Posts By: Dr. Dym

As a practicing veterinarian, Michael Dym has over 19 years of experience and dedication to enhancing the overall health and well-being of pets. His commitment and passion for pet health continuously drives him to learn more about the art and science of homeopathy through ongoing training and education. You can also find Dr. Dym on Google+
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Inappropriate use of aspirin may lead to unwanted side-effects

Caution! Read this before giving aspirin to your dog

(By: Dr. Dym)

Veterinarians are often asked whether it is safe to administer aspirin or similar non-steroidal anti- inflammatory (NSAID) agents like Tylenol to dogs, in order to alleviate pain and inflammation. While the accurate answer will vary (depending on the clinical situation,
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There are several ways to manage your pet's motion sickness

Cure your pet’s motion sickness for the best road trip, ever

(By: Dr. Dym)

One of the most frustrating problems encountered by animal guardians is the motion sickness experienced by many pets when traveling in the car or airplane. In many pets, motion sickness may lead to disturbing symptoms of vocalization, restlessness and panting.
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Over 80% of adult pets have some degree of periodontal disease.

Your pet’s bad breath could signal a bigger problem

(By: Dr. Dym)

One of the most common complaints that animal guardians have, especially as their pets age, is the presence of halitosis, otherwise known as bad breath. Probably the most common cause of terrible breath in dogs and cats is the presence
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Aural hematomas are fairly common in pets

Prevent a recurrence of your pet’s ear hematoma

(By: Dr. Dym)

Ear hematomas are very common clinical skin/ear complaints of dogs and cats that present to the small animal practitioner. An ear hematoma (or aural hematoma) is actually a blood filled balloon-like swelling of the ear flap(s) that is often due
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