spot-on treatment

Adverse Reactions to Spot-on flea and tick

Adverse reactions to spot-on flea and tick products can be an issue. Even though Spot-on flea and tick products for dogs and cats have greatly improved the safety and convenience of controlling external parasites on our pets. Using pesticides that are many degrees less toxic and frequently more effective than the organophosphate or carbamate dips and sprays of the past, …

Itching and Allergy in Dogs

Itching and Allergy in Dogs can be attributed to a few reasons. Coping with an itchy pet can be an extremely frustrating experience for a pet owner and can truly test the limits of the human-animal bond. Persistent scratching and chewing by a dog can also result in open wounds to the skin and pain to your pet. The following information is …

heartworm disease

What is heartworm disease? Heartworm disease is a serious and potentially fatal disease in pets in the United States and many other parts of the world. It is caused by foot-long worms (heartworms) that live in the heart, lungs and associated blood vessels of affected pets. This can cause severe lung disease, heart failure and damage to other organs in …

Allergy testing

allergy testing, lytle veterinary clinic

Allergy testing can be done at Lytle Veterinary Clinic. Allergy Testing at Lytle Veterinary Clinic.  Every allergy case is unique. There is no magic pill for itchy pets. There are many options for short-term solutions to help control allergic disease signs in your patients. Immunomodulatory drugs target proteins with more wide-reaching impacts upon the body than just the causation of itch. …