Your pet is a member of the family. They’re our best friends, roommates, dinner dates and often our favorite companions for adventures. But, unlike other members of your family, your pet can’t tell you when something’s wrong or that they’re unwell. So, how do you know when it’s time to seek medical attention? Is your pet really sick, or are they just being moody? Are they limping due to a sprain, or is there an underlying infection? Are these possible symptoms something I should monitor, or does my pet need immediate emergency care?
When assessing your pet’s health and/or illness, a good rule of thumb is to always watch for any dramatic behavioral shifts. Contact your veterinarian if you notice any of the following signs, especially if they last more than one or two days:Read more »