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Obesity in your pets & Why is fat bad for you? For years we thought of fat as being excess baggage, the excess weight mechanically weighed down on joints and the spine causing (or accelerating) joint surface deterioration and eventually...
Posted on 28-03-2017More
How to help your pet suffering from a joint condition? Dr Megan Kelly is hosting Self-help workshops around South Africa.  You will learn how to help your pets who suffer from muscle and bone related conditions. The two main goals in managing pets with...
Posted on 04-07-2016More
Know the signs of Arthritis in pets Don’t let your cat or dog suffer from stiffness or joint pain this winter. Hill’s Prescription Diet j/d is a completely balanced food clinically proven to reduce the symptoms of arthritis in as...
Posted on 28-05-2016More
Stem Cell Technology for our pets Stem Cell therapy is at the leading edge of treatment for osteoarthritis, tendon and ligament damage for both humans and animals. This therapy has been shown to be effective in up to 95% of patients...
Posted on 13-03-2016More
Hydrotherapy for your dog or cat Pet Wellness Worx shares with us information regarding your pet and their weight loss needs and how Hydrotherapy could benefit them in the nicest possible way. Being overweight is a marker for...
Posted on 31-08-2015More
How to understand if your pet is experiencing pain? “Oh, he’s fine! He is not crying or anything, he is just getting old and slowing down I guess” says the pet owner to the vet about their geriatric doggie. Have you ever dropped a heavy object on...
Posted on 19-07-2015More
Put a spring in your pet’s step this winter Has your pet lost its bounce this winter? It may be suffering from arthritis. This painful joint disease is the most common cause of chronic pain in dogs and affects two-thirds of cats 12 years and...
Posted on 31-05-2015More
Hills Metabolic Obesity Control Hyperadiposity Fat Pets are Sad Pets. Learn how to help them today On 4 September 2013 PetHealthCare.co.za attended a very interesting talk about research done on Pet Obesity & Metabolism by Dr Todd L. Towell, Senior Manager, Scientific Communications from Hill’...
Posted on 15-09-2013More
Managing osteoarthritis in dogs and cats Arthritis is the most common cause of chronic pain in adult dogs and affects two-thirds of older cats.  ~  Article courtesy of Hill’s Pet Nutrition When protective cartilage wears away, joints...
Posted on 16-06-2013More