Blog: Dog

Dog Skin Care

Dog Skin Care

Skincare is an important part of your dog’s health. The skin is the largest and one of the most important organs of your dog’s body. It forms a barrier to protect your dog’s body from infections, parasites, and the elements and maintains the body’s internal environment. Therefore, maintaining healthy, normal...

Dog Microchipping

Microchipping a Dog

A microchip is a permanent method of electronic identification. The chip itself is very small and is implanted subcutaneously (just under the skin) between the shoulder blades at the back of your pet's neck. Each chip has a unique number that is detected using a microchip scanner. The owner’s information...

Overweight Dog Help

Dogs that are overweight are something that we see often at Torbay Road Animal Hospital. Dogs that are overnourished lack the ability to exercise. Dogs that have a tendency to retain weight are the most at risk of becoming obese. It is important to keep your dog at an ideal...

Dog Emergency Vet

An emergency can be defined as a sudden and unexpected condition requiring immediate care.