog breathing so fast?

Why is my dog breathing so fast?

If your pup is breathing fast for no apparent reason, you're bound to be concerned. Today our Mooresville vets share some of the reasons why your dog may be breathing hard and when it's time for your dog to see the vet. 

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Asthma in Dogs - What Pet Parents Should Know

Asthma in Dogs - What Pet Parents Should Know

You may be surprised to learn that asthma is a relatively common condition in dogs. At Lake Norman Animal Hospital, our vets treat a range of respiratory conditions in dogs including asthma. Today we look at some common symptoms of asthma in dogs. 

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Hip Dysplasia Surgery for Dogs

Hip Dysplasia Surgery for Dogs

Hip dysplasia is an abnormal formation of one or both your dog's hips, which leads to pain or discomfort whenever your pup is exercising or simply changing position. Today our Mooresville vets share more about hip dysplasia, its symptoms and the surgeries used to treat this condition.

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IVDD Surgery for Dogs

IVDD Surgery for Dogs

Surgery isn't always required for IVDD, but for dogs suffering from Intervertebral Disc Disease which affects their ability to walk, surgery is can be the best treatment option. Today our Mooresville vets explain more about surgery and other treatment options for dogs with IVDD. 

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Dogs and Skin Cancer

Dogs and Skin Cancer

When it comes to caring for our dogs, skin cancer is something that every pet-parent should be on the lookout for. Below, our Mooresville vets share the signs and symptoms of some of the most common skin cancers in dogs.

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Cancer in Dogs - Signs & Symptoms

Cancer in Dogs - Signs & Symptoms

Our Mooresville vets understand that discovering an unexplained lump on your dog is bound to be alarming. While not all lumps and bumps are cancer related, dogs do commonly develop a number of different cancers that pet owners should be aware of.

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