Category Archives: Cats

Heart disease

Heart disease is a common condition seen at Uni Vets Camden. It can present as either congenital (from birth) or acquired (later in life), however acquired cases are more common. Acquired heart disease most often involves either the valves of the heart or the heart muscle itself. Animals can also present with issues with their…
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Keeping your pet at a healthy weight

Obesity in your pet can lead to many serious diseases including diabetes, musculoskeletal problems, liver disease, and breathing problems, all of which can compromise their quality and length of life. Although age and breed can contribute to obesity, we humans are in control of many of the other main causes of obesity in our pets.…
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Christmas foods that are dangerous for your dog

We all love our pets. They are part of our family and we share everything with them, especially when it comes to food. The upcoming festive season comes with an abundance of indulgent foods and ingredients, including chocolates, candy canes, stuffing and nuts. Christmas is a fun time for the whole family, but not if…
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Paralysis ticks

Paralysis ticks are a life-threatening parasite affecting dogs and cats. Although not found in the Camden area, your animal can pick them up when visiting a tick area. They are prevalent in bushy, long grassed and sea-side areas, making dogs that take trips to the coast at the highest risk. (more…)
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