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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.


Do I Really Need to Trim My Dog’s Nails?

If trimming your dog’s nails is a dreaded chore, you may be questioning whether or not it’s an entirely necessary part of their regular grooming routine. Many pet parents just don’t...

Posted: August 31, 2023

    Does My Dog Have an Ear Infection?

    Canine ear infections are most commonly associated with floppy-eared dogs like beagles and cocker spaniels, but all breeds are susceptible to this often quite painful condition. At any given time,...

    Posted: August 15, 2023

      Summer Storm Anxiety? What to do About Your Dog’s Thunder Phobia

      Thunder and lightning may put a damper on your summer plans, but for some pet parents, the worst part of bad weather is struggling to console a distraught dog. If a stormy forecast sends your dog...

      Posted: July 15, 2023

        Dog’s Ear Swollen? It Might Be a Hematoma

        Is your dog suddenly shying away from ear scratches? If your dog is being protective of an ear or you notice redness and swelling, a hematoma may be to blame. Though fairly common, this condition is...

        Posted: June 29, 2023

          Can I Give My Dog Tylenol?

          If your pup is whimpering, panting, or favoring a limb, it’s likely they are experiencing discomfort. Arthritis and common injuries like sprains, ACL tears, and luxating patella can stop even...

          Posted: June 15, 2023

            Dog’s Tear Duct Sticking Out? It’s Cherry Eye

            Notice a smooth, bright red or pink bulge in the inner corner of your dog’s eye? Your pup is experiencing a prolapsed nictitating gland, more commonly known as cherry eye. This condition is...

            Posted: May 31, 2023

              Hypoallergenic Dogs Don’t Exist

              Dog allergies are pretty common — around 20% of people experience some level of reaction when they come into contact with pups. Allergy sufferers who want to add a dog to their family are...

              Posted: May 15, 2023

                Why Is My Dog Not Eating?

                Meal time is most dogs’ favorite part of the day (second only to seeing their humans come through the door). If your pup has suddenly lost interest in eating, it’s a strong indicator that...

                Posted: April 15, 2023