Discovering your senior dog has cancer is always heartbreaking — even more so when you realize it’s an aggressive type like a hemangiosarcoma in dogs. Who better to lean into when wrestling with this diagnosis than a veterinarian who has walked in your shoes. Dr. Julie Buzby welcomes friend and fellow veterinarian, Dr. Erica Irish, to share her story of loving her senior dog through a canine hemangiosarcoma diagnosis
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Searching for a trusted resource on senior dog care, dog wellness, and dog health issues? As an integrative veterinarian with 20+ years of experience, Dr. Julie Buzby shares comprehensive information on canine topics you care about. From senior dog health problems like canine arthritis to everyday dilemmas like stopping a dog's nail from bleeding, no dog health topic is too big or small. Find thoughtful answers, delivered with a healthy dose of encouragement, in Dr. Buzby's award-winning dog blog.
Unsure about deer velvet supplement for dogs? You’re not alone. Dr. Julie Buzby, DVM, wrestled with that same question several years ago.
After sifting through the claims, talking with veterinary colleagues and PhDs, and pouring over the research, she shares her discoveries in this guide. What she learned may help you, too.
It happens to all dogs as they age — they slow down a bit. And while you can’t stop it from happening there are steps you can take to preserve and protect your dog’s mobility. Today, Dr. Susan Davis, author and physical therapist for animals, shares about passive range of motion exercises for your senior dog.
Natural supplement for dogs: Are they must-haves or marketing hype? As a practicing veterinarian, Dr. Julie Buzby has seen firsthand the difference natural supplements can make in the quality of her patients’ lives. But researching supplements may have you wondering whether the word “natural” is important or if it is a marketing gimmick. Discover what “natural” means and get the nitty-gritty on Dr. Buzby’s three go-to senior dog supplements. Your senior dog will thank you for it!