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Veterinarian Dr. Alex Avery, the founder of Our Pets Health, shares his years of pet health experience with you in this weekly Q&A podcast. Each week he answers your dog and cat health questions so you can better understand the options open to you should your pet become sick or injured, understand why certain pet health recommendations are made and how they can contribute to keeping your dog or cat as healthy as possible as well as learn how to be better prepared when it comes to optimizing their health so your pet can live as healthy and happy a life as possible. By understanding all of the options open to you when it comes to treating your pet, knowing the signs of disease to look out for, learning about the monitoring required when a pet is under treatment and finally discovering all of the ways you can keep your pet healthy you will be better able to make fully informed decisions, in discussion with your dog and cat's personal vet. This podcast is a must listen for every dog and cat owner who wants the best for their pet!

Veterinarian Dr. Alex Avery, the founder of Our Pets Health, shares his years of pet health experience with you in this weekly Q&A podcast. Each week he answers your dog and cat health questions so you can better understand the options open to you should your pet become sick or injured, understand why certain pet health recommendations are made and how they can contribute to keeping your dog or cat as healthy as possible as well as learn how to be better prepared when it comes to optimizing their health so your pet can live as healthy and happy a life as possible. By understanding all of the options open to you when it comes to treating your pet, knowing the signs of disease to look out for, learning about the monitoring required when a pet is under treatment and finally discovering all of the ways you can keep your pet healthy you will be better able to make fully informed decisions, in discussion with your dog and cat's personal vet. This podcast is a must listen for every dog and cat owner who wants the best for their pet!
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Veterinarian Dr. Alex Avery, the founder of Our Pets Health, shares his years of pet health experience with you in this weekly Q&A podcast. Each week he answers your dog and cat health questions so you can better understand the options open to you should your pet become sick or injured, understand why certain pet health recommendations are made and how they can contribute to keeping your dog or cat as healthy as possible as well as learn how to be better prepared when it comes to optimizing their health so your pet can live as healthy and happy a life as possible. By understanding all of the options open to you when it comes to treating your pet, knowing the signs of disease to look out for, learning about the monitoring required when a pet is under treatment and finally discovering all of the ways you can keep your pet healthy you will be better able to make fully informed decisions, in discussion with your dog and cat's personal vet. This podcast is a must listen for every dog and cat owner who wants the best for their pet!

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Episodes

Banish Parasites (and eliminate itching)! | #010

4/16/2019
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The dog and cat health topics covered today are: The causes of bloody diarrhea (01:34), The safety of Bravecto and Nexgard + the alternatives (05:51), The causes of itchy ears (10:47), What to do when your dog has an allergic reaction (15:25), and How to stop your dog licking you (19:33)

Duration:00:24:31

Clean That Wound (and diarrhea mess)! | #009

4/9/2019
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This week's show tackles: The causes of sudden sneezing in dogs (01:54), The safety and flexibility of gabapentin to treat pain (06:16), The best way to keep wounds clean (11:36), The best food to feed a dog after suffering from a bout of colitis diarrhea (17:09), Eye ulcer causes, treatment and old dog care (22:58)

Duration:00:30:39

CBD + other Witchcraft (or do they really work)?! | #008

4/2/2019
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This weeks show is all about: Using CBD oil to treat epilepsy in dogs (02:31), Rescue remedy in a stressed, anxious cat (08:24), The best grains to feed your dog (14:47), Heart disease in cats (19:21), and How to apply eye medication in your pet (26:05)

Duration:00:31:41

Hidden Illness? Failing organs, blindness and sleeping with your dog | #007

3/26/2019
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On today’s episode I talk all about the pet health topics of: (01:04) Vaccine side-effects, (04:36) The causes of sudden blindness in a dog, (09:25) The silent impact of kidney and liver problems, and how they can be so well treated, (13:17) Is it ok for a dog to sleep with you under the duvet and finally (15:11) What can be done for a cat who is sneezing, has a runny nose and eye discharge?

Duration:00:18:37

Raw dangers and breeding mutant dogs! | #006

3/19/2019
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This weeks pet health questions are all about: (01:15) The treatment of kennel cough in dogs, (04:35) Anal gland problems in cats, (09:45) How to help a stressed-out male cat, (14:14) My thoughts on line breeding in pedigree dogs. (18:46) And finally Are raw diets safe for dogs and cats?

Duration:00:23:37

Can't Pee? Blocked bladders, ruptured cruciates and overnight pet care (DAA 005)

3/12/2019
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On today’s episode I answer the pet health questions: (01:07) Why did my cat develop a urinary blockage? (05:33) Can a brace help after cruciate ligament rupture? (10:28) What should I feed my cat? (15:21) My cat has kidney failure and needs IV fluids but my vet doesn’t have overnight care. What are my options? (21:00) And finally, is it OK for a puppy to have an anti-rabies injection at the age of 2 months?

Duration:00:24:38

It's disgusting! Spraying cats, aggression and itchy skin | #004

3/5/2019
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On today’s episode, I answer the pet health questions: (01:17) How can I cut my cats claws when he is becoming upset and aggressive? (06:50) How can I stop my cat peeing outside his litterbox and on my clothes instead? Why is my cat peeing on my couch and what can I do to stop it? (13:33) How can I treat my dog with skin allergies? (22:05) I have moved and am wondering how to find a vet that is honest and not too expensive? (25:36) My cat grunts when relaxed and snores when sleeping. Should...

Duration:00:28:19

Is this mass cancer? Bladder stones, dog incontinence and Benadryl | #003

2/18/2019
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On today’s episode, I answer the pet health questions: (01:11) What is causing my dog’s bladder stones? (05:55) Can I give my dog Benadryl to treat her anxiety? (10:23) What is the best treatment for hormonal urinary incontinence in dogs? (12:22) Are these lumps mammary cancer? (15:40) Should I take my gagging cat to the vet?

Duration:00:19:06

Feeling anxious? Dog marijuana, seizures, phobias + puppy biting | #002

2/18/2019
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This weeks pet health questions are: (01:25) My dog has developed really bad anxiety and severe phobias of noise, people and strange objects. It’s getting worse, what should I do? (06:27) How can I stop my puppy biting me? (10:32) When should I vaccinate my young puppy, what vaccines does he need and what else will he require? Also, can the rabies vaccine cause rabies? (13:39) What health problems will my cat face and what precautions should I take for my cat? (16:33) and finally, does...

Duration:00:20:25

The Beginning - rashes, vomiting and no money! | #001

2/18/2019
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In this very first episode of the Dr. Alex Answers Show I answer the pet health questions: (01:10)How long should I give heartworm prevention tablets for? (04:02) What dose of vaccine should I give to my small dog? (06:06) My dog is really unwell but I have no money for the vet, what should I do? (08:18) What is my dog’s rash + what should I do? (11:36) And finally, why is my dog vomiting at night when he otherwise seems completely normal? Show notes at http://dralexanswers.com

Duration:00:14:22