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A happy dog being groomed and bathed

Regular grooming plays an important role in our pets' overall health. Grooming and bathing services are often mistaken as just a luxury for our pets', when in fact they help maintain our pets' physical health as well as their appearance.

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What is Hyperthyroidism?

Hyperthyroidism, by definition, is the excess production and secretion of thyroid hormone (T3 and T4) by the thyroid gland. It is now considered to be the most common endocrine disorder in middle to older aged cats (average age 13 yrs). In cats, this is usually caused by a...

What is Hypoadrenocorticism?

Hypoadrenocorticism, also called Addison’s disease, is an endocrine disorder that results from a deficient production of adrenal gland hormones. The most common cause of Addison’s disease is destruction of the adrenal gland tissue by the pet’s immune...

Regular wellness care is an important part of keeping your cat happy and healthy for a long lifetime.  The doctors at College Road and Carolina Beach Animal Hospitals will develop a wellness care plan for your feline companion based on their age, lifestyle, physical condition, breed, and previous...

Exercise is as important for your dog as it is for you. Young dogs and healthy adults alike need lots of it, and even senior pets need a regular daily workout to maintain their health. The type of exercise you choose depends on the age and fitness of your dog and your own lifestyle. Dogs are adaptable...