Every two weeks, our Weldon Spring veterinarians share helpful tips and advice to help you keep your pets healthy and happy!

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Can cats have asthma?

Can cats have asthma?

Asthma in cats is often an allergic reaction to inhaled allergens and affects approximately 1-5% of cats. Do you think your cat may be having an asthma attack? Our Weldon Spring vets share some of the most common symptoms of this condition, and how it can be treated. 

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Internal Medicine Conditions in Dogs

Internal Medicine Conditions in Dogs

Many pet owners are unaware that veterinary medicine has specialists. And, as with human medicine, there are numerous specialties for pets. One of them is internal medicine. An internist is a board-certified specialist in veterinary internal medicine. Our Weldon Spring vets explain.

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Do kittens teethe?

Do kittens teethe?

Cats, like people, have baby teeth that fall out before their permanent teeth emerge. In today's post, our Weldon Spring veterinarians explain kitten teething and how you can help.

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Neutered Male and Spayed Female Dogs: What You Should Know

Neutered Male and Spayed Female Dogs: What You Should Know

There are many health and behavioral benefits to spaying or neutering your dog. Today, our Weldon Spring vets explain more about spaying or neutering, and how it can benefit your puppy.

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C-Sections for Dogs

C-Sections for Dogs

Emergency c-sections can be performed if a dog is in labor, but in some cases, an elective c-section may be recommended if your pooch faces an increased risk of complications. Today, our Weldon Spring vets look at how to tell if your dog needs a c-section.

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How to Treat Cat Gingivitis

How to Treat Cat Gingivitis

Dental problems in cats can be very painful. As many as 85 percent of cats over the age of three have some form of dental disease, and Gingivitis is the beginning stage of periodontal disease. With sufficient care, this stage is reversible, and our Weldon Spring vets will help you get there.

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FVRCP Vaccine for Cats

FVRCP Vaccine for Cats

At Tender Care Animal Hospital our vets believe that prevention is the key to helping your cat live a long and healthy life. That's why our Weldon Spring vets recommend that all cats receive the FVRCP vaccine. Here's how the FVRCP protects your cat's health.

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The Pros and Cons of Breeding Dogs

The Pros and Cons of Breeding Dogs

Breeding a dog is a serious business, and not to be taken lightly. Our Weldon Spring vets list some of the ins and outs of breeding a dog in this post.

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Why Vet Checkups for Dogs and Cats are Important

Why Vet Checkups for Dogs and Cats are Important

Annual exams for your dog or cat allow your veterinarian to monitor your pet's health, check for early signs of disease, and provide preventive treatments to help protect your pet against potentially life-threatening conditions. Today, our Weldon Spring vets explain the benefits of preventive care for pets. 

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Cat Hernia Surgery

Cat Hernia Surgery

Cat hernias generally aren't serious and can be repaired with surgery if spotted early. Today, our Weldon Spring vets describe different types of hernias in cats and offer insight into what you can expect if your cat has hernia surgery.    

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