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Latest News: Dog Care

dog wellness and cat health by Falls Village Vet Hospital in Raleigh NCDogs have been human companions for millennia, and they often become such an integral and loved part of our families. They entertain us, console us, greet us, keep us company, and most of all they love us  unconditionally. Our staff at Falls Village Vet Hospital understands the value or you dog, because most of us have dogs of our own! Dog care is of the utmost importance and we are here to help. See below for informative articles about caring for your dog’s health needs.


Diarrhea in Puppies: When to Worry

It’s always tough for pet parents when their puppy is feeling under the weather, but prolonged diarrhea can be life-threatening. Unlike mature dogs, with their bodily reserves of fat and...

Posted: January 31, 2023

4 Tips for Controlling Shedding

You love your furbaby, but you’re probably a bit less crazy about furry clothing, carpet, and furniture. Though some breeds of cats and dogs shed more than others, pet parents can expect at...

Posted: January 15, 2023

Why Do Dogs Howl?

Our dogs can seem pretty far removed from their wolf ancestors – that is until they throw back their heads and let out a long, doleful howl. This puzzling canine behavior can be frustrating...

Posted: December 15, 2022

Why Is My Dog Vomiting Yellow Foam?

Dog parents know that the occasional upset stomach comes with the territory. Infrequent vomiting (especially when there is an obvious cause) isn’t too worrisome, but what about when it’s...

Posted: November 30, 2022

4 Tips for Managing Separation Anxiety in Dogs

The bond between dogs and humans is thousands of years old, so it’s no wonder we’ve grown to like having each other around. Though some pups enjoy their alone time, others experience...

Posted: November 15, 2022

Do Dogs Feel Empathy?

Dogs are so much a part of the family, it’s easy to ascribe human emotions to them. But what is really behind those supportive nuzzles and knowing looks? There is a lot we still don’t...

Posted: October 15, 2022

How Much Exercise Does My Dog Need?

Whether you have a rambunctious puppy or a nap-loving senior, exercise is crucial for your dog’s physical and emotional well-being. But how much is enough? Expert recommendations range from...

Posted: September 15, 2022

What You Need to Know About Kennel Cough

Kennel cough may be the closest canine equivalent to the common cold. Though it’s not usually life-threatening, it’s an unpleasant experience that can leave your pup feeling under the...

Posted: August 15, 2022