Wellness Exam

What should I expect at my pet’s wellness exam? Regular wellness exams allow your veterinarian to evaluate your pet’s general health and become aware of any health problems before they become serious illnesses. Since your pets cannot speak for themselves, you must rely on at-home observations and regular physical examinations by a veterinarian to assess their health. Your veterinarian may …

Dental Health

SMILE! It’s still “Dental Month” at Stoney Creek Veterinary Hospital! So, what do heart valve, lung, trachea, kidney, bone, sinus, eye, and gingival infections all have in common? They can all be caused by dental disease. Chronic dental disease leads to gum erosion, exposure of tooth roots, and bleeding gums. As gums bleed, the infection can become systemic and travel …