Treating your pet for fleas & worms icon

Treating Your Pet for Fleas & Worms

Learn more about the importance of regular treatments for fleas and worms
Helping an Itchy Pet icon

Helping an Itchy Pet

Click here to learn more about helping an itchy pet
dogs-heart-disease icon

Heart Disease in Dogs

Click here to learn more about heart disease in dogs
kidney-disease cat icon

Kidney Disease in Cats

Click here to learn more about kidney disease in cats
ear-infections cat dog icon

Ear Infections (otitis externa)

Click here to learn more about otitis externa
Pain Management icon

Pain Management

Is your pet in pain? Click here for information on how you can help them

Heart Disease in Dogs

In most dogs, heart disease is usually a relatively slow, gradual disease that is lifelong. Treatment can help control the signs and slow the progression of disease.

Signs of heart disease can include:

  • Breathing more quickly when resting or asleep
  • Difficulty breathing - Coughing
  • Lack of energy - Difficulty exercising
  • Loss of appetite – Weight loss
  • Fainting / Collapsing

What to do if you think your dog might be suffering from heart disease

Please call your vet straight away for advice.