Skip to Main Content

Pet Care Tips

Our Mooresville vets are passionate about helping pet parents provide the very best care for their furry friends. In our blog, you will find helpful tips and advice for keeping your pets happy and healthy.

Book Appointment

Osteoarthritis in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Osteoarthritis in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Osteoarthritis is a progressive, degenerative condition in dogs that becomes more severe over time. Although there is no cure for this painful condition, symptoms can often be successfully managed to help your dog enjoy a good quality of life as they continue to age with OA.

Read more

ACL in Dogs - What is it and how is it treated?

ACL in Dogs - What is it and how is it treated?

ACL injuries are very common in dogs and can be very painful. Our Mooresville vets will explain what an ACL injury is and what possible treatment options are there to fix it.

Read more

Parainfluenza in Dogs

Parainfluenza in Dogs

Canine parainfluenza virus (CPIV) is a highly contagious ribonucleic acid virus that causes respiratory illness in dogs all over the world. Today, our Mooresville vets lay out the symptoms and causes of parainfluenza in dogs and how to treat it.

Read more

Top 5 Benefits of Pet Wellness Plans

Top 5 Benefits of Pet Wellness Plans

Are you wondering why more and more pet parents are signing up for wellness plans? Today, our Mooresville vets share some of the benefits of wellness plans for your beloved canine companion or feline friend.

Read more

Dog Tooth Extraction: What to Expect & Aftercare

Dog Tooth Extraction: What to Expect & Aftercare

In some situations when your dog's tooth is broken or decayed beyond repair, an extraction will be necessary to stop the infection and allow your dog's mouth to heal. Here, our Mooresville vets explain what you can expect if your dog is getting a tooth removed. 

Read more

Gingivitis in Cats - Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Gingivitis in Cats - Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Proper oral care is important for your cat. If their teeth are not cleaned regularly your cat can develop gum diseases like gingivitis. Our Lake Norman at Mooresville Animal Hospital vets can provide information on gingivitis in cats, its signs, causes, and treatments.

Read more

Common Cat Dental Problems

Common Cat Dental Problems

Dental problems can cause your cat significant pain, and lead to other health issues. Today, our Mooresville veterinary team explains how to spot dental health problems in your cat, what the most common dental diseases are in cats, and how these issues can be prevented or treated.

Read more

TTA Surgery for Cruciate Ligament Rupture

TTA Surgery for Cruciate Ligament Rupture

If your dog is about to get TTA surgery or has just had the surgery you more than likely have a lot of questions about the procedure and the recovery process. Today our Mooresville vets can explain TTA surgery.

Read more

How to Spot and Prevent Periodontal Disease in Dogs

How to Spot and Prevent Periodontal Disease in Dogs

Periodontal disease can negatively impact your dog's overall health as well as their dental health, but what is periodontal disease in dogs, and how can you prevent it? Today our Mooresville vets explain how you can help to keep your dog's mouth healthy. 

Read more

C-Section for Dogs: Everything You Should Know

C-Section for Dogs: Everything You Should Know

It can be amazing when your dog gives birth but what if she needs a c-section. In this post, our Mooresville vets will tell you everything you need about c-sections for your dog. 

Read more

Page 1 of 9

New Patients Welcome

Lake Norman at Mooresville Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Our veterinarians are passionate about improving the health of cats, dogs and exotic pets. Book your pet's first appointment today.

Contact Us

(704) 664-4087