Ark Animal Hospital

18432 N. Cave Creek Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85032

(602)788-3445

arkanimalhospital.co

Xylitol Toxicosis

What is Xylitol?Xylitol is a white, crystalline sugar alcohol that is used as a sugar substitute sweetener in many products. In the United States, the use of x ...

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Ice or Ice Water Does Not Cause Bloat

Neither ice nor ice water will cause stomach spasms in a dog that lead to bloat - "the mother of all emergencies."No matter what veterinarians say, a 2007 emai ...

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Pacemakers

Why Would my Pet Need a Pacemaker?Normally, the heart sends a repetitive electrical signal through its muscle cells, which stimulates the muscle to contract an ...

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Canine Influenza

The spring 2015 Chicago-based outbreak of canine influenza is a strain called H3N2, whereas this article is about a milder strain called H3N8. The vaccine for ...

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Flabbalanche! Obesity Impacts Pets, Too

How did we get into this sad and expansive state of affairs? In some respects, we are victims of our own successes and technological advances. Our excesses come ...

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Facial-recognition apps scout lost pets

Photo by Joanna Cox Roxy, a 10-year-old shiba inu, was lost for five days last summer when she bolted during a thunderstorm. Owner Steve Cox credits a facial-r ...

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