Be Still My Heart: Recognizing Cardiac Problems in Pets

Weimaraner with head cockedPet lovers everywhere know that their furry friends’ hearts are large and loving. Our pets are capable of such unconditional, spirit-lifting love, it is only fair that we return the favor by taking care of them.

Heart disease in animals is a real problem, making it important for their caretakers to be on the lookout for signs of an issue. Recognizing cardiac problems in pets is vital so that we can intervene before things become serious.

Heart Disease in Animals

When pets have heart trouble, it differs from what comes to mind when we think of human cardiac disease. While heart attacks and strokes can happen, they are not very common in our animal friends. Continue…