If you feel hot, your dog is hotter. If you are thirsty, your dog is thirstier. Dogs are unable to sweat. They have some sweat glands on their foot pads, but otherwise they depend on panting to cool their body.
The most common form of dental disease in pets, periodontal disease affects most pets over the age of three. Prevention and early detection are crucial, because periodontal disease can lead to more advanced health complications affecting vital organs, such as the liver, kidneys, and heart.
At the forefront of excellence in veterinary medicine, the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is the only organization that accredits companion animal veterinary practices in the United States and Canada.