Entries by Ashland Animal Hospital

February is National Pet Dental Health Month

Oral Health is very important for the comfort and longevity of our pets. Periodontal disease (gum inflammation and infection) is the most prevalent disease in dogs and cats. Studies indicate that significant periodontal disease left untreated can cut an average of two years off a pet’s life. Untreated oral disease is more than just bad […]

Animal Chiropractics at Animal Medical Hospital

by Animal Medical Hospital staff Animal chiropractics is a field of veterinary care that focuses on the preservation of health and treatment of the neuromuscular-skeletal system.  Chiropractic treatment and manipulation has both direct and indirect affects on the nervous system.  The spine is a complex framework of bones (vertebra), ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves.  If […]